Something about hitting the first day of October makes it feel like we are officially into the fall. Brisk cool air, pumpkins spice everything and sweater wearing may now commence at will. That's how I see it anyway. Here are 15 great quotes put together with some beautiful fall images to ring in the autumnal season. Feel free to share them around with your friends. Happy October, everyone! What are some of your favorite things about this time of year?
"In the entire circle of the year,
there are no days so delightful
as those of a fine October."
- Alexander Smith
Autumn is a second spring
when every leaf is a flower.
And all at once
- Oscar Wilde
Ah, lovely October, as you usher in the
season that awakens my soul, your awesome
beauty compels my spirit
to soar like a leaf caught in an autumn breeze
and my heart to sing like a heavenly choir.
-Peggy Toney Horton
My favorite color is October.
The leaves are changing,
I feel poetry in the air.
"October had tremendous possibility. The summer's oppressive heat was a
distant memory, and the golden leaves promised a world
full of beautiful adventures. They made me believe
-Sarah Guillory, Reclaimed
Wild is the music of autumnal winds
Amongst the faded woods.
I'm so glad we
live in a world
where there are Octobers.
-L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables
Life starts all over again
when it gets crisp in the fall.
-Jordan, The Great Gatsby
F. Scott Fitzgerald
October is about
hidden all year
"I can smell autumn dancing in the breeze.
The sweet chill of pumpkin
and crisp sunburnt leaves."
Autumn is the time of year when nature says, "Look how easy,
how healthy, and how beautiful letting
go can be."
October was always the least dependable
of months... full of ghosts and shadows.
"Autumn leaves are falling,
filling up the street;
golden colors on the lawn,
nature's trick or treat."
Stay tuned to the blog this month for more lovely words fit for the season, some steamy paranormal romance novel recommendations and spookishly good book sales!
Pale, cold mistress of the serpent’s lair, blood red lips and coal black hair…
Haunting, Dark Fantasy Romance
Odile, Legend of the Black Swan
Perfect book for the spooky month of October! Full of sorcery, spirits and sultry romance.
Available on Amazon
About the Author
Amanda V Shane is an author of paranormal and fantasy romance and is currently working on her Tides of Atlantis series about the super hot lost kings of Atlantis as well as her Enchanted Lands Romances.