Treasured – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

5 Lines – Baby Boy



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Sperm and egg
gametes and zygote
the arch of her back and the deep moan,
we writhed elated and glazed
and treasured that baby boy.

©Paul Vincent Cannon




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24 responses to “Treasured – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

  1. Begat = a few minutes
    Raising = 18 years (minimum)
    Takes a lot of time, energy and love to raise a child.


  2. You did well with 5 lines

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  3. Treasures are delightful to have…and make. Thanks for sharing your lines.

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  4. That was short but effective. 😉


  5. Ennle Madresan

    I have to go with “brilliant” too–and sensual.

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  6. Awesome Paul! Truly unique mix of sacredness and physical. Thank you!

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  7. lync56



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  8. Hélène - Willow Poetry

    Wow, a love baby, moans and all. Delightful poem Paul.

    Liked by 2 people

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