Rainy Bayou

Thunder reverberates
Against an anxious World.
Hush your mind.
Gaze and listen.

Rain settles
On the earth.
A thirsty soul is quenched.
For now.

“Rain, rain, don’t go away.
Come and play with me ev’ry day.”
Silly girl, I cannot stay.
Gaze and listen while I’m away.

©2013 Stacy Allbritton