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In An Autumn Kiss

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In An Autumn Kiss

I t’s in an Autumn kiss I feel again
N ostalgic yearning for the yet-to-be.

A wakened, I’m released from the mundane.
N o other kiss inspires so magically 

A s fall’s! I breathe her colors in and sigh. . .  .
U nleashed, I soar with leaves, for it’s a thrill
T o taste the wind and dance into the sky.
U nclad and glad, I swirl with clouds until
M isgivings come to me. Then down I float.
N aive as always, I’ve been led by this

K iss, for now a melancholy note
I s drifting through a mist. Farewell to bliss.
S oon winter will embrace me though I know
S eduction comes less easily by snow.


An Acrostic in Sonnet form, Written Aug. 26, 2012 for Francine Roberts' Autumn Acrostic Poetry Contest

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  1. Date: 10/29/2012 4:18:00 PM
    Sijo for which contest?The one for which you wrote a Sijo?But for that contest any form is acceptable.

  1. Date: 9/25/2012 2:28:00 PM
    Soup mail

  1. Date: 9/24/2012 5:20:00 PM
    So beautiful Andrea.....congrats on a well deserved win! Hugs

  1. Date: 9/20/2012 1:04:00 PM
    Oh Andrea, I think this is one of the most beautiful poems of yours that I've read! Faved! :) Tanya

  1. Date: 9/20/2012 10:50:00 AM
    Congratulations on your well deserved win in Francine's "Autumn Acrostic" contest Andrea. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 9/17/2012 5:31:00 AM
    Great poem! I felt the feeling of fall as I read this!

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 5:00:00 PM
    Wow,,,,this kiss is so long and flowing...complex yet it reads so simple!!!....Marvelous for u to win with this kissing poem!! hahah ....Congrats as u stand at the top of the podium...I shall shower u with roses and daffodils!! hugs, gwendolen

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 2:14:00 PM
    Fantastic write, Andrea! I love the imagery you used. Congrats on a well deserved 1st place win! Thank you for all your encouraging and wonderful comments on my poems. Love, KIm

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 12:59:00 PM
    Wonderful and excellent piece,Andrea...Great work..Well written,well deserving..Congratulations on your superb win in this contest...Ride on,friend...

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 11:15:00 AM
    your words waltz across the page, andie... congrats on your well-deserved top win!..:) huggs!

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 9:02:00 AM
    Congratulations on your big win, Andrea!!!

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 8:45:00 AM
    Acrostic and a sonnet. Impressive. CAndrea. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 3:41:00 AM
    Congrats Andrea for the first place!!! Really deserves winning. LOve, Khalid

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 3:08:00 AM
    2 wins! congratulations!!!

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 1:35:00 AM
    Hooray! I loved this one Andrea and i am so happy to see it take top honors. I am just happy to get an HM in the company of these wonderful poems. A Big Congratulations!

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 12:40:00 AM
    CONGRATS ANDREA ON A TERRIFIC FIRST PLACE WIN FOR A FABULOUS AUTUMN ACROSTIC LUV ..

  1. Date: 9/15/2012 11:26:00 PM
    Hi Andrea, how are you?? stopping by to say hi and congratulate you with your awesome win,, good night...pd

  1. Date: 9/15/2012 10:48:00 PM
    we have to stop meeting like this, congrats Andrea on your first place win in yet another of my contests, you know my tastes well

  1. Date: 9/6/2012 9:26:00 PM
    Each autumn kiss so fresh and new, love your write, love debra

  1. Date: 8/31/2012 12:08:00 PM
    another great poem from a great poet like you!!!..thanks for your comments on "Raindrops Falling" unluckily, I was late to submit it again (^_^)so forgetful... its okay better luck next time...

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