General Poetry posted July 8, 2019


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Rivers in the desert

(Tanka) Let there be rain

by Jeffrey L. Michaux

Desolate desert's
parched lips are cracked and thirsty
longing for the tears
shed by restless, swollen clouds,
that taste the tongue with weeping......


Tanka Poetry Contest contest entry

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#1839
2019
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