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Illusion in the Shadow

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Below is the poem entitled Illusion in the Shadow which was written by poet Felicia Jarvis. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Illusion in the Shadow

When the night is dark,
The illusion appears from the depth.
Fear and expectation
Inexpressible contradiction
 
Ignorance proved by the denial
It’s so dark,
completely dark!
 
When the sun comes out
The illusion returns to the shadow.
Tears and confusion
Unforgivable delusion
 
Clarification made through the light
It’s so bright,
Uncomfortably bright!

Copyright © | Year Posted 2017

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Date: 6/19/2017 4:34:00 PM
A thought provocative write! Nicely done
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Felicia Jarvis
Date: 6/20/2017 10:08:00 AM
Thank you, White Wolf.