Mark R Slaughter

Autumn - Poem by Mark R Slaughter

Red has come –
It blew in unexpectedly
When I was vulnerable.
And it brought the cold –

Not of still and blue,
But the dying embers type,
As if to say 'Goodnight Summer.'

Copyright Mark R Slaughter 2009

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  • (11/9/2011 8:29:00 AM)

    Sorry Mark, I meant the fall. great work! (Report) Reply

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  • (11/9/2011 8:28:00 AM)

    Nice depiction of the arrival of spring. J. L. Price (Report) Reply

  • (10/9/2009 3:30:00 PM)

    i agree with Marie-your Autumn is the best read of the season. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, October 3, 2009

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 4, 2011

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