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Auburn Spring

The beautiful reverse of the garden of Eden's curse.
A Godly reminder in every soulful verse.
Another dieing season, so that we may live.
And be restored unto ourselves when we learn to forgive.

The bitter cold that we must bare when winter has it's way.
Slowly comes upon this world in every Autumn day.
And deep within it's vibrant death.
Mother Earth in all it's splender, takes away our breath.

From within these solemn walls.
We close the door as the temperature falls.
As we begin our journey inside these halls.
Awaiting our rebirth when Spring time calls.

White is black and black is white, the two seasons are singing.
Mirrored in eachothers negative, we hear the truth keep ringing.
To give us hope and help us cope so we never stop trying.
This sweet and bitter gift from God in his season of dieing.

Copyright © robert johnson

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  1. Date: 1/14/2013 8:39:00 PM
    You'll be getting a lot of comments from me as I re-read your poems catching those I have missed. You've been so faithful to read and comment on all my poems...and for this I leave with you my friend !! Once again..a wonderful poem here !!

  1. Date: 10/10/2012 3:08:00 PM
    HI, Robert. I enjoyed the joke you made about Zsa Zsa!!! so funny

  1. Date: 9/2/2012 1:49:00 PM
    Great thoughts penned in this one..Enjoyed reading this afternoon..It was a sad day in Eden when mankind sinned and was separated from God..I am glad that I chose this one to read this afternoon..Thanks for stopping by..Sara

  1. Date: 8/27/2012 10:37:00 PM
    Ahhh...another win for you !! Yes !! Well deserved, congrats !!

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 8:16:00 PM
    thanks for the comments today, Robert. I will say goodnight to you, my last for the night!

  1. Date: 8/24/2012 2:28:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win in Gail's "Autumn" contest Robert. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 8/23/2012 9:14:00 PM
    Robert,, Congratulations with your Autumn's Beauty double beauty. Enjoyed stopping by~ PD

  1. Date: 8/23/2012 8:17:00 PM
    Congrats on a wonderful win, Robert! Superb thoughts penned!! Love and Blessings, Rhonda

  1. Date: 8/23/2012 12:46:00 PM
    I really like where you went with this one! Congrats on your win. A wonderful write Robert. :) Tanya

  1. Date: 8/23/2012 2:01:00 AM
    congrats Robert on an elegant win for this superbly crafted write luv.. enjoy

  1. Date: 8/22/2012 9:14:00 PM
    I'm so happy you are on this winners' list. You sure deserve to be here. One of your best poems!! Congratulations.

  1. Date: 8/22/2012 6:26:00 PM
    Hey Robert, fantastic win dear friend, you bring more than the season to life in this one. Isn't it true that we find life through death whether plant animal or man it always comes full circle. Congratulations! Love, Elizabeth

  1. Date: 8/22/2012 5:44:00 PM
    Congratulations on your place in Gail's contest.

  1. Date: 8/19/2012 7:30:00 PM
    hahaha, I only wish I were going bon voyage to Australia.

  1. Date: 8/16/2012 9:45:00 PM
    This is really awesome, Robert. I love the title and the way you tie the seasons together philosophically. A joy to read tonight. Oh, and START picking up those pennies. PRONTO!!

  1. Date: 8/16/2012 7:06:00 AM
    You continue to astound me...these are very deep and thought provoking words you've strung together in a poem. Enjoyed !!

  1. Date: 8/15/2012 10:55:00 PM
    Robert, wow...God sure has the best plans for us... I think that is why i can accept your ending it..:-) Thank you for sharing * Goodnight~ PD