Autumn Prompt is as Autumn Prompt Does

English: Autumn in Napa Valley

English: Autumn in Napa Valley (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The prompt for this week is Autumn. Here is my Haiku for Autumn


Autumn Haiku by John W. Howell ©2013

Bright leaves from Jack Frost,

Apple cider from the gods. . .

Donuts from the devil.

About John W. Howell

I have been working in business for over forty years and now have the time to work in special areas of interest. My passion has always been to create compelling stories of fiction. I have authored two novels and am working on my third. The first novel is still in manuscript form and being utilized as a door stop in the laundry room. The second is a contemporary fiction novel of 89,000 words and is complete and I am currently seeking a publisher. I also write poetry but have not had the guts to share any with anyone. The one time I read a piece to a person their only comment was, “it doesn’t rhyme.” I will continue to write and hopefully my blog, Fiction Favorites at www.johnwhowell.com will provide some entertainment and an interesting thought or two. I live by the Gulf of Mexico with my wife Molly and an assortment of loving pets.

16 comments on “Autumn Prompt is as Autumn Prompt Does

  1. Doughnuts really are from the devil

  2. Donuts are from the devil, huh? Suddenly, I’m happy I’m Jewish and don’t have that mythos to worry about. Pass the Chocolate Boston Creme with Rainbow Sprinkles. Yummy.

  3. Damn the devil, lol. Love the Haiku though 🙂

  4. Love the haiku and love donuts and apple cider 🙂

  5. Mmmm… devil donuts. Must make coconut-flour version soon (less devilment, but a good facsimile)! Aside from inspiring me to eat, I love the haiku, John!

  6. Apple cider doughnuts! YUM:)

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