Treasure Island

Cynthia BuhainBaello

(November 17,1949 / Manila, Philippines)

Word Rainbows


Let's be thankful we are here today
Still another chance to make life better
Another card to hold and make a way
To bless and maybe comfort others

Another day to use the gift of writing
To give word rainbows to the world's skies
To touch and heal those who are hurting
Perhaps with words, wipe tears from their eyes.

Submitted: Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, November 20, 2013

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(c) Cynthia Buhain-Baello ~~~05.20.13

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  • Bri Edwards (11/20/2013 8:55:00 PM)

    love the rainbow you've provided for me, cynthia! another poet provided me with the umbrella i needed earlier.
    i liked especially eyes/skies AND it seemed to me that, even though i don't SEE a rhyme in the first stanza, there WAS a nice rhyme in the first stanza! i can't figure out why it seemed that way, but i like it. thanks for sharing and for having kind thoughts. :) bri (Report) Reply

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