Treasure Island

RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

A Being Of Silence


Culminating in a brief period of sunny haze,
no response or sound emanating from within.

A being of silence formed by life's
tribulations and sorrow.

No longer reachable - the distance created
is much too great.

There are no spans of reversal to de-enter
an orbit of sorrow.

Submitted: Friday, January 10, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, August 26, 2014

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