RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Holding Love Close


Holding love close, feeling it's presence dancing
within a heart, causes sublime joy.

Risking defeat, hopelessness, despair, a being
filled with a joyous heart can conquer and rise
above it all.

Standing tall, erect, gentle, caring, reaching out,
grasping opportunities to replenish joy for others
increases it's own share a hundredfold.

Daily, moving on towards the end of life, seeking
it's wonderful joy.

Submitted: Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Edited: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

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