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Autumn's Breath

The autumn rain falls, drip, drip, drip on down As crisp as the breath of fall I don’t drown I love the feel of the autumn evening Being so filled with rain a great feeling Rain cooled by the sky and the air fallen As the clouds reaches nearer to the glen They explode with the grey life of evening My feelings in this time go exploring The ground is slightly wet and the air damp There is little light within the sky’s lamp I sense the coolness of the evening air Showing I truly love it and I care The near night feel radiates peace and calm Dampness with a chill is within my palm
Russell Sivey Contest: Autumn's Breath Sponsor: Gail Angel Doyle 8/13/2013

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  1. Date: 9/14/2013 8:42:00 AM
    Congratulations Russell!!! Fresh & Beautiful... love the Autumn Air.... hugs *LINDA ''

  1. Date: 9/13/2013 5:59:00 AM
    a sensual poem written by a master of all things sensual Russell perfectly captured congrats on win Shadow x smile

  1. Date: 9/12/2013 8:27:00 AM
    a stunning win ~SKAT~

  1. Date: 9/11/2013 7:34:00 PM
    Congrats on your win. Morgan

  1. Date: 9/11/2013 1:06:00 PM
    Congrats on your win...Way to go..Sara

  1. Date: 9/10/2013 6:07:00 PM know I love the sound of the rain....congratulations on your wonderful win...

  1. Date: 9/10/2013 12:18:00 PM
    - Autumn has come, it's a fact! - We get more time to sit inside and share beautiful poem! - Nice to join the contest with you, Russell. - Congratulations on your winning poem - Wishing you a beautiful autumn. -oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 8/16/2013 5:59:00 PM
    From your fondness for dampness and chill, I take it you have been through some hot times. Nice read, full of feelings and thought.

  1. Date: 8/16/2013 3:51:00 PM
    love this, Russell

  1. Date: 8/15/2013 6:44:00 AM
    So Autumn sounds very damp where you are.!! Is it the rainy season? I think you gave that feeling about it very well. I think it means something different for many different regions of the world!

  1. Date: 8/14/2013 9:44:00 PM
    Nice expression of thoughts in this poem. Nice to be in-touch with nature. Nice read.

  1. Date: 8/14/2013 6:16:00 AM
    Russell, how I enjoyed this beauty of yours this afternoon. I hope Gail loves this just as much as I did.. All the best for the contest :) have a great day my friend!

  1. Date: 8/14/2013 5:24:00 AM
    This is so charming Russell! A beautiful write about the fast approaching season! Well done my friend!

  1. Date: 8/13/2013 10:33:00 PM
    A very soothing poem. Well done :)

  1. Date: 8/13/2013 4:38:00 PM
    Russell; The ground is slightly wet and the air damp. That is the breath of Autumn. One of my favorite Seasons. Thanks for sharing and good luck in the contest..... Lucilla

  1. Date: 8/13/2013 2:53:00 PM
    a nice and lovely uncoventional sonnet, Russell. I notice more and more poets doing their own rhyme scheme with sonnets. I like it with rhyming couplets this was as well.

  1. Date: 8/13/2013 9:49:00 AM
    I love the elegance of this one and how it floats perfectly, russel. Your impressions are stunning and coolness is very subtle but lurking around, like a mystery... fine job!..:) huggs

  1. Date: 8/13/2013 9:37:00 AM
    Russell, a refreshing poem .... good luck in the contest... Linda

  1. Date: 8/13/2013 8:02:00 AM
    Interesting work penned..Reads like winning material to me..Enjoyed reading this one today..I will have to check out Gail's contest..I do love fall minus the ragweed..Thanks for the visit to my work..Sara

  1. Date: 8/13/2013 2:20:00 AM
    - Beautiful poem Russell ... but I'm not quite ready to welcome autumn yet! - Luck in contest ! - All the best to you. - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)