Gio Pera


Leaf - Poem by Gio Pera

Winter approaches
A cold time

Feels the change in season
Nutrients retract
The end begins
Separation is near

Dressed in funereal finery
Reds, Oranges, Yellows, Browns

The pallbearer gusts
The leaf lets go its tenuous hold
Slowly floats down to its final
Resting place

Topic(s) of this poem: nature


Comments about Leaf by Gio Pera

  • Chinedu Dike (11/23/2015 7:53:00 PM)


    Well articulated piece of poetry insightfully penned with conviction. Thanks for sharing Gio. Please read my poem MANDELA - THE IMMORTAL ICON. (Report) Reply

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  • Dr.tony Brahmin (11/14/2015 3:33:00 PM)


    Dressed in funereal finery
    Reds, Oranges, Yellows, Browns Wonderful imagination. liked it very much. tony
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  • Kelly Kurt (11/13/2015 12:25:00 AM)


    A colorful description of fall. Thanks, Gio (Report) Reply

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/12/2015 3:30:00 PM)


    The leaf lets go its tenuous hold
    Slowly floats down to its final
    Resting place....What an amazing imagery is drawn here really. This gives very interesting feeling and wise sense of this conveys reality of life like leaf. Wisely drafted and shared poem definitely...10
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 12, 2015



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