Friday, September 26, 2014

Song of the Rain in Three Notes


High, low,
high,
lower,
the rain falls
singing in the trees.
Drink deep
for tomorrow may be dry.

Lowest, low,
high,
low.
The rain falls
running beneath my feet.


— Russell Rosander


An artist and poet living in the Costalegre of Mexico, Russell Rosander is also a co-founder of the Bar None Group. Russell hosts weekly readings and discussions on poetry, art, music and literature...but mostly poetry, at Chynna's Backstage Bar in Barra de Navidad, Mexico.

You can find more of Russell's writing at Russell Rosander Short Stories where Song of the Rain in Three Notes first appeared.