Dave Pass


Rain


Rain can come in torrents in showers or in spots
It fills the streams and rivers in dribbles or in lots
It soaks into the thirsty ground and makes the flowers grow
It’s fairly warm in summertime but in winter we have snow

Sometimes the sky becomes so dark we think it’s nearly night
But when we see a rainbow we know that it’s alright
A rainbow tells us that quite soon the sun will come again
The paths will dry, the birds will fly, until we have more rain

Submitted: Monday, October 14, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Written for my daughter when at school

Comments about this poem (Rain by Dave Pass )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Deep Within, Lilly Emery
  2. State Of Terror, Naveed Akram
  3. صرخة ألم, Sossi Khachadourian
  4. chibok girls, ademola oluwabusayo
  5. Inaudible Words, Naveed Akram
  6. Russell's Loss, Paul Hartal
  7. Truth Lies - Kid's Stuff -howtobuilddefe.., sEaN nOrTh
  8. The Man I Met, Buxton Shippy
  9. The Penance Of Unguarded Selfishness., Bazi alis Subrata Ray
  10. Plants Hurt, Naveed Akram

Poem of the Day

poet Percy Bysshe Shelley

We are as clouds that veil the midnight moon;
How restlessly they speed, and gleam, and quiver,
Streaking the darkness radiantly!--yet soon
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Jessie Mackay

 
[Hata Bildir]