After the Rains

After the Rains

A Poem by Dave Brown
"

like champagne

"

The sun came out this morning

After nights of rain

Reminding me how good it feels

Much like great champagne

 

And on a red rose I saw

Tiny spots of dew

And in those spots, there were

Reflections of just you

 

In one drop your eyes

In another, your lips were near

And as I crouched closer still

Your gentle voice to hear

 

Some would pluck these pedals

And throw them one by one

But I would not treat you so

Might that we become undone

 

 

© 2020 Dave Brown


Author's Note

Dave Brown
can't remember if this is a re-post
Something to do with memory
I think

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I love how nature is beautifully intertwined with our feelings. When we are grieving, the clouds weep and when we are happy, it's called merry rain. Love indeed enhances beauty. And warm summers are always good

Posted 6 Months Ago


Dave Brown

6 Months Ago

They are indeed
Thanks for taking the time to visit
Warm summer rain has this champagne effect on me. I enjoyed this poem.

Posted 7 Months Ago


Dave Brown

7 Months Ago

mmmm, warm summer rain after a stinkin hot day,
a gift from the gods, either that or from cum.. read more
Dhara_Ditzy Kat

6 Months Ago

I enjoy your poems. Welcome :)
really like the last line...and the allegory works so well....the rain, listening, the rain, glistening, in the morning gardening for love...Roses bloom...the petals meld.
j.

Posted 7 Months Ago


Dave Brown

7 Months Ago

Thanks Jacob
Hate to say it, but a bit more rain wouldn't hurt
enjoy your day
When I'm seriously in love, I see my lady in everything. This was a great reminder of that.

Posted 7 Months Ago


Dave Brown

7 Months Ago

To both see and sense, both being magical moments
AJNJ

7 Months Ago

You're lucky! Doesn't happen often! Enjoy 🤗
This is one of your strongest poems in the use of rhyme & rhythm & romantic sentiments! Wow! You really topped yourself with this one! Really enjoyed your message & strongly felt how it might be at every step of the discovery process. Love how you paint this scene as slowly unfolding (((HUGS))) Fondly, Margie

Posted 7 Months Ago


Dave Brown

7 Months Ago

Always with the wonderful reviews
We have discussed hiring you as one of our official reviewe.. read more
barleygirl

7 Months Ago

I've been sketchy, but not any worse than usual as far as how I feel. I'm in constant pain & life is.. read more
Dave Brown

7 Months Ago

I have an assholish thingy I have to always deal with (in and out of hospital) so I know what a piss.. read more
So sweet and romantic. I like the endless reflections bit.
Very creative!

Posted 7 Months Ago


Dave Brown

7 Months Ago

Thanks, I hadn't done my share of weeding the other day and I had to smooth stormy waters
We .. read more
Ana Papaya

7 Months Ago

Your humour is fine. No worries. I love sharing pics of my dog. I have some on twitter. I should .. read more
Dave Brown

7 Months Ago

K man...........

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Dave Brown
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