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

  • Tapan M. Saren (11/17/2017 6:25:00 AM)

    I liked the way you described everything here. It is a beautiful poem indeed. (Report) Reply

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  • Ruta Mohapatra (10/2/2017 12:21:00 PM)

    A beautiful poem on nature. The last two lines are the best. (Report) Reply

  • Jr Cuyam (8/2/2017 8:08:00 PM)

    beautiful day and a beautiful mind. (Report) Reply

  • Alex Sarich (1/26/2017 4:10:00 PM)

    wow! . took my breath away. I could learn a lot from you. (Report) Reply

  • Amar Agarwala (5/19/2016 8:24:00 PM)

    How beautiful the verses... Francis. Only a poet has the eyes to fathom such marvels of nature. (Report) Reply

  • Susan Williams (3/9/2016 3:25:00 PM)

    Congratulations. Hmmmmmmmmmm, soon I will smell the perfumes of blossoms in the evening air- -that is a scrumptious line, Francis Duggan (Report) Reply

  • Uzefa Rashida M.a (3/9/2016 12:13:00 PM)

    A well deserved poem for the poem of te day. Congratulations dear friend (Report) Reply

  • Uzefa Rashida M.a (3/9/2016 12:11:00 PM)

    a beautiful day is always an inspiration for many poets but everyday is an inpiration for every poet as we do have a lesson to learn and share with the world. lovely poem. nature is always an inspiration.10 (Report) Reply

  • Aarifa Almas (3/9/2016 11:48:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem and an inspiring one. (Report) Reply

  • David Lumpkin (3/9/2016 11:06:00 AM)

    Tis a nice poem, certainly. (Report) Reply

  • Kim Barney (3/9/2016 8:51:00 AM)

    Very nice sonnet, Francis. Congrats on having it selected as poem of the day! I wish spring would come here. It snowed again night before last. (Report) Reply

  • Kelly Kurt (3/9/2016 3:39:00 AM)

    The crocuses and tulips are breaking ground here. I hope nature doesn't surprise us with a polar surge.
    Congrats, Francis
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  • (3/9/2016 1:46:00 AM)

    Beautiful picture of the nature in this wonderful poem. (Report) Reply

  • Edward Kofi Louis (3/9/2016 1:04:00 AM)

    Nice to have your poem as, poem of the day. A beautiful day indeed! Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (3/9/2016 12:46:00 AM)

    Beauty of spring and september well put together, Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Bharati Nayak (10/15/2015 8:19:00 PM)

    Spring it is with us and summer is near
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    Her green of September Mother Nature wear
    And the perfumes of blossoms in the evening air- - marvelous depiction of nature and poetic inspiration.
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  • 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

  • Paul Butters (11/1/2014 12:58:00 PM)

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

  • 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

  • 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.
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, June 1, 2008

Poem Edited: Friday, July 29, 2011

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