Casting Shadows #poem

When the morning sun rises,

Face the opposite way.

Take a look at your shadow,

As it charges the day.

Its shoulders are squared,

Its neck stretches tall.

It carries no baggage,

No weight… big or small.

With feet planted firm,

Down to earth, always grounded.

A pure reflection of you,

There’s no chips, all well-rounded.

The shape is unique,

Hugs your curves, shows your form.

It casts a shade of beginnings,

Like your own fearless storm.

-Didi Oviatt



16 Comments Add yours

    1. Thanks, Jen! I’m feeling very poetic today 😉

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  1. raistlin0903 says:

    Wow…second poem I have read by you today that is simply breathtaking. Really absolutely amazing writing 😊😊

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    1. Thank you so much 😊😊🤗🤩

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  2. What a beautiful way to start the day Didi. Thank you. 🌼

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    1. You’re welcome, and Thank you!!

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  3. Didi! This is so beautiful! I needed this today! ❤

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    1. Thank you! I’m glad you liked it! Thanks for sharing too 🤗😍

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  4. Reblogged this on By the Mighty Mumford and commented:

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  5. I love this poem so much!!! You should print lots on canvases:) ill take one and hang it on my wall 🙂 so much wisdom and inspiration.

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  6. Beautiful and so clever too!!

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