Join Free! | Login    
Happy 4th of July!
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!


Featured Authors:  Nordette Adams, iBurton Pines, iRoxanne Bland, iSteve Kerr, iC Schutter, iSheri Hoff, iTina Tessina, i

  Home > Nature > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Dawn Huffaker

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Books
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· Blog
· Messages
· 51 Titles
· 132 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Apr, 2008

Dawn Huffaker, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Featured Book
Winston's Kingdom [Winston Trilogy Book III] eBook
by Stan Law (aka Stanislaw Kapuscinski)

Last book of the Winston Trilogy, preceded by "One Just Man" and "Elohim - Masters and Minions"...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Books by Dawn Huffaker
Rain Scents
by Dawn Huffaker
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Dawn Huffaker
•  Blushing, Baby Blossoms
•  Morning Delight
•  The Storm
•  On a Clear Night
•  Illusion
           >> View all 44

Rain has a scent that's all its own.

Rain Scents


Lightning zags.

Thunder claps.

Clouds are dark

With promise.


Rain splashes dimples –

Tickling the earth.

Rain caresses trees –

With an old friend’s touch.

Rain cleans flower faces –

Like Mom did

After a day of play.


Wind stirs the fresh air

Mixing these scents

In to a unique perfume

So rare and prized.


Desert, mountain,

Coastal or plain,

Each rain scent

Brings a memory

Of summer to life,

And carries one

Home again.


2008 © Dawn L. Huffaker

All Rights Reserved.




Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!

Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!

Reviewed by Axilea MU
Love the apparent simplicity of the poem that reveals multifaceted imagery. A heartening feeling of warmth.

Reviewed by Gwen Dickerson
Beautiful poem -- almost spiritual in its composition!
Reviewed by Phyllis Jean Green
Your images sing! Make us feel and hear and smell. . .S E E.
Thank you!! 'Pea' <3
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
I agree. Rain has a scent of renewal that is most refreshing and healing. Thank you for sharing this offering, Dawn. Love and best wishes to you,

Reviewed by Liana Margiva
Beautiful, I love it!!!!!!!!!!! Liana Margiva
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo
This magnificent piece flows like the ocean tides and carries such promise to all....

Be always safe,
Reviewed by John Flanagan
Lovely natural images and fine, warm ideas. I like this very much.
Reviewed by Edwin Hurdle
Hi Dawn,this is a very beautiful poem that points out the joy of rain through images that you've created.Well done.take care

Popular Poetry (Nature)
  1.  Lonely Was Maggot
  2.  Ode To Champ
  3.  Goodbye Bill
  4.  Clouds Welcomed
  5.  Just Nature
  6.  Rainy Day Walkabout
  7.  Smelling...
  8.  We Follow Her Cues
  9.  Happy First Day of Spring!
  10.  Flood

RainbowNature - photography by Albert Russo by Albert Russo

how beautiful and vulnerable our world is!..  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us

Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.