Watching the Sun Rise

We are silhouettes, shadows
against the skyscape, although
our feet are rooted in the earth.
The artist Nature mixes a palette
of lilacs, pinks and yellows
to celebrate a new day’s birth
and, while her brush hovers over
shades of rose and primrose,
the sun bursts forth and decides on gold.

Kim M. Russell, 15th February 2019

My response to Sue Vincent’s Daily Echo Thursday photo prompt: New #writephoto

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