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hello sweet sounds of autumn … i await your return … where have you been?
lost in the melody of your own voice,
the beat of your own drum?
come back to mama,
before this summer tune bids me dead,
nevah did like the mention of departing,
yet i,
i am willing to wave a sweet good-bye to these hot days and hotter nights,
i’ll be waiting, autumn leaves,
for you to come back and comfort my weary soul.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.






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Love_Hopes said...
May 10, 2014 at 1:55 am
This poem was amazing! I found the first couple of lines to be very compelling and captivating.
 
BieberLover16 said...
Oct. 9, 2011 at 4:40 pm
that was beautiful!!!
 
Marlyre This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Sept. 1, 2010 at 9:59 pm
the mention of autumn leaves gives this piece a sense of hibernation for winter, not necessarily fall for me... especially with the line "summer tune bids me dead..." interesting thought to think this was inspired from a friend... how does it all fit? good stuff though, read some of mine?
 
Stephy said...
Feb. 11, 2009 at 2:01 am
I loved it. Amazing
 
silentvocal replied...
Feb. 2, 2011 at 5:07 pm
I love the feel this poem gives off, it's like i can get the description and you get all warm inside and you can feel a bit of sunshine on your cheek when you read this-its a great piece, a really great piece.
 
tweedle dee said...
Feb. 10, 2009 at 1:09 pm
well, i think "nevah" gives it voice and personality
 
Nicovera said...
Feb. 10, 2009 at 12:47 pm
I have often said it, and it is finally true: A Friend without 'R' is nothing but a Fiend! her comment... HILARIOUS but the poem was pretty good
 
EverlastingWords said...
Jan. 25, 2009 at 10:07 pm
What? "nevah" please! why? if you are going to write at least use proper English.
 
ehh said...
Jan. 23, 2009 at 2:05 pm
Ehhh this was ok idk it wasnt so great...
 
tweedle dee said...
Jan. 23, 2009 at 1:29 pm
this really touched me. keep on writing!
 
jessy said...
Jan. 23, 2009 at 1:09 pm
I love teen ink its like I'm reading about my self I feel so confuted! I look forward to more magazines!
 
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