Hurray It’s October!

October 

BY ROBERT FROST

O hushed October morning mild,

Thy leaves have ripened to the fall;

Tomorrow’s wind, if it be wild,

Should waste them all.


The crows above the forest call;

Tomorrow they may form and go.

O hushed October morning mild,

Begin the hours of this day slow.


Make the day seem to us less brief.

Hearts not averse to being beguiled,

Beguile us in the way you know.

Release one leaf at break of day;


At noon release another leaf;

One from our trees, one far away.

Retard the sun with gentle mist;

Enchant the land with amethyst

Slow, slow!

For the grapes’ sake, if they were all,

Whose leaves already are burnt with frost,

Whose clustered fruit must else be lost—

For the grapes’ sake along the wall.

Welcome to my favorite month. Let Fall begin…with a little apple picking!

Show and share. Inspire me Monday. Tuesday at our house. The scoop  inspire me Tuesday. Make it pretty. Made by you. Metamorphosis you’re the star. Tuesday with a twist. Let’s talk vintage. Wonderful Wednesday. Wow us. Talk of the town. Share your cup. Share your style. Home and garden. Welcome home. Thursday favorites. Waste not. Dagmar’s house. Vintage charm. Friday features. Home sweet home. Feather nest. Friendship Friday. Funtastic Friday. Grace at home morning cup of joe.       Home matters. Sweet inspiration. Best of the weekend. Create bake grow. Sunday at home. Share it one more time. Snickerdoodle Simple Saturday. Silver pennies. Create with joy. Inspiration  Monday. DI&DI.  Amaze me   Tuesday talk 

Advertisements

22 thoughts on “Hurray It’s October!

  1. You porch looks so welcoming. Makes me miss our wonderful porch on KY house oldest son built for us. We have uncovered small front porch now at our CO house. Do what I can to make it comfy and welcoming. Your rocking chair with throw and pretty decorations say a lot about you. Love your welcome to our porch sign. Happy week

    Liked by 1 person

  2. I love your front door. It reminds me of the one I had a my old Victorian house years ago. Love your pictures and that sweet little one looking back at you as you take the picture.
    🙂 gwingal

    Liked by 1 person

    1. The porch is definitely a showstopper for this Foursquare. Many of the houses in the neighborhood had porches converted into additional room during the 1970’s so happy this one survived intact.

      Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s