Tag: nature

In the dark forest…

…the moon is the guiding light.  The air is crisp, birds are none to be found. Autumn hangs on, like the last leaves to fall. Muted green of olive bushes, alone reflect golden beams.  The clock has spent its time. Alas! the days are…

“Brittle”

What brittle has fallen from tree to ground? Sprigs in a white snowy sea as Shadowy limbs face northeast. Branches flounder and drift northwest. Treading and losing breath Wind spent and shipwrecked twigs, creaking and breaking Submerging and reemerging, gasping for air Like dolphins…

“Winter”

“Winter” by Walter de la Mare Clouded with snow The cold wind blows, And shrill on leafless bough The robin with its burning breast Alone sings now. The rayless sun, Day’s journey done, Sheds its last ebbing light On fields in leagues of beauty…