ziibi~ June 23

A Midwestern storm
full force explodes
shaking the windows
drowning the earth
releasing the tension
of hot air and cool.

A miracle of change
covers the land
cleansing the earth
as thick air fades
cool takes a stand.

A stance that crumbles
as morning brings
another humid
Midwestern
summer day.

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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. slpmartin
    Jun 23, 2010 @ 11:15:12

    Having lived in the midwest…you have truly captured those events quite well….thanks!

    Reply

  2. Mandy
    Jul 01, 2010 @ 19:58:57

    This is a great piece! I loved the line, “as thick air fades.”

    Reply

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