Shawn L. Bird

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poem-there November 28, 2016

Filed under: Poetry — Shawn L. Bird @ 10:31 am
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In the early morning

the view is clear;

we can see for miles.

As day emerges,

clouds obscure our vision,

our perspective decreases.

Clarity before obscurity.

Peace before busyness.

One to hold the other at bay.

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20 Responses to “poem-there”

  1. missprimnproper Says:

    Beautifully simple.

  2. prior.. Says:

    peace before busyness….

    mmmmm well said

  3. Exactly! Mornings are the best and the earlier we get up the more possible everything appears to be πŸ‘Œβ€οΈοΈ

    • lol

      Personally, I’m a night owl, and more inclined to see dawn from the other direction. πŸ˜‰ We had a friend in town this weekend, staying at a B&B. He said when he got up, he had an amazing view, but by the time the wife woke up, everything was shrouded in mist. I could see a metaphor there! πŸ˜‰

  4. Melody J Haislip Says:

    Quite beautiful. Perfect ending. I like perfect endings. πŸ™‚

  5. Your priorities are spot on, as ever.

  6. Kaushik Prasad Says:

    The clouds I reckon is a metaphor for distractions? Loved the message.

  7. NiceπŸ‘Œ, I’m looking for a mentor because I am new here. Do you mind?

  8. karanblogs Says:

    Simple and elegant πŸ™‚
    It would be my honor if you can check out my blog too and take a look at my poems πŸ™‚

  9. rakshitlal12 Says:

    beautifully simplistic πŸ™‚


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