Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Deep Autumn Sleep

Hi all,

Today I am free styling and posting an original poem I recently penned. Hope you enjoy!

I was asleep when
The autumn winds
Blew away
The world I’d known
And the trees
They bronzed themselves
With leaves of yellow gold
One lap around the clouds
Blue sky upon my back
Ripe apple against my lips
Crunch of fallen leaves beneath me
Dreams christened in colorful sun
I drift in autumn’s spell deeply

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Susie Clevenger said...

I love this from the first line. "i was asleep when the autumn winds blew away the world I had known" Your poem casts an autumn spell :)

Kilauea Poetry said...

It did for me too..dreamy welcome to this new season I love so much. Hope you've been doing good. Wshing you a terrific evening-

Anonymous said...

Lovely words to lure Autumn ever closer! Very nice!

septembermom said...

Love "they bronzed themselves" great image. Your poetry always speaks volumes in a quiet and powerful way.

C Will said...

Hey WG,
This piece reminds me of a wonderful bedtime story about the seasons...very enjoyable!!!:)

Christine said...

autumn, with its sweet smell and cool breezes caste a spell over me too