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  After the rain
by Patrick A Granfors
Monday, May 25, 2009
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Approaching darkness consumes the soft glow

Of fading daylight

Parting clouds portend the inevitable star show

Distant thunder murmurs softly, betraying a storm now passed

Air infused with sticky vapor

Chirping crickets keep time with bullfrogs along the shoreline

Challenging the hush of the steaming woods

Evening has begun

 

 




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Reviewed by Diana Wiles 5/5/2012
...This enigmatic time of day is captured expertly...The sounds and ambience of the evening are palpable...I also enjoyed the expectant tranquility of this poem...
A real gem...
Diana...
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 9/2/2009
I love the scents in the air after a refreshing rain. We've only had one day of rain since April here. This is most unusual and leaves me a little restless. Thanks for sharing the mood, Patrick. Love and peace to you,

Regis
Reviewed by Mohanram K 8/1/2009
Beautiful and very vivid!
Reviewed by L. Figgins 5/26/2009
You've caught my favorite time of day and what a capture--the imagery is stunning! A feast for the senses. Beauty, Patrick...

Lin
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 5/25/2009
How wonderful and I could even envision a bit of fog beginning to roll in .....

Be always safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Eileen Granfors 5/25/2009
The peacefulness of picture and poem calm me--I need out of LA soon!
Reviewed by Edwin Hurdle 5/25/2009
Excellent work,a well written poem,I enjoy reading it,take care

EDWIN

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