The rhythmic falling rain
The green flourishing foliage
The touch the sound the feel
Creation in God's grandeur real
Rain outside my window
Tapping at my door
I hear its sounding call
Rain rain evermore
Droplets of splendor
Upon branches green
'Tis God to be seen
I listen to its haunting
Chant and melody
And feel its loving grace
Deep deep within me.
Rose Marie Raccioppi
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This very morning
Join me in this moment of delight
I have just been informed this morning, that I will be officially designated,
POET OF THE YEAR, 2010
by the Town Board of Orangetown, Rockland County, New York,
on Monday, December 14, 2009 at 7:30 pm
for anyone who enjoys the play of words
Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.
and so the echoes of heart, soul, and quest, be heard...
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