Thursday photo prompt: Shadows #writephoto

This is my entry for Sue Vincent‘s #writephoto, Shadows.

Thoughts of a Ghost.

Am I awake or is this dream

There is no colour, everything monochrome.
Shadows lengthen belying the scene.

I am cold and a long way from home.

I cannot move I cannot speak

My mind is confused and my is body weak .

The Bedlam of war is strangely hushed.

Am I here, dieing alone

I try to move I know I must

Around me the spirits of fallen friend and foe.

The detritus of war, we lie dead with nowhere to go.

17 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ritu
    Nov 15, 2018 @ 16:08:05

    šŸ’œ

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  2. robertawrites235681907
    Nov 15, 2018 @ 16:47:40

    I enjoyed this poem, Willow.

    Reply

  3. Dale
    Nov 15, 2018 @ 19:19:01

    Well done…

    Reply

  4. Dnyanada Kulkarni
    Nov 16, 2018 @ 01:46:36

    Simple yet powerful.

    Reply

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  6. Jordan
    Nov 20, 2018 @ 13:34:22

    Very poignant Willow. A lovely and meaningful poem!šŸ’—

    Reply

  7. pratibhabehera
    Nov 21, 2018 @ 00:31:18

    Simple yet very engrossing

    Reply

  8. Sue Vincent
    Nov 21, 2018 @ 22:22:54

    A very moving poem, Willow. x

    Reply

  9. Trackback: Photo prompt round-up: Shadows #writephoto | Sue Vincent's Daily Echo

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