The Shadow Before Eight

It’s just there for a few minutes

before the lights take over.

It’s just there to be glanced and contemplated

until the Earth drifts away from the sun as days go.

It happens on a brick wall and

it’s majestic,

powerful,

beautiful and full of sorrow.

It’s the shadow of the Crucifix,

it’s the presence of Our Lord.

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About silviaeningles

I’m Silvia and these are some interesting things about me: I was born in Puebla, a beautiful city in central Mexico. It is an old city, founded in 1531 I live in Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada I have a blog in Spanish that you’re welcome to read (http://comenzandolashistorias.blogspot.ca/) I love hummingbirds, tea and Mexican candy I really enjoy when readers write and comment on my posts I love writing, and I really enjoy poetry (reading aloud my favourite poems always makes me happy)
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