RAIN

Rain – wild, lashing, storming,

Like an animal confined to a cage.

 

Rain - as gentle as the breeze

That tenderly kisses your cheek.

 

Rain - busily working - pattering -

Clattering like keys on a computer.

 

Rain – refreshing, cool, moist

And fresh as a fruity iced cocktail.

 

Rain - as cold as the icy snowflakes

Which coat the mountain ridges.

 

Rain - as kind and life-giving

As the hand of Mother Nature.

A Simile Poem

Rain Weather Poems Our Language

This is one of 344 of my poems chosen by teachers in schools across West Yorkshire for publication in 2010.  I hope your children like it.  You can always tell me in  my Guestbook.

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By Josie Whitehead

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