The Fall Commute

Leave earlier, bumper-to-bumper, stop and go, watch the crosswalks, stay alert for bikes; of all the things to enjoy and appreciate about fall, back-to-school traffic isn’t one of them.

– Written for Day 31 of Awake August 2016, 31 Days of Mindful Writing in the form of Small Stones (concise daily observations) from Writing Our Way Home.

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Not Fall Yet

Cool breeze sign of fall
Sweltering afternoon heat
Nature changed her mind

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– Written for Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge #110. Word prompts were “Change” & “Mind” or synonyms of those. Photo from PublicDomainPictures.net.

Sunday Trees #247 080716

This was taken in my back yard last Autumn.

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Gold in the Fall, Arlington, MA

– On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea’s Sunday Trees #247 – August 7, 2016. Photo ©2015 Leara Morris-Clark.