“Shadow Poetry“

By bpathos

Where I couldn't look
A shadow was
Where no light took
A shadow does


Where something is
It's shadow is not
Where the poet stands
A poem is not


A poem just out of sight
Is seeing the unknown
A sun at midnight
And reporting it shown


The truth standing naked
Or maybe it's shadow
If I'm awakened
What do I know


In the poem what I seek
And probably all I know
Within I get a peek
Of what I hope to show


In the end we hope we are
What we tried to be
And at the end we are
Who and what we see

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Copyright 2014 bpathos
Published on Tuesday, March 11, 2014.     Filed under: "Tribute" and "Poetry"

Author's Note:

Poetry is just befor I think it and write it down.

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  • jackj3 On Friday, April 4, 2014, jackj3 (7)By person wrote:

    i love the way you keep the pace, the content is really interesting, touching a lot of points about peoples own self perceptions. love it

  • A former member wrote: I agree. We are what we want to be. We see what we want to see.

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