The Dark Cleansing Rain
Linda Lee Ruzicka
The darkness in my soul is not cleansed
Hot tears mingle with the raindrops,
The crow beside me, my constant companion,
The torrid raging waters call to me,
as I take a step forward, into the abyss
Linda Lee Ruzicka has had poetry published in Twilight Times, Dark Krypt, Fables, Descending Darkness, Writing Village, Spine and Page, Muses Gallery, Bloodbond, Lycan Valley Press Publishers, Alban Lake, Highland Park Poetry, and the June Cotner anthologies, "House Blessings". and "Garden Blessings."
She has had short stories published in The Grit, and Reminisce, Haunted Encounters: Friends and Family. Plus, a personal essay at Mamalode.
Published by permission of the author.