*© 2009 RC deWinter ~ All Rights Reserved
Late Afternoon in Autumn
Slanted sunlight on venerable stone,
a weathered wooden bench,
sere offerings from trees scattered left and right.
Two windows –
unblinking eyes in the fading of the day –
a leaf caught fast before it could descend,
late afternoon in autumn, New England.
© 2009 RC deWinter ~ All Rights Reserved
Digital textured oil painting based on an original photograph shot in Mystic, Connecticut, October 2009.*