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The Storm

Claps of thunder, growling sighs
Crackling light spears, ruptured skies
Dark bruised smudges, jostling clouds
Wanton weaving, angry shrouds.

Water effusions, driving rain
Flooded fields, congested drains
Forcible winds, quaking leaves
Bending branches, bowing trees.

Birds are silent, shy dogs hide
Children reach for sheltering sides
Fish dive deeply, spiders curl
Senses dizzied, fearful swirls. 

Clouds are broken, grinning sun
Arching eyebrow, rainbow tongue
Storm is humbled, joyous sounds
Love runs rampart, peace abounds

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  1. Date: 7/15/2012 3:20:00 PM
    Oh I love it. You can just feel the storm and how it is after the storm. Awesome write, Michelle. Good job. Love, Toquyen

  1. Date: 7/15/2012 3:07:00 PM
    Nice poem... nice rhyming... nice mood...Terry