thunder

(8/31, 1997)


FIRST PLACE


        this second
        before the thunder
        all the lilies silver
                                       paul m


SECOND PLACE


         distant thunder -
         the carpenter
         gathers his tools
                                     doris k.


THIRD PLACE


     above the sunflowers
     a lone thunderhead
     edged in gold
                             Hilary Tann


BELOW THIRD PLACE


distant thunder ...
the old man
culls his roses
                        Charles Trumbull


   between thunder claps
   plipity-plop-plipity
   of the leaky tap
                             Jason Murray


           shafts of light -
           sudden thunder
           scatters the flock
                                         Dan Medakovic


      Summer thunder
      drowns out
      the mockingbird's call
                                           ken kuniyuki


           sudden thunder--
           the crying child
           becomes still
                                  Charlie Rossiter


   thunderclap--
   trailing across the playground
   high pitched squeals
                                     Joann


        a boy and his dog
        race through every puddle -
        fading thunder 
                                Ferris


   midway
   through the outdoor rock concert
                                              thunder
                                                         Michael Dylan Welch 
 

      cloud to cloud lightning
      far in the distance
      rumble of thunder
                                    Cindy Bene 


          awakened by thunder
          rain beats on my door--
          not you
                       Joe Kirschner


              sheet lightning flickers
              distant thunder torments us
              dust dry crops wither
                                                  R. Marie Stutts


                    nothing to do now
                    but count seconds
                    until the thunder
                                                Timothy Russell


      flash of lightning -
      counting the seconds
      until the thunder
                                  rdw


          in the box canyon
          stampeding horses
               -echoing thunder
                                           jean king


       over these hills
       the darkest clouds pass
       thunderless
                          -willard
 

               a lone daisy stands
               among thundering hooves
               scattered petals
	                                     tina stanton


      distant thunder....
       something stirs darkly
       in the bulrushes
                                  Jeanne Emrich


  restless dreams of dad -
  the sound of silent thunder
  in far-off lightning
                                 Mark Alan Osterhaus


           sudden thunder -
           crow mob changes
           flight direction
                                    Peg Lowmiller
                                                               


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