Bird leaves

 

Bird leaves and tree feathers

flutter fall

these days of sometimes gold,

often gloom.

But gold fades,

and gloom gathers in heaps,

and I am left with handfuls

of leaf feathers,

cold as life parings.

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Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

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