Tanka: Autumn Layers


a bee flying towards purple flowers


a bee hums
around remaining flowers
autumn’s early gift
a single golden leaf
creates her own beauty

© Xenia Tran


black whippet bending down to sniff a single autumn leaf

We wish you all a wonderful Autumn Equinox tomorrow.
With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx


Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, settings: iA, 1/160 s and Portrait, 1/200 s, ISO – Auto.


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Daily Prompt: Leaf


Author: whippetwisdom

The stories, poems and photographs on this blog are the original creative work of Xenia Tran. Inspired by life in the Scottish Highlands and in awe of nature she gives voice to the wisdom of her adopted and fostered whippets.

51 thoughts on “Tanka: Autumn Layers”

  1. Changing Leaves
    Beauty Fall
    October Frost
    Surprise just around
    the Corner from Winter
    Ice and Springing Breeze
    aLL is Life Falls and Springs..
    SMiLes.. mY friEnd.. Xenia..
    For whenever i visit
    You heaR.. i See tHis aLL
    SeaSons GarDen oF Love..:)

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      1. UnfOlding Layers
        oF Creativity
        oNce aGaiN
        mY friEnd NoW
        While SonGs Are
        Growing Louder and
        More like Twitter with
        Fewer stRings of Dance..
        i oPen
        Box more.. heHe….
        Have a Great Weekend Xenia
        And Lots of Love to Your smART
        Dogs and Husband too.. in the
        Highlands of ScotLand wHeRE Dog Paws FeeL LoVE..:)

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