Winter a new horizon

It's August again begin to feel the chill

In the air every morning

So cool before dawning

Days getting shorter

We are on the last lap

It happens each year

Though we choose to forget

Act all surprised when leaves begin to fall

Where did the time go

It passed me by while I was mowing the lawn

Hope it's not a long winter again

Bet it will be

It usually is

Wish we could hybernate til it's all over

I think we oughta

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Happyboomernurse 5 years ago from South Carolina

Welcome to Hub Pages,

Glad you added the stunning fall photos to illustrate this hub. The words expressed in your poem mirror the way I feel when I see the exquisite colors of fall and know the trees will soon be barren. I try to savor every moment, knowing this incredible beauty is fleeting, just like everything else in life.

Rated up and interesting.


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poshcoffeeco 5 years ago from Cambridgeshire Author

You are welcome to drop by anytime to comment,thanks for the up rating.


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Artin2010 5 years ago from Northwestern Florida, Gulfcoast

Hi pcc 8o) very nice, welcome to hubs, it really feels good to put writing together in such a way to know other people, many will appreciate it and feel it as you do. John Lennon, of the Beatles touched many with his creative writing of lyrics for songs LOve it, voted up Thank you for sharing, I wish you much success in your hub writing. Most of us here love it so much it becomes a distraction.lol Good to meet you, clicked follow!


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Gypsy Rose Lee 5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Wouldn't it be great to be a bear and hibernate till spring comes again! Great thoughts reading it brought cold winds to mind.


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Mamadrama 5 years ago from Upstate NY

I LOVE fall, it's my favorite time of the year!! Winter, not so much!! Great hub!


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Vinaya Ghimire 5 years ago from Nepal

I love fall but after reading this poem, I can see my breath and feel the chill.


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poshcoffeeco 5 years ago from Cambridgeshire Author

I like Autumn just as the air starts to freshen up. I don't like the shorter daylight hours though.


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poshcoffeeco 5 years ago from Cambridgeshire Author

VG it is on it's way I am sad to say. Bye bye Summer!

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