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RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Silver Star - 7,753 Points (October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Lone Candle Flame


Mourning stars poking my interior mind,
filling it with tears of grief.
Causing a sadness so deep, life cannot
contain it within it's meager grasp.

Holding on, being guided by a lone candle
flame, lighting the way towards hope.
Bringing faith closer, yet not altogether
close enough to be used in prayer.

Submitted: Sunday, October 20, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 22, 2013

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