A mere shadow of my former self
Moves invisibly through rooms full of people
Existing on a plane rarely detectable to others
Slipping into a sea of inky darkness
My sliver of a shadow cries
Remembering how she once dreamed
Of emerging to greatness

© 2016 MW All rights reserved / DV, medical trauma and cancer survivor

A quadrille for dVerse with our host, De.  “Shadow” is our inspiration.