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Before the light

Kaye Locke Avatar Kaye Locke - Premium MemberPremium Member Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Before the light which was written by poet Kaye Locke. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Before the light

It’s a watercolour morning  
The sky a wash of grey    
In the gloom before sunrise  
No motion or sound, but for the  
raindrops in the river   
making broad brush circles 
that briefly touch then disappear 
subsumed by the water  
hidden by the ochre reeds  
that huddle in mock attention  
waiting for the palette  
of dawn to colour the day

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  1. Date: 7/10/2014 10:25:00 AM
    Great read Kaye, had me wishing for rainy season here in the San Francisco Bay Area. Always a friend/Poet KJ

  1. Date: 7/5/2014 1:19:00 PM
    How beautiful..love it Kaye..hugs Tim

    Locke Avatar Kaye Locke
    Date: 7/9/2014 3:14:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks Tim, glad you liked it!
  1. Date: 7/5/2014 6:17:00 AM
    that is so pretty I loved it thank you

  1. Date: 6/30/2014 1:17:00 PM
    This is smooth and delicious, Kay. Congrats on the selection. daver

  1. Date: 2/16/2010 12:43:00 PM
    colorful indeed