© 2014 by Barbara Copperthwaite.

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Dare I say it...?

The sun is shining in the blue sky above me, but there are also clouds hanging large and heavy that are grey and laden with rain, and the wind is making the trees hush me with their shaking leaves. It feels too early to be bandying this word about, but there is a one thing repeatedly springing to mind to describe the feeling in the air… Autumnal. Yes, there are already signs that the wheel of the seasons is turning, despite it still being the height of summer. Thanks to Tropical Storm Bertha the weather has changed the last few days; it is much cooler than it should be, which in turn seems to be hurrying nature along. The berries are ripening, blackberries, raspberries, elderberries, rosehip