Tag Archives: autumn

harbinger – October 22

10.22.2016 the tree makes me smile all golden in the late day sun   first to grasp the coming of autumn it sparks fire and proclaims the passing of the green.   harbinger, signal, open heart of seasons’ movement, I … Continue reading

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sitting by evening fire – October 27

10.27.2014 sitting by evening fire winds of autumn starting to chill the night air outside   my eyes see a newer self in the hall mirror   older, more lines, weariness askance, matching the soreness of muscles that now hurt … Continue reading

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as the weather comes in – October 30

10.30 As the weather comes in the birds are coming out   to the feeder tube where corn and black seed mix   to fatten their blood for the chill and damps.   little tough ones shake off some of … Continue reading

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harvest home – October 28

10.28 full moon cool night, frost dusting across long languid farm field hills, stubble filled now, while mother earth begins her fallow rest.   along the way steam rises from the yet warm soil, first winter’s chill shifting into gear, … Continue reading

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blowsy pooh days – October 12

10.12 Blowsy, blustery pooh-like days, high limbs whipping in the bursts, leaves fluttering across fields where young men turn the days of autumn in one last battlefield for school honors.   Pleasure. crispness. oxygen enhanced, chlorophyll depleted colors open up … Continue reading

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soft autumn afternoon – October 6

10.6 soft autumn afternoon, napping before a fire like a cat, stretched out and dozy. ————————–  

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