General Poetry posted February 28, 2018

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Fall, a symbol death, is nature at its most beautiful.

Flames of Glory

by Debbie Pope

5-7-5 death in nature Contest Winner 
If God sends off leaves
 in blazing flames of glory,
what's in store for man?

Writing Prompt
Write a 5-7-5 syllable poem somehow incorporating death in nature.

5-7-5 death in nature
Contest Winner


I fully realize that not all of nature's deaths are this beautiful. But fall is the death of those green leaves. They are more beautiful in death. The glory cannot be denied.
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