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Matthew Holloway

Rookie - 91 Points (10 June 1978 / Cheshire, England)

Early morning rain


Early morning rain
~
Rain taps upon the window
while the faint light of morning
lines the gap between curtains
a halo of pale blue illuminates
the darkness of the room
a cold beyond the duvet
invites a reason not to move
while tired eyes open and close
motionless I lay here listening
to the sound of the rain
like restless fingers drumming
upon the windowpane
in the early hours of morning
I lay awake

Submitted: Sunday, March 04, 2012
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