Autumn wings

A butterfly cinquain for Colleen Chesebro’s weekly challenge.

Image ©ThomasW01



spreads shadow wings,

scale-feathered, red and gold,

sweeps the stubborn grass with tree tears


Stalks loosened by the searing sun,

leaves sail the brisk bright breeze

on gales of childish


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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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