Shavaun Scott
The Cotton Thread
Published in
1 min readOct 20, 2019

image by Shavaun Scott

I’m aware of the irony
that the most beautiful time of year
is when the leaves are dying, just before they fall.

These are the colors I choose to wear.

For a moment I’m surrounded by red, green, gold
Is it a week? Less than that
before the rains come, washing them to the ground.

Shavaun Scott
The Cotton Thread

Psychotherapist and writer, exploring uncommon bravery and shining light on the human experience.