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Free Verse: Shadow and Light

In this free verse poetry, “Shadows and Light.” I love to take pictures of everything, I believe this was my father’s doing, as a teenager I spent many hours in the darkroom helping him develop films, he had such an eye for photography and art. We would absorb the world through a camera lens. Photography is what spurred my interest in digital art. The double exposures, effects, overlays, and textures one can bring to a single tap of a button. Here in this free verse poetry, I try to describe what it’s like. Hope you enjoy it. Free Verse Poetry: Shadow and Light On the surface of anomalistic paving stones light stretches across dimensions. For a fleeting time shadows play with depth and perception. I watch with camera in hand as a bystander in darkness. Already I see shadows marauding grooves, endless voids. I feel the quietness rush, Imaging it is stopping an erected buzzing lamppost. I stand and anticipate. The exchange of light and darkness. The chilling air. Revealing time has moved a micro-second. And then the shape changes, And rectangular become longer, And wider, lighter shades fade. Whose fluctuations captured by a camera lens in video mode? And the photographer […]

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