Open Passage


In the rubble
a covered path
Lost to shadows
living as ghosts

An open passage
hopes for a time
Light chases dark,
and starts a fire

Around the curve
such spirit waits
On hidden wings
anxious to fly



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Photo: Doorway at YuYuan Gardens, Shanghai, China, 2005
Words: c.b.w. 2015


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