What Kind of Light Are YOU?

what kind of light are you

Are you the Sun?

  • Who brightly shines regularly,
  • Who gives life to every life form that receives your light?
  • Who wakes up a well-rested soul from its slumber,
  • And whose gentle light puts to sleep a tired body?


Are you the Moon?what kind of light are you

  • Who reflects to everyone the light that you receive?
  • Whose light depends on your many phases,
  • Yet, your force influences the tides?
  • Whose full presence is captivating,
  • And whose absence brings darkness?



what kind of light are youAre you a Star?

  • Who sparkles from a distance,
  • Who makes children wonder what you are?
  • Whose color ranges from yellow, to orange, to blue?
  • Who is so distant, yet guides a lost traveler?



Are you a Light Bulb?what kind of light are you?

  • Whose main purpose is to give light,
  • Yet depends on someone when to give light and when to hold back?
  • Whose effectiveness depends on your wiring within?



what kind of light are you?Are you a Flashlight?

  • Who needs to be charged just to give light?
  • Who could help much in emergencies,
  • And a life saver in disasters?




Are you a Spotlight?what kind of light are you

  • Who focuses your light on someone to make it shine,
  • Yet, stays in total darkness?
  • Who makes others famous,
  • Yet keeps silent behind?



Are you a Candle?what kind of light are you

  • Who glows brightly in the dark,
  • And able to share its light with others?
  • Who stands against gentle breeze,
  • And holds on to its light even when blown?
  • Whose light is loved in birthdays and deaths,
  • And soothes a weary soul in deep prayer?


what kind of light are you


Are you a Matchstick?

  • Who needs friction just to emit light,
  • And gives it only in less than a minute?
  • Whose short life-span ignites a bonfire
  • Or even cooks others food?




As for me, I may have some characteristics of each one, if not all of the above. But I feel I am closely related with the moon. As I have these phases.

What kind of light are YOU?

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22 thoughts on “What Kind of Light Are YOU?

  1. I agree with you on that. I do feel I have a bit of both, but I am the moon, no doubt. This was a great read. 🙂

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  2. Reblogged this on Stories of Sandeept and commented:
    I think I have something of each kind. Could not figure out which one is more visible.

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  3. consciousoftheheart

    I believe the light I reflect would be that of the sun. Lower than Jesus Christ but higher than the angels.

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  4. Very interesting idea! Thanks for posting.

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  5. This is awesome…We should all be like the sun…but prob a mix between the moon, candle & star …good read 🙂

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  6. This is really good 😊

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  7. I identified most with the description for the moon.
    Thank you for this very creative and inspiring post. It made me happy and after a stressful morning, reading this reminded me that I need to get myself back into gear and be the moon.

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  8. Believe sometimes I’m like a light from a neon tube and sometimes I’m like a position light, telling where others can find me… 😀

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