After the Hurricane
Cape Cod, Sept. '05
The beat of waves receding at low tide
The wild storms down South that smashed the land
But who can read the signs, know what they say?
In calm of gold and blue, what use alone
Rain at Crane Beach
Artwork by Erin McGee Copyright 2006
Adele Bourne's poems have recently been published by US 1 Worksheets, The Paterson Literary Review, Mad Poets Review, Sensations Magazine, Up and Under, and Pedestal Magazine. Adele is currently literary editor for the children's poetry journal, underAGE 06 and serves as president of Burlington County Poets. Her motto is Horace's "Parturiunt montes, nascetur ridiculus mus ." or "Mountains will labor; a funny little mouse will be born."
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