Francis Duggan

A Beautiful Day - Poem by Francis Duggan

In the blue sky just a few specks of gray
In the evening of a beautiful day
Though last night it rained and more rain on the way
And that more rain is needed 'twould be fair to say
On a gum tree in the park the white backed magpie sing
He sings all year round from the Summer to Spring
But in late Winter and Spring he even sings at night
So nice to hear him piping in the moonlight
Spring it is with us and Summer is near
And beautiful weather for the time of year
Such beauty the poets and the artists inspire
Of talking of Nature could one ever tire
Her green of September Mother Nature wear
And the perfumes of blossoms in the evening air.

Comments about A Beautiful Day by Francis Duggan

  • Gold Star - 6,180 Points Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (5/11/2015 12:44:00 PM)

    A beautiful poem about a beautiful day. Well done my friend! (Report) Reply

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  • Freshman - 908 Points Paul Butters (11/1/2014 12:58:00 PM)

    Lovely poem. Quite musical with beautiful natural imagery. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 12,526 Points Amitava Sur (10/26/2014 11:33:00 AM)

    An amazing picture of a new day is drawn here with beautiful weather and lovely nature and perfumes of blossoms in the evening air... very nice (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 18,455 Points Ramesh Rai (10/22/2014 4:34:00 AM)

    Of talking of Nature could one ever tire
    Her green of September Mother Nature wear
    And the perfumes of blossoms in the evening air
    beautiful write. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 22,689 Points * Sunprincess * (6/7/2014 8:27:00 PM)

    .........nature poems are the best poems ever.....enjoyed.. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 824 Points V P Mahur (3/11/2014 3:52:00 PM)

    Dear Francis,
    your description of Nature is full of life. nice poem.

    'Swing of Spring'
    The soft swing of fresh air
    Has brought joyous glare
    Moist with drenching love
    Engaged in the idol affair
    I want to share this poem with you.
    full of it you can find on my page (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 22,689 Points * Sunprincess * (12/20/2013 5:10:00 PM)

    the beauty of spring brings out the best in poets and artists...lovely write.. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 5,251 Points Patricia Grantham (11/12/2013 6:40:00 PM)

    So much lovely verses of a beautiful day. Here I am thinking about how
    cold it will be on tomorrow and then I read your poem full of nice balmy
    weather. Um, Um, Um, made me feel very refreshing. Lovely. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 460 Points marvin brato (9/19/2013 11:41:00 PM)

    True, mother nature inspires poets to express innate sentiments about life! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 10,101 Points Heather Wilkins (8/23/2013 8:05:00 PM)

    mother nature at her best well penned (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 18,455 Points Ramesh Rai (7/26/2013 9:47:00 PM)

    beautiful composition.nature has been described efficiently. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 6 Points Stevie Taite (12/11/2012 5:46:00 AM)

    Yes nature is a constant inspiration! inspiring! Your gentle muse is a delight! I wrote one or two, One year a Tree day and Autumns waking mutants. I hope you enjoy them as much as I enjoyed this! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 10 Points Earl Clark (5/11/2012 6:27:00 AM)

    It leaves me with a peaceful feeling, something nice. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,535 Points Godfrey Morris (5/9/2012 8:33:00 PM)

    I love this poem you have written. So tranquil. You have many great poems. I wish to read them all (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 167 Points Greg Davidson (1/4/2012 7:42:00 AM)

    I love it - such a distillation of the joy in the things that so many merely ignore. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,661 Points Naida Nepascua Supnet (10/15/2011 5:35:00 AM)

    yes, a very good inspiration for artists and poets alike
    beautiful day will always be inspiring (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 139 Points Romeo Della Valle (7/28/2011 10:11:00 PM)

    A very impressive and well penned write that clearly paints a colorful picture of Mother Nature! Keep it up! 10+++ Love and Peace for always! Romeo from New York City... (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 607 Points Rekha Mandagere (3/15/2011 11:50:00 PM)

    Beautiful Day penned in beautiful words! Lovely poem. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 3 Points Shona Sengupta (3/12/2010 5:05:00 AM)

    a lovely poem! ! ! i really feel as if i were in the poem. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,818 Points Rachel Ann Butler (11/12/2009 12:15:00 PM)

    'Spring it is with us and Summer is near'

    Rachel Ann Butler (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, June 1, 2008

Poem Edited: Friday, July 29, 2011

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