Autumn In The Rain

Poem By Ram Krishna Singh

The faces appearing
and receding in
dark of closed eyes

don't answer why
they aren't winged souls
fading in the sun

I emptied before it set
in the gowns of girls
stopped from dancing barefoot:

they shake autumn in the rain
mist blurs the image
water spills in shady pool

Comments about Autumn In The Rain

Lovely imagery. And quite expressive words. Anjana
Lovely imagery. An autumn mood expressed in a most subtle yet provocative way. Excellent work, R.K. Kindest regards, Sandra


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