Reds and Yellows

My leaf from a week ago

turned brown.

I picked up two new ones

on my walk today.

Brilliant yellows and red


One tree is responsible

for all this beauty.

The walk was good

without the leaves.

They just added

to my visual


of pleasure

and peace.


Pond with fall colored leaves of aspen with lodgepole pine cones and needles. Near Alpine, Oregon.

Photograph © Dennis Frates Photography


Categories: abundance, fresh air, growth, love, nature, outside, Poetry, sunshine, surprise, Uncategorized, vision, walking, writing | Leave a comment

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