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Autumn is Here

The wind picks up,
blustery and bold,
scattering leaves
of red and gold.

Sun's warmth fades
in cold wind's bite.
With another whoosh
leaves take flight.

They fly, they fall,
they tumble about.
Summer is gone, 
there is no doubt.

Autumn takes hold
with a harsh shout.
Her colourful dancers
flying about.

Trees bob and weave.
They sway to and fro.
Leaves fall down
like colourful snow.

Autumn is here,
animated and wild,
throwing a tantrum
like a petulant child

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  1. Date: 9/16/2012 1:46:00 PM
    I could just see that child going wild..Enjoyed reading your creative work..Thanks for stopping by, reading, and taking time to comment..Sara

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 1:45:00 AM
    Ahhhh, autumn, as you paint her restless moods with your colorful words. Thank you so much for giving me an HM in your wonderful contest. I adored reading all the autumn poems, my favorite time of year.

  1. Date: 9/13/2012 11:38:00 AM
    Wish autumn could wait a bit. I want some more summer. :) :) Nicely poem Francine. - oxox love Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 9/11/2012 10:51:00 AM
    I love your rhyme, I love the meter, and I love the last stanza of this poem. Excellent work.

  1. Date: 9/9/2012 1:02:00 PM
    leaves all about,rake season,haha ,nice write Francine

  1. Date: 9/5/2012 9:06:00 PM
    Your breeze of Autumn is softly spilled upon the page. Refreshing!!! Cindy Lu

  1. Date: 9/3/2012 4:36:00 PM
    Nice way to describe the upcoming autumn season.

  1. Date: 9/3/2012 12:38:00 PM
    I love this, Francine! I especially like the last stanza. Excellent write! Love, Kim

  1. Date: 9/3/2012 12:18:00 PM
    Beautiful moments penned Francine, enjoyed vie