José Corazón de Jesús
José Corazón de Jesús (22 November 1896 – 26 May 1932 / Santa Maria, Bulacan / Philippines)
Poet's Notes about The Poem
'Heart, What Are You? ' (1928) is a Tagalog poem written by the acclaimed Filipino poet Jose Corazon de Jesus. He compares the heart to a bell and a clock, among other things, in the most insightful, poetic way.