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Bearded Iris by Lisa Shea


Rain Dance

Stacey S. Dye

Silence hangs thick as humid air
waiting for rain on a summer’s day.

The atmosphere is palpable, painful.
A small shower would bring relief,

but we need an emotional storm-
thunder, lightning

a horizontal downpour…
to turn off the quiet suffocating us.

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