Raking, raking, raking

all the leafy ground.

Diving, diving, diving

in a leafy mound.

Hiding, hiding, hiding

‘neath a leafy sea.

Searching, searching, searching

for a leafy me.

Crunching, crunching, crunching

at our leafy play.

Laughing, laughing, laughing

on this leafy day.

Illustrated by Mark Robison