Image by Huda Nur from Pixabay

Sunlight casts shadows

Born of beauty or despair

Darkness finds a home

Embraced or shunned it remains

A backdrop where light can play


Tanka for Colleen’s photo prompt

About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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17 Responses to Shadow

  1. Sadje says:

    Love the image and your poem.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. millyann says:

    Wow! Amazing writing 🌼


  3. jenanita01 says:

    That little kitten has such sad eyes. Anita is busy writing something for this prompt…


  4. lyncrain says:

    I love the Tanka. Very well done!


  5. willowdot21 says:

    This is beautiful 💜


  6. memadtwo says:

    Darkness finds a home…just give it some love, right? (K)


  7. dgkaye says:

    Oooh, loved this Sue! ❤


  8. Lovely Sue… great response to the prompt..xx


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