Tanka (31 syllables)
(a bundle of joy will certainly make it an appropriate fulfillment of wealth)
from comforts of womb
father smiled remembering
of love cemented with mom
(Apologies to all good mothers.
Hank did not mean to be disrespectful)
just a little humor on a very serious subject
Haiku (17 syllables)
sustain lineage met
For Chev's Carpe Diem Special (3rd guest)
Herman van Rompuy's 2nd "inaugurate spring"
Sumana's at PU's Midweek Motif - wealth