Leaves, leaves green yellow and brown
some on trees some on the ground
Pages of different ages, a different time another clime
In piles some decay are burned or blow away
Leaf's parts containing life, some of peace some of strife
Talking leaves on a critic's  breeze
some dead, some alive
ghost words, once read,  perish but some survive

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  • orchidee

    Good write SB.

  • sorenbarrett

    Thanks so much Orchi it's appreciated

  • Thomas W Case

    Excellent work.

    • sorenbarrett

      Thanks so much Thomas I appreciate your read.

    • Doggerel Dave

      Leaves = poems....'some dead, some alive' says it all . Thanks Soren.

      • sorenbarrett

        Don't know if first to see it but first to say it. Yes Dave that is what I had in mind. Thanks so much for the read.

        • Doggerel Dave

          Gotta come to grips with metaphors sometime or other, 'spose.........
          Good first lesson in an easily digestible chunk. Thanks again.

        • Teddy.15

          Picture perfect, the world is filled with different colour and shape and size leaves, a metaphor stunning on my eyes. 🌹

          • sorenbarrett

            Thanks Teddy I appreciate the read friend and kind words of understanding. Yes it is a metaphor.

          • Goldfinch60

            Such fine true words soren.


            • sorenbarrett

              Thanks so much Andy I deeply appreciate the review and kind words

            • 2781

              Bringing forth his fruit in his season...

              • sorenbarrett

                Thanks so much for the read and interpretive comment it is appreciated.

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