waters sounding and cascading
rooftops and roadways holding to water's flow
the torrential rains of Spring bathe each bloom
budding leaves of green and flowers in bright array
hues of grandeur taken by the wind in embracing flight
this palette of bloom, this palette of light.
Rose Marie Raccioppi
Orangetown, New York
Taken By The Wind, Image, ©Rose Marie Raccioppi, 2011.
In Celebration of National Poetry Month, April, 2011.