Dear Readers,

How are you?! I hope you are all good, and I hope you had a very Merry Christmas! Gosh, it went by so quickly, didn’t it? Now it is only a matter of hours before the New Year – how exciting is that? 🎉

It’s that time of year where we all reflect on the past year, and look towards making our next year even better than before. We tend to set ourselves new goals/ targets/ resolutions for moving on and improving ourselves next year. But this isn’t going to be a post dedicated to my New Years Resolutions, I decided to think about how we celebrate or welcome the New Year in. In lots of countries, it’s very common to have a big firework display when the clock strikes 00:00 🕛, and that’s what happens here in the UK. I love watching the firework displays from the TV in our house (or wherever we are for New Year), and so I wrote a short poem describing what goes through my head when the clock strikes at midnight! ✨


Fireworks: (poem)

A single burst of colour lights up the sky,
I see it, just, from the corner of my eye.
Turn your head,
Open your eyes,
And you will be amazed of the beauty of a thousand
A flash; a glimpse of what’s been done,
What I’ve accomplished,
Where I’ve been lead
By the intrigue filling up my head:
It’s all coming to an end
When the clock of Big Ben strikes
At midnight
When a million glowing colours splatter the sky,
Like a painting viewed by the eye
We’ll enter the unknown,
Be surprised, taken aback,
Yet it’ll all work itself out
Amongst the dead of night.
Who knows what’ll come:
Which path I’ll end up choosing,
But I live with the
belief that it’ll be fine,
In the end.
Sounds of paintballs taking off
And whooshing towards the stars,
Or perhaps even to Mars.
They splash themselves onto the canvas that is before us,
Lighting up the sky
Before my eyes
Igniting the hope, the fear,
Of the next New Year.
Igniting the hope, the fear,
Of the next New Year. 

Well, I hope you enjoyed reading that little poem, it certainly was lovely to write! 💙

If you are watching a firework display tonight, then I hope you have a lovely time, and a Happy New Year to all my readers; I hope you have an amazing year hopefully filled with lots of blogging!

Did you like the poem? Are you watching a firework display to welcome in the New Year? What’s a New Year’s Resolution of yours? Can you believe it’s nearly 2019?

See you all again soon,

(PS: I got to 100 followers – THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH! 😘 I couldn’t have done it without you, and I am so grateful to have got to this point! Thank you & I wish you all the best reaching your next blogging goal! ✨ (I don’t think I’m going to do anything special, but if you would like me to, then comment below with a suggestion!))

Posted by:Autumn

Hi! I'm Autumn, an avid reader, animal lover and keen photographer that wants to travel the world! I’m probably not your average teen, I’m not a firm believer in makeup and I don’t own any social media accounts. I love stationary and all things paperchase, as well as baking yummy little treats! I've wanted to have my own blog for years, so Autumn’s Angle is a dream come true! I hope you follow Autumn’s Angle and enjoy scrolling through my blog. 😊 Lots of love, Autumn x

22 replies on “Fireworks – poem

  1. Hi Autumn! 🧡 That’s a really good poem you’ve wrote! 😊 I like the way you refer to the canvas as a metaphor – the sky, that’s really clever. It would be awesome if you could set a blogging goal!! 🎉🧡 And congrats on getting 100 followers, that’s AMAZING! 🙂 I am so happy for you, you deserve double! 😉 You should write poems more often, your really good at them! 🙂💛
    Amber x
    PS We need to work on our collab 😊 We kinda gave up… 😂

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    1. Hey Amber! 🌟 Thank you SO MUCH, your comments are the sweetest & mean so much to me! 💖 I’m really happy you liked the poem, maybe I’ll make poems a monthly thing on my blog (thanks for the idea! ✨)! Yessss, that metaphor was definitely one of my better ones – I actually love it too, especially as fireworks to me are like paint splattering a canvas (the sky)! ❤️ Thank you so much! (How many followers do you have now? 50? – you must be close, your blog’s great! 🥳) I think my blogging goal is to blog more regularly or less randomly, but we’ll see if that happens… 😂! Thank you Amber for the lovely comment! Happy New Year too! 💚 Autumn x (PS: Yes we certainly must get back to working on it! We kinda did – oops! 😂)

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      1. Aw, all my comments are completely what I think ❤️ I would love it if you did poems as a monthly thing! 😊 Or even an a seasonal thing if you feel too pressured, I would look forward to reading those poems! 🎉 Currently On 29 followers, nearly hit the big 30! 💛 I’m definitely proud at how far I’ve come 😊 Girl, I like your blog posts! Your random blog posts are great, you always blog on a great topic that contains great content! 🙂 Yep, Happy New Year! Here’s to achieving more goals! 😂 Amber x
        (PS: I’ll email you and we can get back to schedule on our collab 😂)

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      2. I think I would love to do a monthly poem too! 💞 Glad you would like it & thank you very much for the suggestion! ✨You go girl! 30 followers is AMAZING, I’m so happy for you Amber 🎉 (you definitely deserve more!)! Good plan, can’t wait to start working on it again! Autumn x

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  2. Congratulations on getting 100 followers!! 🎉😊😆 ! Well Done!! That’s amazing – you deserve 500 ! And you’re poem is utterly amazing !! You’re such a talented poet ! I love it and how you refer to what’s been done in that year and I love how you described the fireworks 🎇! Happy New Year Autumn ! 💕 Lovely post , as always 😊 -Isabel ✨

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    1. Thank you so much Isabel!!!! 💚✨I’m glad you loved the poem, thank youuuu! That means a lot & Happy NEW YEAR! 🎉 Hope 2019 is full of lots of lovely things for you! And thank you for the sweet comment! 💙 Autumn x

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  3. That was lovely, Autumn! Fireworks are so awesome, and I really love them too. Congrats on reaching 100 followers. I cannot believe that it is almost 2019 already either, but I wish you a very happy new year!!!

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  4. This is a fantastic way to end the blogging year! 😍🙌🏼💙✨ I looooved reading this, you did a great job with the poem!
    AWW CONGRATS ON 100, AUTUMN! 💖💖💖 I’m so happy for you, you deserve 100’s more!
    Happy New Year! Can’t wait to keep reading your posts in 2019!

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