Sonny Rainshine

100 Fireflies - Poem by Sonny Rainshine

He stayed up half the night
collecting one hundred fireflies in a mason jar.
Just before midnight he unscrewed the lid
and released them inside the screen porch.
Next door a man leaps high and says to his wife:
Oh! Magic!

Comments about 100 Fireflies by Sonny Rainshine

  • Michael Gale (1/14/2009 5:00:00 PM)

    Cute poem. Cute Nom De Plume or handle.

    God bless all poets-MJG.
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  • (11/3/2007 7:32:00 AM)

    Loved this one too; brought a big smile to my face. Great poem. Bob (Report) Reply

  • john tiong chunghoo (6/18/2006 10:44:00 AM) this. (Report) Reply

  • (6/10/2006 8:56:00 PM)

    this is so refreshing sonny! Put a big ol grin on my face! Thank you!
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  • (6/5/2006 6:36:00 AM)

    this one gave me an idea on how to surprise someone...which makes me think...where in the city do I find fireflies? ? ? (Report) Reply

  • (4/29/2006 9:05:00 PM)

    Magic, indeed!
    What a wonderful image you have created here.
    It will be summer, soon....yes?

    Thanks, Bill.
    Sandra, smiling
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 29, 2006

Poem Edited: Monday, May 15, 2006

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