Monday, October 5, 2009

Day 277: Shadows

Day 277: Shadows, originally uploaded by susanvg.

Shadowy stairs climbing up to a shadowy world. The shorter days bring us into darkness so much earlier. Each day we lose a few minutes of light. Street lights cast their glow creating doubles, while inside the television glows with the signal from alternate lives. I prefer to walk in the shadowy world where the fresh rain washed streets have a clean smell. I head down the street to a brightly lit church where a beautiful concert is my escape. Ah Bach who speaks to us from the shadows of the past with incredible clarity.


  1. A lovely metaphor on shadows. I am often fascinated by the patterns a staircase casts. The angles and arcs are sometimes more beautiful when seen as images cast on a wall.

  2. Love the narrative that accompanies this post. Great shadow capture, too!