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Autumn's Breath

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Autumn's Breath

Colors  ignite to set the forest on fire
As they blaze with a  beauty that  inspires
Autumn has made its presence known
And has dressed the trees in red and  golden gowns

 
 Summer's song has come and gone
Now a new  song  has begun
To its beat the leaves now sway
Then one by one they blow away

When leaves of green transform to gold
It is indeed a beauty to behold
They seem to get more beautiful in death
As they succumb to Autumn's breath


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  1. Date: 9/14/2013 8:40:00 AM

    Congratulations, Joseph!!! Fresh & Beautiful... love the Autumn Air.... hugs *LINDA

  1. Date: 9/13/2013 5:50:00 AM

    the image your words implant in my mind are gorgeous Joseph congrats on win Shadow x smile

  1. Date: 9/12/2013 8:18:00 AM

    congratulations Joseph ~SKAT~

  1. Date: 9/11/2013 7:03:00 PM

    i like this very much. . very graphic Congrats on your win. Morgan

  1. Date: 9/11/2013 5:54:00 PM

    great write Joe...enjoyed the read, a big congrats on your win :)

  1. Date: 9/11/2013 12:04:00 PM

    excellent write friend Joseph..Congratulations on your win. Cheers. :)

  1. Date: 9/10/2013 5:55:00 PM

    Beautiful Joseph...congratulations

  1. Date: 9/10/2013 12:14:00 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, Joseph. - Congratulations on your winning poem - Wishing you a beautiful autumn. -oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 8/28/2013 5:09:00 PM

    Beautiful words to describe a beautiful season.....love your lines! Hugs

  1. Date: 8/28/2013 2:18:00 PM

    Well this is very nice ;}

  1. Date: 8/23/2013 8:07:00 PM

    Wow...this was similar to mine! Seems we both enjoy the season :) Very nicely expressed at the end.. Hugs, Maggie Mae

  1. Date: 8/19/2013 3:28:00 PM

    You did autumn's breath very well, Joseph!

  1. Date: 8/19/2013 3:21:00 PM

    A beautiful season which inspires much beautiful verse. I'm glad you are enjoying it me too! Light & Love

  1. Date: 8/19/2013 1:19:00 PM

    Great work that has good rhyme, rhythm, and flow..Reads like a winner to me..Way to go for the contest..Thanks for the visit to my work to say congrats..Sara

  1. Date: 8/18/2013 11:48:00 PM

    Awesome! Fall is my favorite season, Joseph and you have written a beautiful poem in its honor! Definitely one for my Favs. List! (Love your Avatar too)..cool!

    Brigham  Avatar Annalise Brigham Date: 8/21/2013 9:44:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    With much pleasure, Josep! Thank you...x
    May Avatar Joseph May Date: 8/19/2013 11:10:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    thank you Annalise....I hope you will honor it with one of your great poems also...hugs
  1. Date: 8/18/2013 8:56:00 PM

    you brought this season to life beautifully, as much as I hate to see summer end, autumn is pretty and often inspires my muse....great write! :)

    May Avatar Joseph May Date: 8/19/2013 11:08:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    thank you Sandra...good to see you
  1. Date: 8/18/2013 11:41:00 AM

    Thank you for those kind words Leonora ...and for the answer about the movie...hugs

  1. Date: 8/18/2013 8:41:00 AM

    Wow! This is splendid! Excellent poem and image my dear friend Joseph.. i especially like the ending:.they seem to get more beautiful in death as they succumb to autumn's breath. Good luck in the contest! A winner for me. Thank you so much for sharing and your precious time stopping by. I'll now answer your question the movie. The title is The Man with A Golden Gun. Have a great weekend! love and hugs, Leonora:

    May Avatar Joseph May Date: 8/19/2013 11:07:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    thank you for those kind words Leonora...and for the answer about the movie