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Down At The Old Homeplace

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Down At The Old Homeplace

Apricot sunrise that changes
Fast turning to gold
Whispy angels' wings dot a blue sky
Fog shawls the forest bold

Coyotes yap yap in the woods
One lone lookout crow caws
As the roosters crow the sun up
The sun wakes diamonds' awe

A glistening dew caresses all;
Lingers; kisses leaf and grass
Pecan's silhouette dark design
Crows caw increase with sass  

What a blessed morning 'pon the porch
A helicopter whirrs
Off at a distance, the sound of blades
Close by birds voices stir

Doves coo, crickets sound, birds chirp songs
As stillness encases
Not a breeze moves a leaf or twig 
Down at the old homeplace

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  1. Date: 9/8/2013 5:53:00 AM
    Fantastic. My favourite kind of morning.

  1. Date: 8/24/2013 6:05:00 AM
    You describe scenes of things around you as though they were snapshots..wonderful Sara...good morning....

  1. Date: 8/23/2013 9:58:00 PM
    !!!

  1. Date: 8/22/2013 8:10:00 PM
    what a beautiful poem telling the tale of a lovely home place... your images are superb,,,enjoyed the read! :)

  1. Date: 8/22/2013 4:48:00 PM
    beautiful write, my friend. Congrats on your wins : )

  1. Date: 8/22/2013 3:44:00 PM
    Love it, what a lovely poem this is, thoroughly enjoyed...Peter

  1. Date: 8/22/2013 1:47:00 PM
    - Oh ... so beautifully written Sara. - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)