Poetry Leaves By Kinneret Katz - April 13, 2017 1330 I have been taught that the more ostentatious the leaf, the happier its colors as it clings to the branch in the unforgiving autumn winds, the deader it is inside. Apparently this applies to people too. Accompanying Photo: “Rose Trees” by Aliza Abusch-Magder What do you think about this topic? We want to hear from you! Join the conversation!