Ronald Chapman

After The Rain - Poem by Ronald Chapman

Inside the meaning of ourselves, the poets and songwriters look.
Just the thought of tears makes my spirit hurt!
Always looking, never seeing the words through the rain.

After the dogs of summer stop barking the dreamers breathe,
After the rain of the evening, the poets and songwriters learn.
In the stillness and cool-ness the dreamers rejoice!

All the ghosts have begun humming again.
Beside the river of tears, my mind thinks.
After the rain, sunny memories sing!

Topic(s) of this poem: dreams

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Inspired by Korea's monsoon season.

Comments about After The Rain by Ronald Chapman

  • Gold Star - 13,361 Points Ramesh T A (3/11/2015 1:21:00 PM)

    Rain in summer is blessing in disguise! (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 31,001 Points * Sunprincess * (3/11/2015 10:47:00 AM)

    ......nicely written....thanks for sharing..and congratulations on member poem...I hope you have a sunny day soon :) (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,573 Points Babatunde Aremu (3/11/2015 8:55:00 AM)

    Nice write. After the rain is sunshine. There is always an end to a season. Thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Poem Edited: Thursday, July 24, 2014

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