Haiku: Autumn Gold

 

two whippets in black coats on a forest trail with golden ferns

 

autumn gold
one fern after another
tumbling river

Β© Xenia Tran

 

two whippets in winter jackets on forest trail with golden ferns

 

two whippets in winter jackets on forest trail with golden ferns

We wish you all a very happy Monday, a happy Thanksgiving to our friends in Canada, and a wonderful new week!

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Setting: f/3.2, 1/100 s and ISO 125, f/3.2, 1/60 s, ISO 100.

 

Carpe Diem’s Quest for a New Masterpiece #4: Autumn Leaves

 

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 two adopted whippets Eivor and Pearl.

48 thoughts on “Haiku: Autumn Gold”

  1. Such a beautiful place, Xenia πŸ™‚ we do not have red or yellow leaves in autumn. I don’t think we have autumn here. It’s either spring, summer, rainy or winter season. πŸ™‚

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      1. Lucky indeed, Xenia. I have only seen the golden and red leaves in pictures. I hope I get to see autumn leaves in real some day. πŸ™‚
        We have rainy season twice – once in June and again in October . The October one is called retreating monsoon. How different seasons are in different places, isn’t it? πŸ™‚

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      2. Yes, they are very different! While we are rolling into Autumn it is Spring in the Southern Hemisphere. I didn’t realise the October one is called ‘retreating monsoon’, thank you so much for sharing this Rekha :o) xxx

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  2. SMiLes.. Xenia Speaking now of not so much
    Autumn Golden Surprises i checked the
    Weather Forecast to make Sure
    the Remnants of
    Michael were
    not Headed
    Your Scotland
    Way as it appears
    Spain will just be the
    Recipient of Some Rather Tame Enough Moisture Winds..
    Anyway.. finally down Close to 60F Degrees here in North
    Florida where this New Cold Front is not only a Welcome
    Guest but a Savior Now Sweeping Away Michael from
    Our Panhandle Parts Sadly East in Destruction
    There That has Never Been Seen Before as
    That is What 87F Gulf Waters Will Do in
    October Like Spinach Fed Copiously
    to any
    Pop
    eye
    October Surprise Hurricane now
    With an Archangel Name or Not..:)

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    1. Thank you Fred and good to hear from you after Michael – our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by the Hurricane. We only had remnants of storm Callum here and he blew past within a couple of days. Hope you, Katrina and Yellow Boy are all safe and well πŸ’œ

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      1. Hi Xenia.. thanks
        For the Kind Wishes
        And Prayers for
        The Folks in
        Our area as we
        Came out
        Unscathed
        With
        Catastrophic
        Destruction
        A Few Counties
        To the East..
        That short
        Lived
        Cool
        Front really
        Saved our
        County..:)

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