Edwina Reizer

Rookie - 39 Points (12/22/1937 / LAKEWOOD, NJ)

Bird On A Wire - Poem by Edwina Reizer

Bird on a wire, up there much higher
than the poeple on the ground.
Do you observe all those you see
or stay intent on what you've found?

That sitting on a wire is just a good perch
that provides you a place to rest.
You may be joined by others of your kind
and that can't happen in a nest.

Bird on a wire, such a good flier,
it amazes me how you land.
You travel from wire to wire as if
you are making a stand
saying

'This is my place. Yours is below
and you may look up to me.
You would not trade places. Neither would I
for it's dangerous up here you see.


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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 12, 2010



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