Snow fell gently as I walked home. I realised autumn was coming to an end. This autumn was different to my previous autumn experiences – it was more obvious. Now I understand why Anne of Green Gables said: “I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers”.
Here are 18 of my favourite 2017 autumn pictures
Outside it is grey, three weeks to the shortest day, and the last leaves, which have hung on for so long, are surrendering and floating to the ground hoping to become a new leaf one spring.