Too Long In The Shadow


Too Long in the Shadow



smothered by big oil
our blue planet is dying
trapped in greed’s shadow

future is mortgaged
to petrochemical lust
fatal addiction

mankind is drowning
in a flood of fossil fuel
swept t’ward extinction




3D color rendering at top depicts a piece entitled: “Too Long in the Shadow”
by: rob kistner © 2008

Detail displayed below the depiction is 1/4 scale of actual size
Original artwork is 24″Tall x 30″Wide

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~ by Image&VerseToo on July 23, 2008.

9 Responses to “Too Long In The Shadow”

  1. I love this Rob.

  2. Brian –

    Thank you… 😉


  3. love it
    so true

  4. Kathryn –

    I’m pleased you enjoyed this… 😉

  5. a poem that certainly fits our current state. very well done, rob. nice to be a guest for a change, huh? 🙂

  6. Rebecca –

    Thank you… and it’s great to be a guest! 😉

  7. And the shadow is looming ever larger…

  8. Stan –

    Frustrating, but true… 😦

  9. Your poetry is so refreshing!

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