Poem of the Week: Autumn Dawn

I mostly post my poetry first on Instagram, (unless it is a patron-exclusive poem). Then, each Sunday here on the blog, I post the poem that has got the most Insta likes.

If you’re on Instagram, let’s follow each other. You’ll find my account Orna Ross.poetry here.

The poems are inspired by photographs, sometimes taken by me, sometimes by others.

My most popular poem on Instagram this week was, “Autumn Dawn”.

And now for this week’s poem:

Autumn Dawn

The mist has gone
dissolved by daylight’s rise
and a kindly breeze now sighs its song
among the boughs, the branches and
the leaves that still cling on,


Read the full poem on Patreon