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Tuesday, March 03, 2009


the long sigh
of a pregnant girl
December wind
[First published in The Heron's Nest]


Blogger polona said...

ah, all the endings and beginnings and...
excellent work as always

1:23 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

a heartfelt poem

much love

3:35 PM  
Blogger Magyar said...

Such thought in the sigh.

5:52 PM  
Blogger Devika said...

Oh that should be a real sigh..

wonderful way to put it, Bill :)


5:56 PM  
Anonymous Alison said...

Oh, so nice. So many feelings in this one.

6:37 AM  
Blogger John McDonald said...

great one Bill

8:57 AM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thanks, polona, Gillena, Magyar, Devika, Alison, and John.

4:04 PM  
Blogger J. Andrew Lockhart said...

I love it- and having 4 children, I've seen that so many times. :)

10:00 PM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thanks, Andrew, for sharing that.

6:35 AM  
Blogger jem said...

Lots of story potential here, so much to wonder about. Sighs can hold so many meanings.

4:37 AM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thanks, Jem. I wrote this in December, which makes it an Advent poem, but I meant it for all pregnant girls.

9:15 AM  
Blogger indonesianegriku said...

thank's for sharing info,..!
Kerja Keras Adalah Energi Kita

5:57 AM  

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