Haiku of the Week – Happy First Day of Fall

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changing leaves
autumn comes but once a year
living death

Happy first day of Autumn!

Although the summer heat may hang around for a few more weeks, there’s a cheerful enthusiasm lingering in the air. Fall smells of apples, cinnamon, and pumpkins. Soon, the leaves on the trees will turn colors, bright hues of gold, orange, and red, then brown, a death so beautiful, we almost forget to mourn.