Fall Poems

Poems about Autumn

Every season has its special beauty and autumn is no exception. Watching the trees turn from a uniform green to all varieties of gold, yellow and red is a spectacular experience. One can almost be blinded by the fiery brilliance. How can it be that all this beauty is sign of death and decay? With all this beauty there is a certain sadness in knowing that the changing colors foreshadow the arrival of a long cold winter.

Poems about the Fall Season

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  1. Sing To Me, Autumn

    Autumn Personification Poem

    Sing to me, Autumn, with the rustle of your leaves.
    Breathe on me your spicy scents that flow within your breeze.

    Dance with me, Autumn, your waltz that bends the boughs of trees.

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    This poem beautifully provides us an opportunity to feel connected with nature. As human beings, we have been born in the lap of nature, have grown under the protection of nature, but we’ve...

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  3. To Autumn

    Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness,  
    Close bosom-friend of the maturing sun;
    Conspiring with him how to load and bless  
    With fruit the vines that round the thatch-eves run;

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    It's an awesome poem!!
    I really love it!!!

  4. Autumn Leaves

    Letting Go Of The Old

    Golden, crisp leaves falling softly from almost bare trees,
    Lifting and falling in a hushed gentle breeze.
    Slowly dropping to the soft cushioned ground,
    Whispering and rustling a soothing sound.

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    Letting go of painful things is probably one of the most difficult choices to make. But once you realize what your aspirations, visions, and ideals in life are- that these have become somehow...

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  6. Autumn

    • By Ryan Larkin
    • Published: October 2012
    Poem About Autumn

    Descending leaves fall to the ground,
    Twirling, twisting, round and round,
    Autumn season is almost here,
    The smell of freshness is oh so near. ...

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    I love this poem on autumn. I just wanted to share that autumn is my favorite of the four seasons. I love autumn because of the leaves changing colors and falling to the ground. I love autumn...

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  7. October's Gold

    Like crunchy cornflakes
    Gold leaves rustle underfoot
    Beauty in decay.

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    I like Haikus and I like this one very much. It goes to prove that just a few well-chosen words can say more effectively than pages full. I love the comparison of cornflakes to dead leaves...

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  8. Autumn's Majesty

    Sun with his artistic touch,
    streaks skies of blue with rosy blush,
    trimming Oak and Maple too,
    crimson reds with yellow hue.

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    The poem brings such a panoramic picture of Autumn that you can't help but be present for the synesthetic experience. The alliteration of the words gives a beautiful rhythm to the poem, such...

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  10. Autumn

    • By Julie L. O'Connor
    • Published: March 2013
    Indian Summer Poem

    There's a crispness in the air that greets the morning sun, a feeling of anticipation, a new day has begun.
    Harvest days are ending, winter is drawing near, yet in between is surely the most special time of year.
    They call it Indian Summer, and it seems to fit the bill, for it's as if the Lord took a feathered brush and painted all the hills.
    ...

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    Very beautiful & inspiring. "Women in Ministry" will share this at a coffee we are hosting for younger women we mentor in the church.

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  11. A Beautiful Fall

    • By Dean N. Julia
    • Published: October 2015
    Poem About Favorite Season Of Year

    The leaves are changing and so is the weather
    It's time to put away the shorts and put on the sweater
    Halloween is near and Thanksgiving is coming
    My favorite time of year this is becoming

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  12. The Fall

    • By Marla Wardell
    • Published: October 2014
    Poem About The Season Autumn

    The abundant, redundant season.
    Ushering in the winter, like an appetizer before the big meal.
    Just a taste of what is to come.
    Beautiful and temporary.

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  13. Autumn Love

    • By Savannah M. Jones
    • Published: September 2018

    Coolness fills the air
    Scarves and sweaters everywhere
    Fall weather is here

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    It makes me feel the chill in autumn, which I have experienced only in literature. .

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