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  A Newborn Child
by Jill Eisnaugle
Tuesday, May 16, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.

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A poem written for a friend's baby.


A newborn child with eyes so bright
You fill the world with much delight
Your heart is kind; your smile is sweet
You are a joy to those you meet
Formed in the palm of God’s own hand
Your destiny appears quite grand
Although, your path is just begun
Your future shines, just like the sun.

 

As moments pass, your soul will grow
To learn things that you did not know
You’ll rise above; you’ll make mistakes
You’ll fall in love; your heart will break
Yet, through it all, you will remain
A link within your family’s chain
Whose bond shall strengthen over time
Despite the mountains you must climb.

 

A newborn child with eyes so bright
You are, indeed, a wondrous sight
Your skin is soft; your features small
But, you are loved by one and all
I know tears fell from cherubs’ eyes
As they embraced you with goodbyes
Before you flew from high above
To grace us with God’s gift of love.

 

© 2006 – Jill Eisnaugle’s Poetry Collection
 




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Reviewed by Subhadra Grace Bellord 3/31/2010
Jill, what a beautiful poem. Every birth is wonderful!
Reviewed by Myles Saulibio 6/14/2008
Jill,
Pleased to meet you and thank you for your gracious comments on my Golf Prayer II. I certainly enjoyed your refreshing poem and tribute to your friend's child. Nothing is so innocent and fresh as a child, to behold and befriend, trustworthy and without care. Mine turns 20 years (not months mind you...) but I can remember her birth clear as a whistle. She and her month captured the beauty of the moment, forever etched in my memory. Thanks for evoking a profound day!

Aloha and Best,
Myles
Reviewed by Dawn Anderson 3/31/2008
Simply beautiful!
Reviewed by Angela Watkins 3/21/2008
I loved this article.

It made me think about my daddy, he traveled around the world with my baby picture and I retrieved it after he died.

He had one picture and my mother had the other picture.

Angela Doreathy Glass Watkins
Reviewed by Joseph Manzo 10/5/2007
Nice work. Your poem to this buitiful little girl may be what starts her to a lifetime of enjoyment of poetry.
Reviewed by Kathy Armijo 9/8/2007
I am sharing this with my niece. It is a wonderful tribute to a child's birth.

Much love,
Kathy
Reviewed by Julie Donner Andersen 8/31/2007
Awww, Jill...*tears*....Every parent will want this framed on the nursery wall! Gorgeous baby photo....is she the honoree? Adorable!
Jools
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader) 8/7/2007
Spot on... I don't know why, but of late, when I go down town for lunch, mums and their babes ask to join me, and chat away about their child(ren)... Least I get to ask questions, like what does it feel like, fore and aft, and during..

Excellently written...
Reviewed by Angelia Vogel 5/29/2007
I love the way you capture the feelings of a mothers heart when she has a child. and every other child she may give birth to thereafter. What a lovely tribute to your friends child, she is very lucky.
Reviewed by Randall Barfield 3/15/2007
this is done excellently. i'm glad i saw it and got to read it. cheers and luck
Reviewed by Linda Hill 3/11/2007
Jill,
Beautiful tribute to your friend's baby!!!
My daughter is having a baby in July.
Her fourth!!!

Many Blessings,
~Linda
Reviewed by Rhonda Galizia 5/22/2006
How tender...how lovely...how pure...how true. I enjoyed your poetry with my whole heart, Jill. The LORD continue to bless your heart and hand. love ~ rhonda
Reviewed by Connie Hinnen Cook 5/19/2006
I love the ending on this one, Jill.
What tender thoughts!
Reviewed by Birgit and Roger Pratcher 5/18/2006
You captured the thoughts and emotions that come with a newborn child so very well, painted a wonderful picture of the blessings that come with new life,
Birgit and Roger
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 5/17/2006
Laid out a life for the little one.

Newborns smell-------GOOD.

Ron
Reviewed by Felix Perry 5/17/2006
Perfect as is the heart of the child brought into the world

Felix
Reviewed by Safi Abdi 5/17/2006
This is so wonderfull! My heart is filled with love for this wonderful child. May God keep him safe.

Safi
Reviewed by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen 5/16/2006
This reminded me of my best friends son, a beautiful write here, keep up the great work, and be blessed in the writing
God Bless
Michelle!

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Simon the Snowman

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Beside Still Waters

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Under Amber Skies

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