Sunday, September 4, 2016

Monsoon Retreat


MONSOON RETREAT
For Tita Lilia Tantoco

We waken to a musical world—
Rainwater pigtails
Spiraling downward,
Bright choral after a storm;
Tiny gales, whistling ghosts;
Birds warbling a capella,
Spherical notes sliding down
Sides of a glass of ice water.

Finalist, Goodreads September 2016 Contest



Raindrops on window pane after a storm

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  1. Public domain photo

    Photo link: https://pixabay.com/p-327750/?no_redirect

    Gonzalinho

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