Get Your Premium Membership

Read Poems by Maryanne Dunne

Maryanne Dunne Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below are poems written by poet Maryanne Dunne. Click the Next or Previous links below the poem to navigate between poems. Remember, Poetrysoup is an environment of encouragement and growth. Thank you.

List of ALL Maryanne Dunne poems

Best Maryanne Dunne Poems

+ Follow Poet

The poem(s) are below...



NextLast

Death Overtakes You

Death Overtakes You
 
Death overtakes you like a summer storm.
 
Suddenly,
It’s upon you.
 
Darkness covers your world...
 
Fear grips you. 
Consumes you.

 
The lightning appears.
It reveals things you did not see.
Things you forgot.
 
The thunder roars.
You hear things you did not hear.
Remembering…
 
Rain quenches;  
Washing away your sorrow and pain.
Carrying away your tears.
 
Passing...
 
The sun comes out again 
And everything is new,
and sweet,
and cool.
Memories…
 
A rainbow appears
Nestled
against the ominous backdrop of black thunderheads.
 
You are taken by the impact of the moment.
A life,
Such an awesome force,
And what it left behind…
The promise of you.
 
Mary Dunne

Copyright © Maryanne Dunne | Year Posted 2019

NextLast

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment




A comment has not been posted for this poem. Be the first to comment.



Back