The phases of our lives
are passing shadows.
Our brilliant, bold heat gives way to a darkness
we fear will never release its hold.
But given time, the light returns
and we do see clearly again.
Wait … it will unfold.
This film explores the darkness invoked by the human propensity for depression, when all options seem to have closed … and the illumination which returns when we find the path beneath our feet again. In its original form, the poem was written to acknowledge the close of a love affair while the sharp fragments of friendship became increasingly painful to embrace.