“But in the end,
it’s only a passing thing, this shadow.
Even darkness must pass.”
— J.R.R. Tolkien
wings spread across sky
those below huddle in fear
a passing shadow
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Double Duty ~ When you purchase a copy of the inspirational new book “Passing Shadows” , you will be helping veterans transition from their wartime experiences through therapeutic outdoor expeditions. All proceeds from the sale of “Passing Shadows” benefit Warrior Expeditions, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.
Watercolor painting of Short-eared owl* and “Double Duty” haiku poem by Mary O’Connor
* owl reference photo by Julie Carlson