Kimberley Waldron

Rookie (December 28 1993 / Georgetown, Guyana)

The Shadow - Poem by Kimberley Waldron

The shadow is a form of yourself
just waiting to break out of its shell
you keep it hidden from all nearby
because you are afraid of their evil eyes

The shadow is person just as you and me
forced to walk as your company
no one will speak or know its there
for reason because they are too scared

The shadow is a ghost of your former life
He tries to tell you all the time
but sadly you hide and cover your ears
because the shadow shrikes in fear

The shadow may help you find your way
if only you would let him in
but then again they aren't quiet nice
so keep your shadow two steps behind


Comments about The Shadow by Kimberley Waldron

There is no comment submitted by members..



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Friday, November 20, 2009



Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]