By Antony King

 

Summer rain it cleanses

Streaming down upon her face

Removing all the hopeless thoughts

At least for just one day.

She looks toward the heavens

With eyes that once shown bright

Seeking what was once a dream

In hope she finds the light.

She prays to god in silence

Please fill my heart with joy

Find me the strength to win this fight

As my soul can then rejoice.

                                                                                  Antony King 2018
summer prayer

 

Antony King is a writer/ poet from Eastern Kentucky. Antony spent his formal years in Cleveland Ohio where he underwent private instruction in The Arts, Music, and Literature. His love of the classics guided him to poetry and fueled his passion for writing. After art school, Antony spent 23 years in the world of advertising, and design. He began honing his skills both as a writer, and an artist. Antony is a proud member of several poetry groups and has been published in SpillWord Press, PPPEzine, and Piker press to name a few. He has also had the honor to have his works read in the UK.

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