Posted by: CarolAnn | October 3, 2011

Autumn Splendor – original artwork by CarolAnnB

Autumn Splendor by CarolAnn Bailey-Lloyd - COPYRIGHT ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

Autumn’s Call

Passively, leaves swirl
drifting slowly like feathers
amidst dampened moss and blackened soil
Silently, calm sets in
as Autumn’s chill descends upon us
Effortlessly ripening today’s harvest
And peering now, through empty branches
desolate twigs crackle
through whooshing winds
Shhhh…in a distant echo
steps rustling amongst fallen leaves
lucidly evading nature’s maturity
Stately, it stares through green pines
which have escaped yet another fall
Its eyes, scared, as it searches restlessly
and there, in its beautiful form
Just for a moment…it beckons to come
tenderly, it steps into full light
as it matts broken bark beneath
the doe scurries into dark shadows
seeking shelter from harm
shhhh…in a distant echo
pinkish skies settle in
ushering fresh, fallen snow
and amidst this beautiful display
Nature retrieves its Autumn glow.

Autumn’s Call

By CarolAnn Bailey-Lloyd – Social Media Sorceress on current events, social media, philosophy and more!

Copyright – ALL Rights Reserved

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Responses

  1. Enjoyed the poem and the picture is simply beautiful.

  2. Thank you for your kind words. 🙂

  3. Wow Carol..you are talented..Loved the poem…and the painting is amazing….I feel a bit helpless don’t know where to use your expression on my FB page..Tell me how to get your permission to do so..,,,,Your painting is beautiful…. your poem is beautiful…You are beautiful….”Everything is beautiful….in its own way…way ..awayyy”

  4. Thank you so much, Lloyd — glad to see you stopping by from time to time. 🙂

  5. such a talent

  6. Thank you so much for your kind feedback, Scott. 🙂 Peace & Light — CA

  7. I love the impressionistic feel of the art!

  8. Appreciate your thoughts, Michael. I created this as a gift for my mother last Christmas. 🙂


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