Sylvia Chidi

Rookie - 27 Points (Germany)

Light


Day and night
Is decided upon by light

Daylight is wondrous and bright
Darkness solely brings upon fright

Black and white
Is entirely lucid in light

The beauty of sight
Is valued broadest in light

Any form of fight
Must be done in light
Otherwise winning will be tight

In the absence of light
Hovering around will be our plight

We can't separate wrong from right
If we cannot see without the light

So light from the sun is fun
Essential for a battle to be won
As a fire ignites
Particles of dust reunite
The fiery orange light
Fends of the termites that bite

The candle or moonlight
Is always a special invite
Inspiring me to write
Spinning my imagination to great heights!

Light is good
Light is food
Light acts upon our moods
Light is a weapon
Light is a bundle of fun
Light of a lamp, of a candle or sun
I call for you to keep shining on!

Copyright 2006 - Sylvia Chidi

Submitted: Thursday, July 06, 2006
Edited: Friday, August 13, 2010

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  • Rookie - 138 Points Ernestine Northover (7/6/2006 3:40:00 PM)

    A nice write, about light in all its guises. A pleasure to read, and very well constructed and thought out. Love Ernestine XXX (Report) Reply

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