Is it a sin, to ask for the rain?

is it a sin
to ask for the rain?
to the delight
of wilting shrubs
and emaciated roots,
for life to persist
with fresh new shoots;

is it a sin
to ask for the rain?
that’ll wash the grime
of what had been,
rid the burden
of things tentative
and uncertain.

Got something in your mind? Be generous. Leave this page with an afterthought in your gray matter and comments in this prompt.

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