Post#5 Leaves

Autumn is for leaves
of disenfranchised trees
Gold, Amber and Flaxen
deserters do as they please

crumpled under-foot
ground into mush
beside the road
dreams are crushed

as brittle foliage
knows well to surrender
likewise we wilt
between January and December.

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