Want to give it a try? All you have to do is match the sense (sight, taste, smell, touch, sound) to the season, connecting a concrete impression with the abstract. Sound confusing? Nah! ‘Tis simple. Check it out:
What does autumn look like?
Fat orange pumpkins and floppy scarecrows reclining on front porches
What does autumn smell like?
Wood-smoke rising from a hearth
What does autumn feel like?
The touch of frost on a brisk morning
What does autumn sound like?
Dried leaves crunching underfoot
How about it? What are your impressions of this vibrantly colorful season?
Even if you only try one or two, take a moment to engage your senses and your creative muse. I’d love to read what you come up with!