garbed in fall splendor
she flaunts her lipstick red leaves
grande dame of autumn


Photo taken on October 27, 2022, from our balcony

featured image – my own

43 responses to “An Autumn Beauty”

  1. Nice and cool

  2. Girlfriend; this Red lipstick dame of autumn is a smash hit!
    Bravo Eugi!

    1. Thank you, Cindy!❤️

  3. Ah, Red! Thank you for sharing the view from your balcony, Eugi! 🙂 Lovely haiku!

    1. Thank you, Cheryl. Little by little, the tree is losing its gorgeous leaves. Sigh.

  4. Beeuteefull Haiku!!! You captured THE tree’ss colorin an beein so purrfectlee Miss Eugi!!!
    nose kissess BellaDharma an {{hugss}} BellaSita Mum

    1. Thank you! Hugs and licky kisses! 😽

      1. Mew mew mew lickety kissess are so kewl Miss Eugi!!! 😉

  5. Beautiful. I love the colors of fall.

    Have a fabulous day and weekend, Eugenia. Big hug. ♥

    1. Thank you, Sandee! And you have a wonderful weekend, as well. 😉

  6. Fantastic haiku, just as Autumn looks like🍁Double Pawkissies for you🐾😽💞

    1. Thank you! 😽

  7. Thank you, Derrick.

  8. flaming red and orange a lotus fall skirt!

  9. A beautiful Dame of flaming magnificence <3

    1. Thank you, Sue! I wish the tree would be dressed in those colors all year.

      1. They are magnificent in all their splendour.. <3

  10. Beautiful contrast

    1. Thank you.

      1. Always welcome!

  11. Gorgeous, Eugi! “Lipstick red lips” is so apt. Love the photo too! ❤️😍

    1. Oops! I meant leaves!

    2. Thank you, Punam!

  12. Awesome poem and photo. Love the words “lipstick red leaves” – gorgeous imagery.

    1. Thank you so much, Suzette!

  13. Gorgeous colored tree.💕

    1. Thank you, Grace.

      1. My pleasure 💕

  14. So beautiful.

    1. Thank you, Sadje!

      1. You’re welcome

  15. Isn’t it a wonder to look out and see the change in the colors of nature!

    1. Yes, indeed is!

  16. Lovely.
    Tonight for the first time (perhaps because hubby is at a meeting) and I have no other ‘noise’ on – I heard a Hoot Owl. I wrote about it… but I’ll post that tomorrow. 🙂

    1. Thank you! I look forward to your Hoot Owl piece.

  17. The tree has such beautiful color! ❤️

    1. I love it and it has never been this colorful in the 10 years we have lived here!

      1. An autumn bonus for you guys. ❤️

  18. Nice comparison to lipstick. The colors this time of year can be so fab~

    1. Thank you, Larry!