Posts tagged ‘drought’

October 17, 2016

Rain Clouds

by Miriam Hurdle

Yearlong drought, harsh dry air.

Grass turned golden brown, flowers shrunk.

Water rationing!

Throat burning, nostrils bleeding.

Humidifier needed.

Let the grass be golden brown,

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April 2, 2016

Showers of Blessings

by 50djohnson

May2015 133

For more years than I can remember, drought has cursed our land. In the last week, rains have soaked us to overflowing and is bringing life back to most things we thought dead.

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April 11, 2013

Plantation work

by james left his hat

My heart does its share of plantation work

And as all plantations do, grows only one crop

Although this, neither cotton nor sugar, from its deep seeded dirt.

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