As I am born

By ONEANDLONELY

The day turns to rain,

and the sky gray.

Clouds fold together;

the air becomes bitter.

Sheets of rain, turned to knives of sleet,

stab at the earth below.

And all the trees...

Stripped of their leaves...

Shiver.

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Copyright 2005 ONEANDLONELY
Published on Thursday, September 8, 2005.     Filed under: "Reflective" and "Poetry"
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  • DKultra On Sunday, December 29, 2019, DKultra (3)By person wrote:

    I can feel the gravity and inertia of what you're saying as I read that. Shorter is impactful as your poem proves.

  • NightDragon On Friday, June 15, 2007, NightDragon (5)By person wrote:

    Very Cool!

  • A former member wrote: ooo...i loved this :) it brought a smiel to my face and made me pull my sweater over my shoulders. :)

  • Fury On Thursday, September 8, 2005, Fury (23)By person wrote:

    Nice

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