BrewNSpew Cafe – August 5, 2019
the shades of August
silhouette the horizon
“This morning, the sun endures past dawn. I realise that it is August: the summer’s last stand.” ―
August’s birth flowers are the gladiolus and the poppy
Presenting the week’s challenge – You may use the word and/or the image for this week’s prompt.
Word of the week – silhouette
(noun) – the dark shape and outline of someone or something visible against a lighter background, especially in dim light. Synonyms – profile, form, shape, figure, shadow
(verb) – cast or show (someone or something) as a dark shape and outline against a lighter background. Synonyms – outline, etch, delineate, define, delimit, demarcate, trace
prompt image – August 5, 2019
silhouette, a saboteur of my spirit as
I reminisce with a sad and heavy heart
looking at your profile, stern and angular,
hunting for signs of gentleness and goodwill
original feelings blurred and reckless
unto to myself lies the energy of blame
eternal love rewards those who seek it
tears of joy or tears of sadness, no matter
truth is the fortunate stroke of serendipity
embarking on my quest for happiness
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