BOWING TO THE BEARERS OF LIGHT IN THE SHADE

  We break from the path to follow the light, light that has no alignment to direction, to road or wood, less wandered or not, light that touches trees that have known more darkness than I will ever close my eyes to see and still they stand to catch the light, looking like leopards now […]

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SUNDAY IN THE SHADE AT SCEAUX, PARIS

– A Sunday escape to the suburbs of Paris and the Parc and Chateau at Sceaux. The sun was out but the shadows looked better in black and white…           All photographs by Damien B. Donnelly – Parc de Sceaux is located just outside Paris, via RER B, and the Petit […]

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BY THE PARTING

  Being young we bent by bench and placed our kisses on love, growing old I lost the strength to follow, so you left me by the parting of the trees, shaded in loss. All words and photographs by Damien B. Donnelly Poetry prompt from VerseReversal on Twitter  

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IN THE SHADE

  There was a heart like a plant in a garden watered tended in a garden like a plant growing a heart beating under sunlight and sometimes shade a gentle shade. A heart nurtured in a garden a quiet garden with a fence a pretty picket fence around a house around a home and that […]

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COME HAS THE SHADOW

    And the black crow comes calling… and summer is falling, has burnt in blushing breaths before us, before worshiped walls and rushing rivers, as if it’s taken to tombs or swept below waters raging in the ruins, sunken into shade, shadows slip winter’s wings over sunshine, colour hiding, as if hibernating, climbing tall […]

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PRESSURE

    Sunlight taps windows shadows searching for the shade, Paris on pressure. Words and Photographs by Damien B. Donnelly

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