On This Day…

The air bears witness, ever so slightly,
that winter is behind the scenes.
September warmth is deceiving,
The nights tell the truth,
the leaves as well,
and what they call “Good sleeping weather”
is all the coming end of sunny days.
So the pace quickens,
and all the living things
choose to be more lively.
To take it all in.
To prepare.
Gray skies, long nights,
and winter all will come soon enough.
So these last glimpses become gifts,
jewels of the most beautiful kind,
and memories that sustain
in the cold days ahead.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s