The Color of Gray Kyle Gillard 2006
The colors of life paint the world;
Red skies, blue mountains, yellow valleys
White rivers and black forests,
All in the masterpiece of life.
But Gray is a color that binds together the world,
And let me tell you why
Gray is the color of your old dead tree that peers out at the moon.
Gray is the color that gives the dead a restful peace.
Gray is the color that makes people shy;
The color of a frown. If the world was silent.
Gray would be the sound.
Gray keeps the balance of whats right and what is wrong.
While Black and White fight with might
for the way things should be run.
The timber wolf howls because of the coating on its back
As it runs, tailed by its breath, after a fresh winter storm.
Gray balances the yin and yang,
The colors of chaos-neither light nor dark, good or evil.
The world tilts to both sides as people praise and mourn.
Finally when our world is dead, and no souls remain,
White sends down snow flurries which