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My Love

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I work part-time at a non-profit organization which provides permanent supportive housing for homeless women with mental disability.Strength-based approach is one of my favorite ways to build relationship with clients.One of the ladies who live there about a year loves to write poems.  Three months ago, she joined the poetry group which meets every Wednesday afternoon. I asked her to share her writing with me.Her writing is very good.It allows me to know where her emotional stage at.I shared with her that I started a poem four years ago, but I had never finished it.She encouraged me to finish it then she would read my poem to the group.My previous post ‘You are near!’ was the one that took me forever to finish.  Because she gave me the motivation, finally I finished writing ‘You are near!’Each week she would tell me what the topic was for the next group meeting.  She also wanted me to write one for her to read it for me in the group.So, the next topic for the meeting is Valentine…