Tag Archives: Autumn

A Matter Of Perspective

  I slid open the drapes that concealed the doors to the deck and looked out at what I termed a sorry excuse for a morning. It was ugly. A fog hung in the air only adding to the gloom. … Continue reading

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Mason Jars

Stored upon old dusty shelves In the bosom of our home Await the bounty of last season Summers yield from fertile earth Through barren months sustain  

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Frosty Morn Haiku

Wood smoke scents the air Brown leaves skitter to the ground Autumn takes a bow  

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Eulogy To Summer

  The trees are naked now Branches shiver in the wind Bold strokes of orange Paint the purple sky Brittle grasses cling together Backs turned to the chill Like monks at prayer Clad in cloaks of brown Landscapes in decline … Continue reading

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Golden Haiku

Autumn raining down Foliage adorns my yard Turning lawn to gold The birches are always the first to go.  The oaks and maples won’t be far behind.

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Autumn In The Woods

  If you want to live in Maine, you had better like trees. And I do.  I love them through every season.  They are so expressive in how they present themselves.  Never satisfied with how they look, they constantly update … Continue reading

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Autumn Haiku

 Birches always first To grasp the hand of Autumn Flaunt their leaves of gold

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Colorful Quotes

  “Colours are nature gone wild.” ― Raheel Farooq

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Sights Of The Season

Wow, where did the time go.  Seems like I just got here and already it is time to leave.  Oops, I think I just made a pun.  I guess a little humor doesn’t hurt, especially when your future is a … Continue reading

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