Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Autumn Greetings!

Autumn is known for its beauty of colors.  The fall season is a great source of inspiration for all creative projects!  

 Just a reminder that you still have time to get your name in for the November drawing!  The drawing will be next Tuesday, November 13.  We will announce the name of the winner here on this blog and also on our FaceBook page! 

A Leaf-Treader
I have been treading on leaves all day until I am autumn-tired.
God knows all the color and form of leaves I have trodden on and mired.
Perhaps I have put forth too much strength and been too fierce from fear.
I have safely trodden underfoot the leaves of another year.

All summer long they were overhead, more lifted up than I.
To come to their final place in earth they had to pass me by.
All summer long I thought I heard them threatening under their breath.  
And when they came it seemed with a will to carry me with them to death.
They spoke to the fugitive in my heart as if it were leaf to leaf.
They tapped at my eyelids and touched my lips with an invitation to grief.
But is was no reason I had to go because they had to go.
Now up, my knee, to keep on top of another year of snow.
                         Robert Frost