Dances with Rain

The Weather Channel had a picture of a cloud and lightning with raindrops in the 7 o’clock slot last night.  We’ve been praying for rain all month and now it’s getting critical.  I read in the newspaper that our small town only has minute’s worth of water in the tower it uses to supply the fire…

Rainy Day

Discombobulated day: Fred challenges…extract the unusual from the everyday.  This is all I’ve got. Raindrops tap a tune on my windshield, Each drop, a waxing crescent moon. The dark half liquid silver, mercury; illuminated, the other reflects color and light. Telephone poles like black ink pens point to loopy, spiraling clouds and draw arching lines across…