As Rain Loves the Earth . a poem by Alice B. Clagett

Written on 21 November 2012; published on 31 December 2018; republished on 20 December 2020

AS RAIN LOVES THE EARTH
A Poem by Alice B. Clagett
21 November 2012

As rain loves the Earth,
and the small roots between the trees;
and tickles Oceans’ Titans’ foam-flecked feet,
and sends the Devas whirling, Sufi-style,
and blesses the conception of each child,
and bathes the borning World in ecstasy,
so is my love for thee, my own dear child.

–from Link: “As Rain Loves the Earth,” a poem by Alice B. Clagett, written on 21 November 2012; published on 31 December 2018; republished on 20 December 2020 … https://wp.me/p2Rkym-l3s ..

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Alice B. Clagett


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