Accept—No Exceptions—Accept

Good Signs Sunday

accept3It’s simple, really.
The only thing I need to do
as a parent,
my LGBT child,is accept.
Accept you
like I would if you were
short, or tall
brown eyed, green, or blue
blonde haired, or black.
My child, you aren’t broken
don’t need to be fixed.
All you need, my love
all you need is my love.

About Ono Kono

I am an outspoken straight ally and feminist Christian. I also speak out against the abuses of churches and religions.
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10 Responses to Accept—No Exceptions—Accept

  1. Beautiful!! Loving and accepting our children, nothing is more important than them KNOWING we do!

  2. Alicia Walker says:

    Beautiful.Just beautiful.

  3. felinewyvern says:

    Beautifully said.

  4. Steve Krause says:

    It’s (apostrophe) not Its. The rest is great!

  5. Pax369 says:

    How lovely. If only it were something every single parent said and felt!

  6. Tonya R. Moore says:

    Beautiful and strong. I never thought there’d be a day when I’d use these particular words to describe a poem.

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