Rains divine

Rains divine
The rain-drops
Are captured
Live,
By the
Outstretched
Tiny hands,
Jutting out of the,
Barred windows,
On the sixth floor,
In the parched city;
The first rains
Caught carefully,
In the
Slightly curved
Little palms;
The glistening drops,
Cascading down,
Ceaselessly
In fast torrents,
From the dusky skies;
Each glittering diamond
In the tender hands,
Followed by
A squealing laughter
That rolls down in
An empty home,
The heavenly drops,
Then breaking down
Into a running stream,
That finally flows non-stop
To merges with the
Thirsty grounds below;
This great instant,
Connecting
The Innocence
With God
Via the rains divine,
Pouring down on both
The rich and the poor
Without any discrimination.

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About Sunil Sharma

Sunil Sharma is Mumbai-based senior academic, critic, literary editor and author with 22 published books: Seven collections of poetry; three of short fiction; one novel; a critical study of the novel, and, eight joint anthologies on prose, poetry and criticism, and, one joint poetry collection. He is a recipient of the UK-based Destiny Poets’ inaugural Poet of the Year award---2012. His poems were published in the prestigious UN project: Happiness: The Delight-Tree: An Anthology of Contemporary International Poetry, in the year 2015. Sunil edits the English section of the monthly bilingual journal Setu published from Pittsburgh, USA: http://www.setumag.com/p/setu-home.html For more details, please visit the blog: http://www.drsunilsharma.blogspot.in/

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