Opaque Forest

I wonder if they know

that opaque

is the Latin word

for dark.

That light

can’t get through them,

today.

That energy fades

in us all

without the sunshine

of our lives.

That they’ve been here

longer than us.

Bent

by the wind.

Stronger than us.

 

© Ash Cheyne 2017

Daily Word Prompt Challenge – Opaque

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