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Au­tumn com­ing Ben­jamin My­ers The first tree to turn is a flinted spark in the tin­der of the val­ley, a burst of flame in the outer dark; a lit wick in the tal­low to tarry

About the au­thor Novelist, poet and na­ture writer Ben­jamin My­ers was born in Durham, and now lives in West York­shire. He wan­ders and won­ders about land­scape and his­tory, myth and lit­er­a­ture. ‘Au­tumn com­ing’ is taken from Un­der the Rock: The Po­etry of a Place by Ben­jamin My­ers (El­liott & Thomp­son).

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