Rain

A rainy downpour.

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My taste for rain
has changed.
I used to live
in daily downpours,
but now, my days are
mostly light drizzle.
I still get soaked, but
in more manageable ways.
I have torrential weeks
with flood warnings in place

They’re rarer than they used to be.

I much prefer
my state of drizzle
even if there aren’t
many dry days.

East London born Jake Nathan is a poet, writer and rapper. Now living in Rochester, Jake performs his spoken word poetry all over Kent.

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