Darlene Belcher

Rookie (11-24-1993)

raining tears


out my eyes,
from the clouds
they fall
tears of rain,
tears of all.

down my cheeks,
from which i fall,
they rain,
on
and on.

across my lips,
down the rivers,
tears of rain,
just go
on
and on.

down my chin,
down the plateau,
lonely river
just flows
on
and on
on and on.

drops to the chest,
across my heart,
raining tears,
into a ocean
deep in blue,
on
and on

on and on

the ocean goes
lonely ocean of tears.

Submitted: Thursday, May 22, 2008
Edited: Thursday, May 22, 2008

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