Children

Children

A Poem by George Coombs
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Scene from a park near where I live

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Children


autumn

           in the leaf carpeted park


trees rustle in rivers of wind

squirrels, birds

children running innocent

as tremulous light

sprinkling the calm air

with laughter

running, playing, climbing

bodies gilded in

autumn brightness.

i watch

distant from them

while hesitant steps move

along their long life path.


George Coombs






© 2017 George Coombs



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George Coombs
From a park near where I live

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Worthy of silent observation...like watching a caterpillar through its stages of development. Fascinating! Thank you for sharing.

Posted 10 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

George Coombs

10 Months Ago

Your welcome, thankyou for such an encouraging review

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George Coombs
George Coombs

Brighton and Hove, Southern, United Kingdom



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I am a retired lecturer from Hove in Southrn England. I write poetry, stories, essays and also draw and paint more..

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