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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

Copyright © | Year Posted 2010




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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
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Date: 7/5/2014 1:19:00 PM
How beautiful..love it Kaye..hugs Tim
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Kaye Locke
Date: 7/9/2014 3:14:00 AM
Thanks Tim, glad you liked it!
Date: 7/5/2014 6:17:00 AM
that is so pretty I loved it thank you
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Date: 6/30/2014 1:17:00 PM
This is smooth and delicious, Kay. Congrats on the selection. daver
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Date: 2/16/2010 12:43:00 PM
colorful indeed
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