Sonya Florentino

Rookie (Manila, Philippines (residing NYC))

# # # Paper Birds (For Sandra Fowler) - Poem by Sonya Florentino

(inspired by the poem 'Paper Birds' by Sandra Fowler)

What are poems but emotions in words

What are poems but words that sing

What are poems but paper birds sailing in the wind...

© 2009 Sonya Florentino

Comments about # # # Paper Birds (For Sandra Fowler) by Sonya Florentino

  • Eyan Desir (11/28/2009 1:34:00 PM)

    Nice job....good work (Report) Reply

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  • C. P. Sharma C. P. Sharma (10/11/2009 10:03:00 PM)

    Sonya, It is succinct and sweet. One line says the whole of it.
    'What are poems but paper birds sailing in the wind...'
    Thanks a lot for sharing it.
    CP (Report) Reply

  • Sally Plumb Plumb (10/9/2009 7:33:00 AM)

    I loved Sandra's poem, your words are good, too. (Report) Reply

  • Meggie Gultiano Meggie Gultiano (10/4/2009 8:37:00 AM)

    yes, you a re right, Sonya..Love it (Report) Reply

  • Laurie Hill (10/1/2009 3:54:00 PM)

    all emotions are displayed too................ (Report) Reply

  • Sandra Fowler (10/1/2009 5:20:00 AM)

    My dear Sonya, you have captured the essence of the poem
    in a few brief lines.Your work grows in grace and beauty.
    Thank you. Shine on.


    SandraX (Report) Reply

  • Rakesh Bedi (9/30/2009 10:29:00 PM)

    Poems are all these and much more than one can capture in words/or any language....especially to the poets.....a nice one, sonya.... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Poem Edited: Tuesday, November 3, 2009

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