A tempest rages

wind keening

like a wounded animal

reverberating and raging

against the night

roaring destruction

trees trembling like ghosts

clinging to shadows

blackened by relentless rain

thunder roars its piercing cry

the watermark is rising

in nature’s turbulent tides

© Ann Bagnall

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