Autumn Butterflies

Flickers of orange and crimson wings Energised by the sun, Blunder into September As leaves that twirl And wildly whirl In innocent passion For the balmy glaze Of early autumn days.   © Kim M. Russell, 2016 Image copyrighted: Isadora Gruye Photography.  Reprint only with permission. My response to imaginary garden with real toads Out of Standard […]

Rusty Tree

Copper beech sheds its umber (ella) shade with metallic flourish; leaf by burnished leaf they gather, littering the path and forming rusty puddles in the bird-bath.   © Kim M. Russell, 2016 My response to dVerse Poets Pub Open Link Night #179, where Grace is hosting. She reminded us about the planned D’verse Anthology and mentioned […]