Wednesday, November 01, 2006

one leaf

One leaf left on a branch
and not a sound of sadness
or despair. One leaf left
on a branch and no unhappiness.
One leaf left all by itself
in the air and it does not speak
of loneliness or death.
One leaf and it spends itself
in swaying mildly in the breeze.
- David Ignatow


  1. Beautiful. I enjoyed your post on hats and homes as well. Your girls are very imaginative. lol

  2. Anonymous8:56 PM

    Beautiful picture!

    Reminds me of the O. Henry story, "The Last Leaf".