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Sonya Florentino

(Manila, Philippines (residing NYC))

# # # Footsteps (inspired by the poetry of Laurie Hill)


Because of you
I can find my way through the darkness
And know enough to follow the sound
That will lead me to a safer place

And because of you
I am never truly alone
For in my solitude
you find a way to let me know
You're still around

When I call... you answer
And in some mysterious way

I always know
You'll lead me home
Come what may

© 2009 Sonya Florentino

Submitted: Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Edited: Tuesday, October 13, 2009

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  • nomad omnia (8/3/2009 5:50:00 PM)

    This gift of yours never ceases to deliver the best of work, Sonya. Wonderful piece! N (Report) Reply

  • Naseer Ahmed Nasir (8/2/2009 9:22:00 PM)

    True poetry always makes ways through heart and mind. A beautiful tribute to an inspiring poet.........10/10.

    Naseer (Report) Reply

  • Laurie Hill (8/1/2009 6:10:00 AM)

    A beautiful poem with a wonderful spiritual feel, really lovely...and thank you for such a lovey compliment Sonya........ (Report) Reply

  • Lynda Robson (7/30/2009 10:50:00 AM)

    A beautiful poem, inspired by a poet who writes wonderful poetry too,
    10
    Lynda xx (Report) Reply

  • Duh Huh (7/29/2009 1:55:00 AM)

    This is beautiful Sonya. Yes our Laurie is a wonderful caring man and so much more :) thank you for sharing this loving tribute and your talent with us. (Report) Reply

  • Shashendra Amalshan (7/29/2009 1:30:00 AM)

    hey i v read few of Lauri Hill's poems.. he is cool writer in PH too..
    infact this is my first visit to you my dear Florescent Florentino Ma'am..
    I d say your poems are so very beautiful indeed.

    with lots of love
    shan (Report) Reply

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