Tuesday, November 27, 2012


The stripped and shapely
Maple grieves
The loss of her
Departed leaves

The ground is hard,
As hard as stone.
The Year is old,
The birds are flown.

 And yet the world,
Displays a certain
from "A Child's Calendar" by John Updike
illustrations by Trina Schart Hyman


quilt'n-mama said...

Love your leaf photos!
What a huge leaf next to katherine's head!
Hope you are enjoying the end of fall, it has turned cold here, now if we could only get a little snow with the cold wind:)

Anonymous said...

Oh, Aunt Melissa will be printing and framing these!