Spreading stains o’fiery glory ‘cross forest scenes
Dying flames of vitality…red & gold & brown & greens
Bright Autumn color beneath an azure sky
Shedding leaves fell upon fading lawns lie
Bare-boned, skeletal trees on the horizon
Leave evergreen reminders of vibrant holidays, my son
Poem © 28 October 2014, by D, Denise Dianaty
The digital painting at the top of the page was created in Pixlr, using the “silk” and “watercolor” stylization filters. It was created on 12 September 2018, from an original photo taken at Bass Lake, in North Carolina, on 10 November 2017, with an Olympus E600 camera, using lens Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 40-150mm F4.0-5.6, by D. Denise Dianaty.