Colors of Fall, Michigan

Autumn brings magic to Michigan — a riot of color. It’s hard not to get poetical. Especially if you are a poet.

“It was a beautiful bright autumn day, with air like cider and a sky so blue you could drown in it.”Diana Gabaldon

“Autumn, the year’s last, loveliest smile.” — William Cullen Bryant

“Autumn burned brightly, a running flame through the mountains, a torch flung to the trees.” — Faith Baldwin

“There is something incredibly nostalgic and significant about the annual cascade of autumn leaves.” Joe L. Wheeler

“Autumn carries more gold in its pocket than all the other seasons.”Jim Bishop

“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” Albert Camus

“The fallen leaves in the forest seemed to make even the ground glow and burn with light”Malcolm Lorry

“Autumn’s the mellow time.” — William Allingham

“Now Autumn’s fire burns slowly along the woods and day by day the dead leaves fall and melt.” — William Allingham

“When the autumn meets the tranquillity, there you can see the King of the Sceneries.” ― Mehmet Murat İldan

“Que sigue pagando el otono / con tanto dinero amarillo? (“What does autumn go on paying for with so much yellow money?”Pablo Neruda