Winter Rain

Posted: December 24, 2013 in Everyday Life, free verse, poetry, Uncategorized
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As the street lights hum to life
roads reflect with orange flavored sheen
car lights bright of red and white
leave trails behind the wiper blades
Mercury vapor parking lots,
piled high with snows remains,
white hot stains of rocker salt
are washed away by the winter rain

many nights of snow and skidding ice
with no hope of warmer days
we bundled up in down feather coats
and followed the orange plowers sand and blade.
we slowly walked in our winter boots
our minds wandered to nicer days
when winds would change from north to south
and blow in the warm winter rain.


  1. This is a beautiful poem! The word pictures it paints are vivid! And it ignites my senses…I can hear, see, smell and feel this Winter scene!
    And I love rains in any season! 🙂
    Merry Christmas HUGS!!! 🙂


  2. Happy Holidays !!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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