Treasure Island

Marites C. Cayetano

(Philippines)

Birds On The Wires


Birds on the wires
though I know not your name
are you there to tell me
that spring will soon come?

Birds on the wires
though I know not your name
have you already chosen the tree
where you will make a nest
for your eggs?

Birds on the wires
can you see me from there?

How I wish
I have wings like you
so I can fly high enough
to see from above
the beauty of life
below.

Submitted: Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Edited: Friday, March 09, 2012

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