When It Is Raining

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When it is raining—
Especially when it thunders—
I can lie alone
In bed—listen and pretend
It’s the reason you’re not here

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(Image is a detail from the Chilhuly show at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts)

This tanka is response/refrain to John Mackenzie’s September Morning Rain Cinquain

To read all the Tanka, and writing about Tanka, please click here.

To read Songs about Sex, Death & Cicadas by Andrew Grimes Griffin, just click on the link. To download a pdf, right click on the link and select “Save link as…”

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