Treasure Island

Cynthia BuhainBaello

(November 17,1949 / Manila, Philippines)

Roots, Trees, and Fruits


A tree is known by its root
The source of its first life
A fruit is known by the tree
As a man is known through strife.

The root of a man is his family
The tree is the man that has grown-
The words that he writes in poetry
Show the rearing he has known.




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Copyright Cynthia Buhain -Baello
July 6,2009 Tarlac City Philippines


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'No good tree bears bad fruit, nor does a bad tree bear good fruit.
Each tree is recognized by own fruit.'

Luke 6: 43

Submitted: Sunday, July 05, 2009
Edited: Thursday, February 18, 2010

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