Smoky Hoss

Gold Star - 14,478 Points (01 may 1962 / U.S.A.)

Dreams Like Thunder - Poem by Smoky Hoss

Chain lightning rolls like dreams
through the dead of night,
on and on it goes
far out of sight -
The sky so dread
only the thunder is heard,
everyone down here afraid
to speak a whispering word -
No one knows
should they cry, should they laugh...
the end, surely is coming
at long last -
But, is it truly the end, or
simply the start?
Listen. The thunder coincides with
the beats of your heart!

Topic(s) of this poem: dream, hope, life

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Hint: it's about love...

Comments about Dreams Like Thunder by Smoky Hoss

  • Dee Corpolongo (4/26/2017 10:23:00 AM)

    What a excellent poem...
    I love lightning and thunder, as it makes us all wonder...
    Is it the beginning or the end, here is my thought I now send.
    Great poem, Smoky, thanks for sharing!

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  • (4/21/2017 4:46:00 AM)

    Nice little poem that captures a thunderstorm. Always good to read your work Smoky. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Poem Edited: Thursday, March 15, 2018

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