Treasure Island

Sonya Florentino

(Manila, Philippines (residing NYC))

Real Talk

I don’t want to argue
Just for the sake of arguing
I don’t have the need
To prove anything

But if you want to talk
To reach a mutual understanding
…. Let’s begin!

Submitted: Tuesday, July 07, 2009
Edited: Sunday, August 09, 2009

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  • Ruth Walters (7/14/2009 2:49:00 PM)

    and what about all that wasted energy that you could channel in more constructive ways...yes I agree with this little poem of yours.....well written

    Ruthy (Report) Reply

  • Saadat Tahir (7/7/2009 9:02:00 AM)

    very focused and direct.....
    sometimes thats the way to go

    also shows exaspiration and a wee little bit of irritation...emotions that are best vemted

    cheers (Report) Reply

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