Treasure Island

RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Empty Lanes


Trodding down empty lanes in forests, listening to
leaves crackle underneath my feet as I progress
deeper into the pines.

Wind whispering in tops of pine trees, rattling
their pine cones, knocking some of them out of
their precarious positions on ends of lithe limbs.

Submitted: Monday, March 31, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, April 01, 2014

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