Treasure Island

K. Jared Hosein

(1986 / Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies.)

(Enlightened) Rainbow Rider


The torrents keep pouring into our life
But I know that for a rainbow to blare,
The rains must come wash away that stench
That lies dormant in the air.

I will help you weather this storm
Until the sun sticks its head out and tells me what to do.
It'll tell me to grab that rainbow
And ride it all the way through meridian,
Back to the other side of you.

Submitted: Sunday, March 19, 2006
Edited: Sunday, August 27, 2006

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