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A CRY FOR CONCEPTION

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A CRY FOR CONCEPTION

In her safe womb
she carries me
from place to place; 
I hear her love-filled words 
I hear her fast heartbeat and feel
her caring hands warmer
than the spring's breeze...
sheltering me from the cold!


Anytime someone punches 
her belly, I turn aside to avoid injury...
whose hands are doing much harm?
I cry for conception, 
yearning to be born into the bright world;
mom, protect me from all danger,
from those violent hands that try to kill me
without regard for this unborn life! 


Before you go to sleep,
sing me a short lullaby as if praying,
" Sleep well, sweet baby....mom loves you as angels do! "
When I'm big enough,
I would love to hear a fairy tale,
but 'till then imagine me falling asleep, dreaming of the day
when you'll hear my first scream...I'll finally break free
from this dark and confined realm! "



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  1. Date: 6/1/2013 2:11:00 PM
    CONGRATS!!! love ~SKAT~

  1. Date: 6/1/2013 9:42:00 AM
    Andrew, Congratulations on your sweet awesome free verse win.... you poem rocks... :-) Linda

  1. Date: 6/1/2013 4:00:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win Andrew xx

  1. Date: 10/19/2012 1:00:00 AM
    beautiful

  1. Date: 10/16/2012 12:39:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win in the "Unborn Babies Dream" contest Andrew. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 10/15/2012 12:04:00 PM
    Many congrats Andrew on winning the contest, "Unborn babies dream" by Linton. Best wishes - Hitendra Mehta

  1. Date: 10/15/2012 11:16:00 AM
    Congrad's on your winning write. Light & Love

  1. Date: 10/15/2012 8:52:00 AM
    Lovely write! Congrats on your win!

  1. Date: 10/14/2012 8:57:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win friend Andrew. Hugs! **Maria**

  1. Date: 10/14/2012 7:52:00 PM
    congratulations on your win. Well done, nice take on this poem. lee

  1. Date: 10/14/2012 7:34:00 PM
    ANDREW, congratulations with your deep and wonderful win in THE SCRIBE'S "Unborn Babies Dream" contest. Have yourself a good night~ PD

  1. Date: 10/14/2012 11:48:00 AM
    Congrats on your Victory! The vision of being protected from violence, while being in the womb! The dream was to make it through! Powerful and Original!