Poem: Drought

Waiting
For the rain
There is
A pain
Of thirst
In the eyes
And sighs
Of the beholders.

Looking
On the dryness
There is
A deafness
To cries
For a break
And stake
In the weather.

Sleeping
Through the storm
There is
A swarm
Of being
For the birds
And words
Of an awakening.    

 

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