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by Stephen D. Rogers
Sometimes whisper to me
"I often thought if we couldn't have children‐"
But we could
The traditional course of motherhood
The first kick
The miracle of childbirth
Not because we couldn't
Originally published in Cradle Songs: An Anthology of Poems on Motherhood (Quill and Parchment Press~2012)
Winner of the 2013 International Book Award Honouring Excellence in Independent and Small Press Publishing for Best Poetry Anthology.