Wendy Bureau


Call Of Nature Poem by Wendy Bureau


Fog blankets the desolate earth
With motionless, invisible arms
Concealing any imperfections
Of Nature's poised beauty and charm

A vapor mist of moisture
Dampens foliage with care
Gentle as the sweetest kiss
On tender lips, so fair

A necessity of plantations growth
Sipping wetness of various form
Absorbing like a starving sponge
During the calm before the storm

A miracle of unspoken prayer
From crying clouds, does fall
Saturating dirt and root
Soaked, satisfied, Nature's call

Submitted: Tuesday, August 26, 2008
Edited: Wednesday, August 10, 2011

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  • Rookie Kathryn Mahan (5/12/2014 10:28:00 AM)

    Wonderful work Wendy! (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,862 Points Paul Sebastian (5/10/2014 9:20:00 AM)

    A superb write. Nature's beautiful way of feeding the thirsting earth! Enjoyed it! (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 816 Points Leslie Philibert (5/9/2014 5:10:00 AM)

    Nice job, excellent rhymes in the quatrain (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,175 Points Paul Reed (5/9/2014 4:15:00 AM)

    Enjoyed this very much (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 72 Points Guess Who (5/9/2013 12:25:00 PM)

    Ver ygood poem keep the good work up.......... GuessWho (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 5,458 Points Savita Tyagi (5/9/2013 8:58:00 AM)

    Lovely poem. Enjoyed it. Like many other nature' simple wonders fog is just beautiful to behold. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 469 Points Yasmeen Khan (5/9/2013 6:11:00 AM)

    It celebrates the poise and beauty of Nature that ornaments and balances our earth. Nicely penned piece of writing (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,842 Points Babatunde Aremu (5/9/2013 4:25:00 AM)

    Nice poem. The use of imageries is powerful especially the starving sponge. Bravo! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 148 Points Jayne Davies (5/9/2013 12:57:00 AM)

    Great poem! Well done x (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Heather Wilson (5/21/2012 2:01:00 AM)

    A wonderful poem, a real pleasure to read.you have a lovely way with words. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Dawn Ferrett (5/10/2012 1:15:00 PM)

    Beautiful! I really love your style of writing and wish I had half of your talent! I must read more! ! ! ! Dawn xx (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 10 Points Lucy Lae (5/9/2012 12:42:00 PM)

    The last stanzas make the poem, it gave it a different and unique sound, well written 9/10 (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Bob Gibson (4/7/2009 11:18:00 PM)

    An incredible poem, i was whisked away in the blankets of your theme (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Ron Flowers (11/18/2008 6:08:00 PM)

    So beautifully written.

    Ron (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 299 Points Adeline Foster (11/2/2008 3:52:00 PM)

    Very good poem and the double entender was truly lovely.
    Adeline (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 24 Points Andrew Blakemore (10/8/2008 12:58:00 PM)

    Wonderful imagery in this poem Wendy, a real gem. Best wishes, Andrew (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Joseph S. Josephides (iosif S. Iosifidis) (9/24/2008 4:52:00 PM)

    Until the last lines one could rate the poem not more than 9. Then, poet Wendy Bureau, surprised us spreading 'the miracle of an unspoken prayer from crying clouds' in our saturating dirt and root, responding to Nature's call. And then, I put a full 10, gladly.Poetry discloses miracles over and over.Thanks for sharing Wendy
    Joseph Josephides
    Member of the International Society of Poets (ISP) Intern.Library of Poetry awarded (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Bob Blackwell (8/29/2008 1:09:00 PM)

    Wendy I read this poem once and then again, your chosen words fit just right, your picture mist is just right as I feel quite damp from those falling tears. Bob a 10 (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 72 Points Kesav Easwaran (8/28/2008 10:54:00 AM)

    gentle tender soft second stanza lines...beautiful imageries there...then again- crying clouds- the imagery there also very good...good poem, Wendy...lovingly told 10 (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 26 Points Joseph Poewhit (8/26/2008 9:41:00 AM)

    Them ducks also like the rains (Report) Reply

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