When You Rain

by Alec   Aug 30, 2017


*Dedicated to my friend Tony*

From your bleeding heart
Pumps gouts of beautiful verse
And through your wrist to parchment
Tears of wisdom are dispersed

To us all who soak it up
With wide eyes and in awe
A skill that far exceeds my own
With every word you scrawl

It may be selfish to say
But I'm glad you're in this pain
For when the storm brews in your mind
On us you make it rain

And we bask in that torrent
Your downpour mixes with our tears
And alleviates weight in our hearts
From our own mirrored fears

May peace find you soon

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  • 1 month ago

    by Brenda

    Alec, a wonderful dedication to Tony. Its wonderful to see a new write from you. Well done-

  • 1 month ago

    by Em

    A beautiful piece Alec which I'm sure Tony appreciates

  • 1 month ago

    by Ren

    Beautiful write, Alec. Glad to see you're back. And happy to see the gruesome twosome at it again <3 well done.

  • 1 month ago

    by Lucifer

    Well done Alec!

    All we need love and support in hard times. A shoulder to cry, a heart which can listen our silence.

  • 1 month ago

    by Mark

    So well written Alex, this is an amazing poem and dedication

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