Dust Posted by andysmerdon on January 22, 2016 Posted in: Poetry. Tagged: Complacency, Drought, Dry, environment, Etheree, Greed, iPhone photography, poetry, water. 7 Comments This land is girt by sea yet lacks the rain. So the dam is dry for the first time – I remember swimming in it. You dived from the old jetty. We watered our gardens, Our lawns became green, Our wallets fat. We used it. No care. Dust.