Tuesday, February 10, 2009

More Light

Nothing Gold Can Stay
By Robert Frost

Nature's first green is gold,
Her hardest hue to hold.
Her early leaf's a flower;
But only so an hour.
Then leaf subsides to leaf.
So Eden sank to grief,
so dawn goes down to day.
Nothing gold can stay.

"Stay gold, Ponyboy. Stay gold."
S.E. Hinton The Outsiders


  1. postcard perfect. fantastic shot...

  2. What a wonderful way to start my day. The beauty of both the picture and poem is soulful. Thanks birdman!

  3. Awesome shot, Birdman, I envy your solitude!

  4. I remember learning this poem when I had Lucy for a teacher in 7th grade! It used to be my favorite poem. How great it is that you used it to describe this picture!

  5. wonderful shot. I love the light and the lonely looking tree.

  6. a little bit country, a little bit rock and roll- a land robert frost once ruled- american poets- jeffers pound cummings whitman corso ginsberg dylan smokey cobain icet cool j dr dre, nwa eminem- wow,- yikes- "Miles to go...and promises to keep... before I sleep."- the ones i read and forgot, the ones i don't even know - hey, is there a poem a day service? must be- if you find it, I want i- m birthday is coming up...