RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Inner Shadows


Looking sideways into the future, seeing it's ending
not too far ahead.
Light shining, illuminating it's serenity and beauty.
Unfolding fragrant scents for times to come, bowing
to life as it becomes undone silently with no
interference or disharmonic gaiety.
Lifelessly blowing apart years of maturity and sense-
less noise, while bringing together all of life's
moments stored away since childhood.
Looking sideways into inner shadows of a future,
closing it's doors as I reach the last step.

Submitted: Thursday, March 07, 2013
Edited: Sunday, March 02, 2014

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