Clive Blake

Silver Star - 3,472 Points (01/30/1954 / Cornwall)

Leaves - Poem by Clive Blake

Spring born,
Summer's scorn,
Autumn lost,
Winter tossed.

Topic(s) of this poem: leaf, nature, tree, trees

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Not the shortest poem I have ever written, but definitely one of them!

This poem and image comes from my ‘Phoetry Book':
‘View Points and Points of View'.

The photograph is by Chris Robbins.
The audio is of me reading the poem, recorded by Steve Nunn of Cornmill Studios.

This poem can be found + photograph + audio, on a free to download iPhone/iPad App called ‘Phoetry1Free' produced by Ross Blewett.

I am happy for any individual, library or educational establishments to use this poem, as long as I am credited as its author and it is not used in any commercial way. This same permission goes for all of my poetry.

Comments about Leaves by Clive Blake

  • Dr Tony BrahminDr Tony Brahmin (7/13/2017 3:52:00 PM)

    Simply beautiful..! ! ! i smiled as i read it. short, sweet, provoking thought......... seasons, and its play and i ts effect. tony (Report)Reply

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  • Roseann Shawiak (11/19/2014 2:17:00 AM)

    Short, sweet and to the point. I like it! Thank you for sharing. RoseAnn (Report)Reply

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  • Cee BeaCee Bea (10/31/2014 5:16:00 AM)

    delightful! to say the very least (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, October 31, 2014

Poem Edited: Thursday, October 20, 2016

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