Cyrus Diaz

Rookie - 0 Points (November 23,1989 / Lampanusan Kalilangan Bukidnon)

Afternoon Rain


I rushed out of the window
when i saw the rain coming
to invite my friends
to bathe in the rain
Oh! How do I love the afternoon rain.

Outreaching my hands
to feel the enthralling rain
bland rain bedraggled
our naked being
Intruding lightning
made us trembling
audible chortle echoes.....
Oh! How do I cherish The afternoon rain.

Shivering purple lips
quivering wrinkled palms
and curled up toes
brought by austere cold
Much gusto to dance and play in the rain
Oh! How do I long for afternoon rain again.

Until, the rain is over
mother would call me over
she would wipe me all over
and give me clothes to cover
Oh! How do I love my Mother dear.

Submitted: Saturday, April 30, 2011
Edited: Friday, May 06, 2011
Listen to this poem:

Form:


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?

Comments about this poem (Afternoon Rain by Cyrus Diaz )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. If, Rudyard Kipling
  4. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  5. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  6. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  7. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  8. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  9. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  10. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost

Poem of the Day

poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Your hands lie open in the long fresh grass, --
The finger-points look through like rosy blooms:
Your eyes smile peace. The pasture gleams and glooms
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. The Shed, Susan Lacovara
  2. Rich and Scared, Poor and Safe!, Charles Jagongo
  3. Love Note 14, Michael P. McParland
  4. My Only Angel 2, Michael P. McParland
  5. Modi Saheb, Bijay Kant Dubey
  6. Inspiration Is Dead In Me, Bijay Kant Dubey
  7. Brothers, Raymond A. Foss
  8. Politician, Asit Kumar Sanyal
  9. My Brother, Raymond A. Foss
  10. If We Ever Meet Again....., Lichu Thomas
[Hata Bildir]