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Life is Like a Shadow

Ronald-L-Bunch-Jr 1982 (Grand Rapids)

Life is like a shadow.
It follows behind you,
Old age catches you,
It stretches,
It shrinks.
Cute as a rabbit,
Innocent like a butterfly,
Scary as a monster.
You can't hold it in your arms forever,
It passes with the day,
You watch it fly, you say bye.
You find your more than mold,
A sculpture from heaven.
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Submitted by Ronald-Bunch on January 01, 2021

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Did volunteer work, goes to church, reads books, and likes to walk. Writer and a poet. He's a student hoping to get his GED and graduate at Grand Rapids (USA) community college. Activity: Ronald Lee Bunch published his poetry book called I Am A Man As I should be on create space September 1st, 2014 (Paper Back) and August 31, 2014 (Kindle Edition) Audio book is now available at amazon. Interests: Writing, reading, walking, weight lifting, drinking coffee. Favorite book type: Fiction. Some of the books he read: Mainspring (Clockwork Earth #1), The Magician's Nephew (Chronicles of Narnia), The Holiness of God, The Outsiders, Clash of the Titans, Gulliver's Travels, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter #2), The Four Signs of a Dynamic Catholic, Crossfire, Outland, Krull, The Red King (Star Trek: Titan, #2), Icerigger #1, Spellsinger, Flinx's Folly (Pip & Flinx #9), Battle Surgeons (Star Wars: Clone Wars, #4), The Silmarillion, The Lord of The Rings, The Hobbit, David Copperfield. more…

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