Autumn Bliss

Related image

I soak up mellow sunshine

to store for winter bleakness

Clinging webs drift in the lazy breeze

Honeyeaters suck nectar 

like a child dragging on a straw

the dregs from the bottom of a soft drink bottle

Crickets chirp an autumnal harmony

Swallows flit busily

in their hunt for innocent insects

Toadstools push up out of the lawn

like alien spaceships

 

Smoke billows from crop stubble fires

to rise up and join cumulus cloud towers

leaves and petals pepper the path

autumn’s confetti

on the cooling earth

All’s right with this day

Advertisements

3 thoughts on “Autumn Bliss

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s