Sunday, November 30, 2008

One Single Impression: Welcoming


Welcoming

A planned child she was
month early conceived
practice run made good
July's child we made




Expecting a boy
we named him Festus
loved him sight unseen
every day we cooed

Seven scheduled time
hospital to come
to meet him that day
impression we make

Festus came okay
our little he was
a cute little she
home for her we made

Three score years have passed
cycles do repeat
for him her and us
grandson now she makes

welcome world we say


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Tag: One Single Impression Welcoming,
prompted today by Nancy (thank you) Genre Cookshop
Tag: Jim's OSI
Painting is easy when you don’t know how, but very difficult when you do. Edgar Dégas
The same goes for my poetry attempts (don't know how, but I enjoy it!).

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14 Comments:

At Sunday, November 30, 2008 2:52:00 AM, Blogger Mandy said...

A wee bit twee but welcoming.

 
At Sunday, November 30, 2008 4:12:00 AM, Blogger anthonynorth said...

The on-going cycles of life and happiness.
Great!

 
At Sunday, November 30, 2008 5:14:00 AM, Blogger Lisa at Greenbow said...

What a sweet story.

 
At Sunday, November 30, 2008 5:52:00 AM, Blogger SandyCarlson said...

That is a lovely cycle to contemplate!

 
At Sunday, November 30, 2008 12:46:00 PM, Anonymous Deborah Godin said...

So sweet,and life keeps going round.

 
At Sunday, November 30, 2008 12:55:00 PM, Blogger Quiet Paths said...

The circle of new life (or spiral as I like to envision it) of life. Very sweet.

 
At Sunday, November 30, 2008 2:07:00 PM, Blogger Nancy Bea Miller said...

What a cute story!

 
At Sunday, November 30, 2008 6:35:00 PM, Blogger Raven said...

Congratulations on all three! A grandchild! How wonderful!

 
At Monday, December 01, 2008 5:58:00 AM, OpenID fourwindshaiga said...

That is funny, what did you name her?

 
At Monday, December 01, 2008 12:43:00 PM, Blogger tumblewords said...

Nice story!

 
At Monday, December 01, 2008 7:09:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Ray here.

Congrats to Karen!

 
At Tuesday, December 02, 2008 11:06:00 AM, Blogger Patois said...

How wonderful the cycles of life are. Beautiful poem.

 
At Wednesday, December 03, 2008 11:36:00 PM, Blogger Beth P. said...

Aw, Jim, that's very, very sweet...thank you for this welcoming piece. Oh that each child were this wanted, this welcomed...

Thanks, as always--

 
At Friday, December 05, 2008 4:23:00 AM, Anonymous zoya gautam said...

.."A grandchild! How wonderful!"_
Congrats Jim!..

 

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