The Long Dark Shadow

The Long Dark Shadow

The Long Dark Shadow

The long dark shadow although visible, has not the substance of the object or person that casts it or the power of the light that causes it to form.

It may reveal the shape but not the detail. It is distorted and elusive, it has no existence of its own. Remove the  object or person and it is gone, remove the light and it is gone.

If you’re looking toward the light you can not see your shadow but it is still there.

You are not a shadow, you have substance and purpose.

Don’t live life as a shadow of yourself, be the person who stands in the light causing it.

Paul S Allen

Paul S Allen

About Paul S Allen

Kiwi singer-songwriter based in Dunedin, New Zealand. Musician (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Mandolin, Keyboard); Photographer; Poet; Thinker. I have food allergies so ask when you invite me for dinner. Lumen accipe et imperti. (receive the light and pass it on) Email me: paulusthebrit@hotmail.com

Posted on 10/04/2011, in Dunedin, Faith and Personal Development and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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