RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Gold Star - 12,220 Points (October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Incessant Lights Of My Soul


Lights of my soul burn incessantly, touching the hurt of a
lifetime, glowing with it's reminiscence.

Quietly struggling to let go, becoming weary of the climb,
crying with the pain of an aging heart, mind disclosing
memories never forgotten, sticking like barb wire, the
heart within.

Alive with outpouring sadness, caught in the trap of past
knowledge, tied to it with all the feelings from long ago.

Not able to let go, falling to your knees, crying towards
the heavens, hoping for a final reprieve, a sudden light
kept beneath the solitude of unheard tremors.

Kept soundlessly under the hidden respect of life, creeping
towards lights of my soul, searching, burning incessantly,
touching the mind of my heart with fragile thought and solemn
pain.

Submitted: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Topic of this poem: poem

Form:


Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
1 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Incessant Lights Of My Soul by RoseAnn V. Shawiak )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  5. Tonight I can write the saddest lines, Pablo Neruda
  6. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  7. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  8. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. If, Rudyard Kipling
  10. O Captain! My Captain!, Walt Whitman

Poem of the Day

poet Oscar Wilde

(In memoriam
C. T. W.
Sometime trooper of the Royal Horse Guards
obiit H.M. prison, Reading, Berkshire
July 7, 1896)

I

He did not wear his scarlet coat,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Ruth Stone

 

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. Chocolate, Akhtar Jawad
  2. Lost child in my own home, Hudhaifah Siyad
  3. scale, Nisha K. Janine
  4. Truth stands, gajanan mishra
  5. If only it were from me my Love, Hudhaifah Siyad
  6. Neither Hindugiri Nor Christiangiri Nor .., Bijay Kant Dubey
  7. Unbound, Nalini Jyotsana Chaturvedi
  8. The Mask We Wear, Is It Poetry
  9. Purified man, gajanan mishra
  10. Questioning Deity?, Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
[Hata Bildir]