Treasure Island

Autumn Winds

(July 22 1993 / Sanfrancisco, California)

A Storm Is Gathering


The calm before the break
A building electricity in the air

The howling wind is restless
Like a predator pacing a cage

Barely contained
It waits

Biding its time before
It finally strikes

The clouds are
Gathering 'round

Encircling with
An iron grip

The smell of rain
Permeates everything

A storm is gathering

Submitted: Friday, June 29, 2012

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  • Adeline Foster (11/20/2012 1:14:00 PM)

    I like well enjoyable poems that also make sense, your's do. Read mine - Mitigation -
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