The clouds are laden - - full of tears.
Downcast, they slump across the skies;
engorged, while sunshine disappears
and heaven turns to grey and sighs.
God's Kingdom needs to overflow.
Then sheets of lightning flash to snap
the silhouetted scene below,
while drums rumble and cymbals clap.
When clouds can bear no more, they burst
in tears until their showers poured
on driest earth, to quench her thirst,
the wilting foliage restored.
The sun soon pierces through the rain
and clouds sail lightly once again.
Comments on this poem/writing:
|barb (22.214.171.124) -- Monday, August 25 2003, 05:50 pm|
Cap you have a way of describing things so clearly that people think we can hear and see them very nice
|Martin Vann (126.96.36.199) -- Tuesday, August 26 2003, 01:26 pm|
Beautiful work, Cap.
|Stacey (188.8.131.52) -- Tuesday, August 26 2003, 09:48 pm|
omg... what a beautiful poem. very relaxing. i just had a hard day at work and to come home and read this put a smile on my face. Thank you for sharing this.
|Capricorn (184.108.40.206) -- Tuesday, August 26 2003, 09:55 pm|
Glad you enjoyed!
|Capricorn (220.127.116.11) -- Tuesday, August 26 2003, 09:56 pm|
Thanks for your nice comment
|Capricorn (18.104.22.168) -- Tuesday, August 26 2003, 09:59 pm|
I'm so glad you enjoyed this one...I enjoyed writing it. I seem to write a lot about nature these days. Perhaps I ought to write one about tea next...Haha!!
|barb (22.214.171.124) -- Wednesday, August 27 2003, 03:04 am|
do a poem about Mothers cap lol you have such a way with words
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