My Irritations, Aggravations and Inspirations

June 22, 2010 “STORM”

June 22, 2010

“STORM”

I felt the wind on my face
I heard the clamor of the leaves
In the trees with their undersides turned up
To the darkening sky
To the swirling, roiling, boiling sky

I watched the clouds gathering
I watched them cover up the sun
Until the day was as dark as the night
With the thickening clouds
With clambering, verging, merging clouds

I saw the bright lightning flash
I cringed at the electric crack
The jagged blue-white finger scorched the ground
Purple slashed ‘cross my eyes
Across my blinding, searing, tearing eyes

I felt the thunder explode
I heard its wrath affront the air
The unleashed anger of forgotten gods
Cursing with grotesque sound
With cacophonous, booming, dooming sound

I felt the rain’s silent splash
I saw its march across the field
Cascading torrents of heaven born orbs
Soaking the thirsting ground
Healing the parching, drying, dying ground

TLH 6/22/2010

Just Say’n

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2 responses

  1. And I stand in awe of you and again witnessed your wonderful talent….wonderful….I am so proud of you Cowboy….so very proud!!!

    June 22, 2010 at 2:00 am

  2. http://jingleyanqiu.wordpress.com/2010/06/22/the-celebrate-poet-of-may-award-and-more/

    one poetry award: the celebrate poet of May honorable mention,
    three general awards,
    Happy Tuesday!

    June 22, 2010 at 7:33 am

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