Monday, October 08, 2007

Autumn Inspiration

Autumn...
She has always been my muse



Photo: S Bess

23 comments:

geoffreyphilp101@gmail.com said...

Nice photo, Stephen
We don't have those kinds of change of seasons so its great to see what's happening up north.

Peace,
Geoffrey

Lyrically speaking said...

Nice, love the pic :) I could feel it coming, although it's 80 degrees here in NY, lol

the prisoner's wife said...

beautiful picture bless!

i have been on a hiatus of sorts, busy with work. posted a poem, would like to get your feedback.

be blessed.

Rethabile said...

I know you love the season. I remember that crazy autumn of poems. Last year, was it?
Khotso.

Stephen Bess said...

Geoffrey,

Thank you. Yes, this is a photo I took last fall. Our leaves have not completely changed yet. The cooler weather is coming this week though.

Cathy-
I know. Thanks. This weather is crazy right. :)

Pwife-
Thank you. I've just read your poem. Love it!

Rethabile-
Yes sir, I did kick out a few poems last fall. :)

faith said...

Hi Stephen,
For some dumb reason, my computer will not pull up the photo today. I will check it out from a nonwork computer as soon as I can. Take Care,

Stephen Bess said...

Hello faith. You can also go to: http://www.flickr.com/photos/peculiar_eyes

I have others there too. I hope all is well. Take care.

NML said...

I do love the autumnal colours. Even when we've had a great summer and I miss the heat, there is something very relaxing about the multitude of glowing colours and kicking through the leaves.

Stephen Bess said...

NML-
True, I miss some aspects of summer, but Washington summers are so humid. I love the temperature and look of this season. I hope all is well. Thanks by stopping through.

Fabrizio said...

Well, what can I say? I marryed Autumn 'cause her young sister Spring died too soon.

No way

I'm a spring lover... :-D

Greetings

Fab

faith said...

Hi Stephen, I will check, out the flicker sight when I have some time today. Thanks for the heads up. Your pic actually shows here today. It is just what I needed to remind me that fall is a great time of year. (I love it for all the sports starting too)But sometimes I get too caught up dreading the cold and then the fridgid cold that I know is coming, and forget to enjoy the fall. So, thanks for the reminder. Fall is a wonderful time of year. All of nature showing off its colors. Even the pine trees seem to get a little greener in the fall... I think I will go on a drive and hike this weekend and look at the leaves, and enjoy the beauty of fall.

All is good here. I will e you soon. Depends on what work comes today. Hope you are well also! Have a great day!

Guyana-Gyal said...

I was once in a place where it was kinda autumn and I enjoyed walking on the fallen leaves and crushing them to smell their minty scent.

Ruben said...

Nice photo. The weather here in Chicago has been so weird that the leaves haven't changed yet. So it's nice to see the fall colors.

Stephen Bess said...

Fab-
Spring is another great season, but fall is my all. :)

Faith-
Thanks and enjoy the hike. I want to visit Harpers Ferry. It's beautiful this time of year.

GG-
I couldn't have put it better. :) Good to see you.

Ruben-
Good to see you. Same here with the weather. Well, today is the start of fall weather. It didn't get past 65 degrees.

Cero said...

The weather here is beautiful, I must say. I love the fall.

I am trying to channel you for the correct professor attitude, which you have and I do not!!!

get zapped said...

Oh, I love her too! Such a colorful and energetic season before the grey slow pace of winter.

Enjoy!

Stephen Bess said...

Cero-
lol! Give me time and I'll be in your shoes. Good to see you here.

Zapped-
Nicely put. :)

Torrance Stephens bka All-Mi-T said...

imagine how i i feel on my 11 acre farm in palmetto, ga

black feline said...

im back to smell the autumn leaves..hope im welcome? lol and btw..in Dubai...it's the beginning of autumn/winter...missing the sun already

Crankyputz said...

One of my favorite songs to date is Autumn Leaves...

Stephen Bess said...

Torrance-
It must be beautiful. :)

Blk Feline-
Hello and good to see you. Yeah, I miss the Sun when it hides so early now.

Cranky-
Cool. Who sings/plays that song?

dawn said...

Autumn is the reason I'm happy to be back in the midwest.

The smells. The sounds. The colors.

Gorgeous.

Dance_Soul said...

Beautiful. So simple...and warm. Thanks for sharing.

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