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KimSummary of Joyas VoladorasThe essay “Joyas Voladoras” inLIT.FOR COMPOSITIONwas written by BrianDoyle, an essayist, in 2004. The title means “ flying jewels” in Spanish, and it designates thehummingbird. In this essay, Doyle begins the essay speaking about the heart of thehummingbird and ends the essay speaking about the human heart. He quotes the heart of thehummingbird, the whale, the tortoise and the other creatures to tell that all creatures havedifferent hearts, but there is something in common. It is that all have hearts. The word “heart” comes to mind in his essay. Doyle uses the comparison of a tortoise that lives for twohundred years old and the hummingbird that lives for two years, and it explains how differentmind and the way of life affect to one’s each life. He makes readers think that they havewhich type of the heart to live their life through this comparison. Doyle informs us how small