Shawn L. Bird

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poem-light June 9, 2016

Filed under: Poetry — Shawn L. Bird @ 11:53 am
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It is dark here.

We have dug a den,

a hole to hide in.

Safe, secure, one entrance to guard

with snarling, snapping lunges.

Beyond the border we guard,

light illuminates.

We squint at silhouettes,

afraid of what lies behind.

The dark we know,

but light lures.

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3 Responses to “poem-light”

  1. I see you following close behind, as I head, pell mell, towards the beacon.

  2. Blogger Recognition Award!!! 😊 – writeshefali
    https://writeshefali.wordpress.com/2016/06/18/blogger-recognition-award-%f0%9f%98%8a/
    I have nominated you because you’re poems speak life into existence for me. Thank you for writing.


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