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Best When It Rains Poems

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When it rains
Sometimes you can't tell it's raining
until you see the puddle
Drops floating, cascading down to earth
so seemingly subtle

But far from dainty are these drops 
displacers of...

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Categories: when it rains, sea,
Form: Rhyme



PEASANTS WITH PLEASANT RAGS
You see us everywhere you go
Every corner of your street house our offspring
Every bridge in your city has become our refugee camp
We are the people...

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Categories: when it rains, morning, poverty, rain, storm, sunshine,
Form: Free verse
i'll slam this poem down your throat and you best be glad i'm giving you anything at all
i spit words much better than you
there is nothing at all that you can do
check out my spelling and my epic grammar
i'll smash your face...

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Categories: when it rains, on writing and wordsme, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Valley Of The Song
Inspiration.........Heaven knows
Slowly comes.....and quickly goes
Restless nights....forever long
In the valley of the song

Illusive notes....for the refrain
Hide like fireflies...when it rains
While the search goes on and on.....
In...

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Categories: when it rains, creation, dedication, guitar, inspiration, muse, song,
Form: Lyric
The rhythm of my body
I dance when my eyes blink
I dance to touch your soul with an indelible ink

I dance when my heart sings
I dance to give a caged...

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Categories: when it rains, dance,
Form: Rhyme



Silver Strands
Slate gray streets made even darker by cutting raindrops
Umbrellas popping up everywhere, people seeking shelter

But I stayed put, wanting to get drained with the rain,
then...

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Categories: when it rains, imagination, inspirational, people, me, metaphor, rain,
Form: Narrative
PARADOX
PARADOX
Every line has a meaning; every meaning has a line…
              We think...

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Categories: when it rains, people,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Rain
They say when it rains it pours,
and I say:     Does it ever!
For I remember such a time as that.
It was a...

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Categories: when it rains, life,
Form: Free verse
Reckless Inspiration
Oh sweet rain:
What? A siren somewhere draws nearer and nearer
Blue lights are flashing in my rear-view mirror!

Yes officer?:
What's the problem? I'm legal; what IS this...

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Categories: when it rains, funny,
Form: Couplet
An Experiment...
.... for your eyes ....

A menu for lusciously delicious lips...
Bread sticks and creamy dips,
Cold, warm, hot on your tongue.
Delicate cherries, can't eat just one.
Exquisite, dew...

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© Izzy Gumbo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: when it rains, food
Form: ABC
Spring Showers
They bring new life,
Revive the old,
Spring showers,
Wash away the snow.
These showers make me happy,
When I am sad,
They water the plants,
Both good and bad.
My favorite thing...

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Categories: when it rains, nature, rain, spring,
Form: Free verse
It Used To Be My Childhood
A sweet lilac breeze on the rain soaked wind
Memories of childhood potions made from sticks and flowers 
Rocks and water spewing forth from the rain...

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Categories: when it rains, childhood, rain, friend, rain,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Everything you are affects my weather
The clouds fill up with all your fears
Then when it rains it pours tears
Your screams cause the North wind to blow
Your sadness brings a tornado

Now...

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Categories: when it rains, lovechange,
Form: Rhyme
Where Does My Kitty Cat Go

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Where does my kitty cat go every day?
When I'm heading to school, is he getting away?
Or forgetting he musn't let strays in to play?
Where does...

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Categories: when it rains, adventure, cat, children, friendship love, funny,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member The rain and the wind
It was like the rain…
It came down, 
without warning…
Drenched my thoughts
with comfort...

It was like the wind...
It swept away
all the doubts
and all the fear...

When things get...

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Categories: when it rains, love, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Il Pleut
Il PLeut

It rains torrentially
after long drought and disorder;
it rains drenching the empathetic 
scraggy soil of the heart
it rains moistening the rocks of anger
crags of revenge...

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Categories: when it rains, rain,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member A Fond Farewell
A Fond Farewell
By
M P Walsh

I text her every day at Ten, just to say good day,
Ask how’s it going, Nana, is everything okay?
Did you sleep...

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Categories: when it rains, age, death,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member Turn Me On
Sticking your key in me
Goes straight to my battery
Then my starter starts spinning
Sending sparks to my ignition

Your gas goes into my carburetor
Causing an explosion in...

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© Bobby May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: when it rains, metaphor, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Ask the Sheep
We know knitters knit wool from skeins,
and when wet, us the wearer complains,
for our pullovers shrink,
and so this made me think,
why don't sheep ever shrink...

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Categories: when it rains, riddle,
Form: Limerick
Dripping Butter
Flip and flutter butterfly
Like a tissue in the sky
Flying through the air so high
When it rains do you stay dry
Drip and flutter butterfly

By Robb A....

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Categories: when it rains, animals, nature
Form: Rhyme
Smile some
Turn the corners around your lips
reverse your wrinkled brow 
amuse your sullen disposition 
and disapproving frown

Etch the lines that touch your eyes
the map which tell...

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Categories: when it rains, simile,
Form: Rhyme
When we were young
We run when it rains

We lie on the ground

And stare at those stars

You said its 5000 stars up there

And I was eight

And believe you of...

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Categories: when it rains, childhood, first love, friendship, girl, girlfriend,
Form: Free verse
if you crossed ELVIS with michael jackson you'd get michael presley or vice
  A BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER QUIET

‘Tis the infancy of yet another day
And I hear it crying for its bottle now
But I know the...

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Categories: when it rains, angstson, people, may, people, son, sun,
Form: Quintain (English)
My Alligator Artie
My pet alligator sits under my feet.
He waits for food to fall while I simply eat.
He likes to chase the ball and bite with his...

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Categories: when it rains, animal, child, childhood, metaphor,
Form: Alliteration
For Always
Every moment I can't see your face;
These are the days and nights when I miss you.
I ask that you stay for always,
On sunny days and...

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Categories: when it rains, adventure, care, courage, desire, devotion, emotions,
Form: Rhyme