Black and white

I’ve seen the colours fade
Losing vividness,
As they retreat to the shade.
I’ve travelled far
Running after dreams,
Wishing upon stars.
I’ve witnessed cracks appear
In the eyes of others
In every blink, in every tear.
I gave up control
Completed the puzzles
Only i could solve.
Life was always in my grasp
But it kept slipping
Time was ticking way too fast.
So i took a step back
And observed the world
Every inch, every crack,
Breathing in, breathing out
I had to learn
What this life was about.
I found darkness in light
And light in darkness
But I now see more
Than Black and white


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27 Responses to Black and white

  1. This is very special, loved it ๐Ÿ™‚

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  2. cwaugh212 says:

    Excellent. Nice to see you back with verse flowing once again.

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  3. EDC Writing says:

    On your feet again, colour in your cheeks, good to have your words again, take care K … E

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  4. I loved this. “But now I see more than Black and White.” An epiphany?

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  5. Eleanor says:

    Glad you are back. Stunning poem – profound and beautiful. x

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  6. Ward Clever says:

    I loved this one! It’s the best thing you’ve written.

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  7. Captain Q says:

    I enjoyed catching up with your words! Thank you! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

    Liked by 1 person

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  9. mandibelle16 says:

    Nice one learning to see life even when it’s “cracking” The destruction allowing us to see every shade, tiny, tone, every colour for worse or better.

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  10. Maxima says:

    Your poems are the perfection of the spirit, full of love

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