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The Collage Called Autumn 🍁 (poem)

Colored autumn carries
with her canary yellow leaf
descending upon crisp green,
enveloped by its multi-chroma
kindred souls,

Carries sparrows’ waning
crescendos, illume
of harvest moons,
the pit-pat crunch,
pit-pat crunch of
leashed dogs running
after who-knows-what
down winding sidewalk.

Carries seeds in her winds,
and drops acorns in her
gravitational pull,
Becomes a pending mother
and leaves it to Winter
to incubate, and Spring
to rain-saturate and inspire

Allures me like crimson red.
I am the bull
charging at the heap of colour,
I’ll dive into it like a child,
bloated by relief
of first-day-of-school’s end.

Β© 2015 – Eva PoeteX

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Evy Zen (formerly Eva PoeteX) is a mystic poetess, eclectic artist, fiction writer, and wellness advocate who calls the Greater Cleveland area home sweet home. Born a Clevelander with a Greek lineage, the arts started being a major part of her life the moment she picked up her first crayon. To date, dozens of Evy's writings have been featured in publications like Thought Catalog, The Journey Magazine, and Journey of the Heart: Women's Spiritual Poetry. As a spoken word poet, she has also had the opportunity to collaborate with numerous musicians across the globe. Currently, Evy is the Founding Editor of Poehemian Press and runs the decade-young poetry website (formerly The Artistic Muse). Additionally, she is the author of several independently and locally published poetry books, including "Esoterra" and "Sacred Shapes." Furthermore, she works as a full-time freelance writer and editor. In 2012, Evy received a Bachelor of Arts degree (honors) in Creative Writing from Cleveland State University. She also obtained a Diploma (distinction) in Exercise Nutrition from Shaw Academy four years later. When she's not creating, Evy Zen recharges her batteries by reading her weight in books ("The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho is her personal favorite), going on epic bike rides, meditating to ambient music, and racing super cars behind the safety of her computer or TV screen. To find out more, visit her official website at

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