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  Dragon's Mist
by Patrick A Granfors
Wednesday, November 02, 2011
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Hints of Ozark autumn off my back porch.

Photo: By Patrick Granfors


Autumn’s first chill

Arouses the dragon of the lake

As the breaking day reveals

The swirling vapors of his steamy breath

Rising playfully from surface ripples

Drifting into the nearby hills

Bathing leaves in tiny dewdrops

Sparkling like yellow diamonds

Atop the marmalade morning canopy

Dragon’s fire has scarcely begun

To consume the tapestries of green

Replacing them with brilliant crimsons

Blazing oranges yellows and subtle umbers

Natural transformation subdued while

The sleepy dragon stirs the waters

Just so

Guiding his wispy magical mist gently skyward

Beyond the shoreline

Clearing his canvas

For the day’s work ahead

 

 

 

 

Copyright 2011 Patrick Granfors

 

 




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Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan
i like this-both the picture, and the write which includes its own rich visuals
Reviewed by Ronald Hull
Enchanting images of Dragon's glory. The magic of an Ozark fall. Wish I was there, too.

Ron
Reviewed by JMS Bell
WHAT A PICTURE! AND WHAT A GREAT SHARING...PROSE PRODUCING THE VIVID IMAGERY THAT DOESN'T JUST SATISFY BUT LEAVES A LASTING IMPRESSION OF POETIC SPLENDOR. SO ENJOYED AND APPRECIATED. THANK YOU, PATRICK. LOVE, BLESSINGS AND FAITH...JOYCE * HIS INSPIRATIONS
Reviewed by E T Waldron
a magical methorical gem,Patrick!
Reviewed by Christine Tsen
This is a masterpiece ~
Breathtaking!
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila
Enchanting poetry, Patrick!!!! What a fabulous view you have....

Anna
Reviewed by Paul Berube
Nicely done, Patrick.
Reviewed by Richard King
Patrick, it's a "Double Ditto" to everything I said about your last posting. You should get serious more often…. Not entirely, but more often…. Great write. Dick
Reviewed by Ed Matlack
U should try different drugs if those make you in a fog like that...purty pic...
Reviewed by JASMIN HORST SEILER
Coming out of the fog, and nothing has changed, you're still in the Ozarks, Hugs! Jasmin Horst
Reviewed by RWE SAYS BYE
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