RoseAnn V. Shawiak
Life's Black Curtains
Lost and alone, thoughts at a distance, heart heavy
Touched deeply by your life, not wanting to let go,
yet knowing I must.
In my heart forever, indelibly printed on my soul,
etched in memory's mind.
Touched frequently by the tears of your loss, trying
to hold them as tiny reminders of what we used to have.
They disappear, never become tangible so I may keep them
like a treasure of your love.
With love, I will remember you all my life, for you are
a part and parcel of what we had.
Sharing now that you are no longer ...
Often Draped In Sorrow
Living in a world of loneliness and sadness, being
draped by sorrow so often in this world, we tend to
look to other people for company.
They aren't there for us, they have their own lives
to live, dealing with problems and circumstances of
their own in this life.
Never give your being or power to another, for they