Blessed Rain

Carol A. Hand


swear I can feel

the tension building among

thirsty trees and plants anxiously waiting

for life-giving rain to bless their day – at last

I breathe a sigh of relief as healing drops

finally begin to


Raindrop on a Fern Frond – Photo by Louise Docker from Sydney, Australia


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  1. What an inspirational piece Carol. We all have our own “Rain” , wouldn’t you agree?
    I like to one form of “rain” is when I stand parched in a emotional desert void of any compassion, understanding or love. Like a refreshing salve, one small act of kindness, begins the healing process far beyond any superficial wounds, deep into the root that is my very soul., 🙂 peace to you my friend.

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