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'cos it's raining

By aitchbrown
I wrote a wee poem this morning; 'cos it was raining. Then I decided I needed an image to go with it. That took longer than the poem to create; 'cos it was raining.

So: here they are, both; 'cos it is still raining.

Image hand held; as you can see... in the rain!

The poem doesn't have a title:

The soft rain of August
making circles on the pond.
Juicy green grass
draped with necklaces
of perfect rain gems.
Honeysuckle horns
heavy with swag,
their drenched petals
sway and sag.
Spiders sewing,
mending their webs.
Bees humming,
drinking their fill.
A blanket of lush,
promising, teasing,
reaching out
to every tomorrow.
This is my today;
my garden.
My England.
My August.
My rain.

helen xx

Tags: Rain General Flowers and plants Poetry Aitchbrown Wildlife and nature

Voters: mrswoolybill, ali63, cabbie and 14 more


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Comments


ali63 Plus
4 741 1 United Kingdom
5 Aug 2013 6:08PM
Great work,

Ali

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dark_lord Plus
12 1.8k 324 England
5 Aug 2013 7:37PM
Very nicely shot. The raindrops look great.
Simple but effective. Deserves more votes (at least it's sharpunlike a lot I'ver seen uploaded here Smile
rontear Plus
13 8 7 England
5 Aug 2013 11:55PM
Appropriate.... HelenSmile
Ron.

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