Haiku black-belt Herman van Rompuy has been waxing lyrical again.
His latest 17-syllable masterpiece is entitled 'Autumn end November':
"The night has fallen
The bare branches can be seen
Even more lonely."
For poems on autumn, the likes of Keats and Prevert are a tough act to follow .
And thanks to serendipitous timing, this is how pomme de terre @euHvR's effort appeared in BM's twitter feed, right next to some perhaps appropriate further reading from Prospect Magazine: