falling love

when love is swirling
like leaves
down from limbs
in autumn’s crisp air

let her hit you
and watch her recede

like leaves
back into earth’s skin
to perish and nourish
through winter’s gray

then to bloom
and explode

into passionate pedals
of a hope filled spring

© Copyright 2015 Melissa Leigh Clarke. All Rights Reserved.

About Melissa Leigh

I believe that every life is full of endless moments that help you, hurt your, change you, inspire you, and allow you to mold yourself into the best version of yourself that you can possibly be. Stories exist in all of us and need to be shared in order to grow.
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