Ernestine Northover

Veteran Poet - 1,578 Points (25th March 1943)

This Radiant Plot - Poem by Ernestine Northover

Within a woods dark glade, the sun had ventured,
And birds warbled with joy, this sight to see.
The shadows gradually fled, as it adventured,
Between the leaves, a homeland for a destiny.

Wakefulness, had arrived, silence was broken
By birdsong amplified from branches tall,
And as if the diverse foliages around had woken,
Had draped the scene resplendent, before the fall.

What a great variety there was of greens and blues,
Reflected by sunbeams, enriching this radiant plot,
A beauty to touch the soul, such clear variant hues,
Became a tapestry so rich, in this most wondrous spot.

© Ernestine Northover

Comments about This Radiant Plot by Ernestine Northover

  • (4/12/2006 4:03:00 PM)

    This could be that quiet place that we talked about, so beautiful and full of the peaceful tranquillity of a beauty spot of nature, love Duncan (Report) Reply

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  • (1/6/2006 12:10:00 PM)

    This is beautiful Ernestine! I think we are kindred spirits as far as Autumn is concerned.
    Best Wishes
    Bill Mitton
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  • (12/29/2005 2:34:00 PM)

    Like a ray of sunshine and hope, your poem poured down on me Ernestine! Thanks for sharing it. 10 from grateful Tai (Report) Reply

  • (12/29/2005 12:46:00 PM)

    This poem was 'radiant' some of your work, you are very talented. (Report) Reply

  • (12/29/2005 11:38:00 AM)

    What a beautiful part of the woods you've described here Ernestine! Sounds like heaven........Sincerely, Mary (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, December 29, 2005

Poem Edited: Sunday, January 6, 2008

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