The leaves of spring now lost and faded,
Colors waning, green gone jaded.
Now give way to colors new, yellow, red and autumn hues.
Once fresh and living, now gone dry, tumbling from our autumn sky.
Now the leaves have turned to fall, carbon footprints, one and all.
© Huffygirl 2012
(Carbon Footprint, original poem by Huffygirl, © 2012)