David Wood

Gold Star - 11,709 Points (07 April 1950 / London)

Clouds - Poem by David Wood

From spring's soft cape gently blows wandering clouds.
Cool winds create billowing wisps in gentle airs
Casting moving shadows in green fields below.
And in fields of golden corn prickly ears do blow.

To large towering clouds, cumulonimbus, spiralling,
Swirling, growing rain clouds getting heavy, ready
To drop their contents onto the earth below. Hail,
Thunder and lightning. A spring festival of rain.

No more deep shadows of winter, Snow clouds now gone,
A distant memory of snow and cold days and even colder
Nights where sheep stood frozen in fields of frigid earth
Now give way to warmer dryer days, this start of spring's birth.

Comments about Clouds by David Wood

  • Amitava Sur Amitava Sur (11/20/2013 10:43:00 PM)

    well described poem, praising the clouds who bring smile and give the msg. of removal of the withering cold. (Report) Reply

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  • Heather Wilkins Heather Wilkins (6/11/2013 11:44:00 AM)

    nicely worded poem David. no more deep shadows of winter snow clouds now gone, means spring is in the air. nice (Report) Reply

  • Patti Masterman (5/30/2013 6:11:00 PM)

    You have a way with words. A nice way. (Report) Reply

  • Aftab Alam Khursheed Aftab Alam Khursheed (4/10/2013 12:40:00 PM)

    A nice poem indeed read and try to steal the idea Mr.DAVID as I am busy to compose Cloud Gatherer (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, May 16, 2013

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