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Where Birds Need Not Fly

Poetry By: Frank Tavares
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Part of a group of poems I have written recently to be compiled into a book along with some poems of a friend of mine.


Submitted:Jul 11, 2011    Reads: 24    Comments: 0    Likes: 0   


Where Birds Need Not Fly, by Frank Tavares

Buried under the soil of loneliness,

Simply a seedling waiting to grow,

I find myself reaching toward the surface

To a light that shines brighter than it does here.

Wingless under the stars of hope,

Simply a bird with clipped wings,

I find myself waiting for a plane that will never come

That would take me to a place more colorful.

Sailing on a windless sea,

Simply a sailor with no compass,

I find myself longing direction

To a place where birds need not fly.





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