Roland Bastien


Melody - Poem by Roland Bastien

The music lilts
Five notes - butterflies utter

A gyre brims tears
Over flowers rim

An empty shed
Twinkles - birds peer at the light


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  • (7/30/2009 4:14:00 AM)

    touching poem..........10 (Report)Reply

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  • (7/7/2009 2:36:00 PM)

    very light poem yet the use of words such as 'tears'and 'empty' give it a sad undertone...why? (Report)Reply

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  • Ashraful Musaddeq (5/14/2009 9:46:00 PM)

    Cute, stunning, & moving poem.
    10++
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  • (4/10/2009 4:25:00 AM)

    A composition of beauty and light.Thanks for sharing.
    A.
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  • (6/22/2008 10:53:00 PM)

    Very beautiful and gentle poems.... This to you is not similar, my friend. It is pleasant to me happy tears.... 10...
    Best wishes
    Tsira
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  • (6/21/2008 4:46:00 AM)

    Lovely, light, flittering butterfly-poem! (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, June 20, 2008

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 18, 2011


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