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Late Fall

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Late Fall

Evening fades, as darkness descends to nightfall.
 Days once long, now shortened by earth's cycles.
   The evenings that once held warmth, now
     descends into  the summer's past.

     The mornings bring forth pleasant chills.
    For the new season is changing, to  slumber.
   So tired, she yearns for winter's  bed.
  Quickly falling asleep, as her greenery changes.

The fruits of the harvest, now stored in bins.
 The trees become barren, while leaves cascade to the ground.
  The rustic colors of fall, will soon be blanketed in white
    Autumn, now awaits ,the new season.

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  1. Date: 12/5/2012 8:02:00 AM
    Congrats on your win in Janette Fisher's sponsored contest Phyllis. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 11/30/2012 5:48:00 PM
    And now Autumn is on her way,booted out by Winter. The seasons seem to go by so fast. congratulations on a great poem. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 11/30/2012 12:06:00 PM
    Phyllis, congratulations with your awesome win,, always~pd

  1. Date: 11/30/2012 5:24:00 AM
    Congratulations Phylis love, xx

  1. Date: 10/31/2012 12:38:00 PM
    Wonderful write!

  1. Date: 10/20/2012 7:27:00 PM
    Such beautiful imagery and lovely phrasing! A marvelous tribute to that most beatiful of seasons... BRAVO Phyl!! Best wishes, Keith

  1. Date: 10/16/2012 1:46:00 AM
    Beautiful personification in this poem Phyllis.Lovely read.

  1. Date: 10/16/2012 12:28:00 AM
    beautiful scenes of a season ,phyl... they seem to flow together wonderfully through your images... superbly done!..:) huggs

  1. Date: 10/15/2012 11:54:00 PM
    ‡ Very Beautiful Both Within Feel As Image, This Picturesque In Heartfuls Painting. Hello, Sweet Beautiful Phyllis ˜ Quite Nice How Your Gifted Brush Breathes A Breath Of Colour And Into The Seasons. Twas A Short This Morn Whileas Considering How They Are As An Ocean's Tides, Ever Rolling. Also, My Heart Was Joyed To Find Your Beauty In Visit; Thank You Sooo Much. I Love Your Poem. My Love, Rachel ‡

  1. Date: 10/15/2012 9:48:00 PM
    Yes you put it all in this piece. Our today and tommarow. Winter is apon us.

  1. Date: 10/15/2012 8:58:00 PM
    Hello Lovely Phyllis, love the nature in your poem. late is the new early arrival to some seasons.. Enjoyed the imagery and fresh harvest in your poem. how about them leaves... LOL.. this image needs a "RAKER" xox~pd