The elusive tone of a flame
Silhouettes against the darkness.
Hues of your soul whence first you came
Match the pigments of forgiveness.
The light of peace against dark minds
Shares the tint of love for all kinds.
Bold shades of words amid silence
Streak bright across the neutral fence.
Copyright © 2013 Shainbird. All rights reserved.
Note: The poem is for Sahm’s Monday Poetry Prompt #24: Color Blind at BWP and the picture is for Bastet’s Pixelventures: October 8, 2013: Autumn in Black & White.