Red Sky In The Morning

January 24, 2009
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Red Sky In The Morning
(A Native Australian's View Of West Texas)

The Sky Turns A Dark Shade Of Red
My Heart Clenches In Fear
In My Home Town Red Sky


Means "Bushfire"
I Smell The Air, But There Is Nothing There

Wind Picks Up And The Car Cowers And Shakes
A Strange Creater Rolls Across The Road
And Beats Angrily Agains The Car Door

A Tumbleweed!

Then I Understand....
It Is My First West Texas Dust Storm
The Locals Tell Me This Is Nothing But A Bit Of Wind
When You've Red Dirt In Your Ears And It Is Raining Mud....

Now That Is A Dust Storm!





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erin1592 said...
Feb. 9, 2009 at 8:35 pm
wow this was really fun! I love it because it's humorous and I can relate to it!! I LOVE IT. IT'S THE VERY BEST. GOOD JOB
 
studmuffinman said...
Feb. 9, 2009 at 8:35 pm
What an amazing peom
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