Simon Lawson

Tell Me - Poem by Simon Lawson

Tell me
Do birds think humans sing?
Do they say?
"Aye, wait for the murmuring of the humans"
"They sound the break of dawn"
Chatter, whistle, bellow, call, and screech
Saying to each other
"Did you hear that? "
Do birds think humans sing?
And if so
Do they listen?

Topic(s) of this poem: sing, thoughts, birds, nature

Form: Free Verse

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Genuine question turned poem. I'm sure you've all experienced something similar.

Comments about Tell Me by Simon Lawson

  • Rajnish Manga (1/30/2016 8:56:00 AM)

    I agree with you, Sabrina. We all go through a similar situation some or the other time. Lovely poem. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

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  • Fabrizio Frosini (1/30/2016 8:31:00 AM)

    mm.. I'm sending you a msg.. read it and let me know, ok? :) (Report) Reply

  • Fabrizio Frosini (1/30/2016 8:31:00 AM)

    interesting poem, Sabrina. And your note adds one more thought.. because I never asked myself that question before.. Thanks for sharing
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, January 30, 2016

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