RoseAnn V. Shawiak
RoseAnn V. Shawiak Poems
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 ...
Love Is Insistent
Wake up tonight in the throes of passion and love, tossing
everything aside, nothing is important in this world, it is
materialistic and not worth waiting for.
Yet, love is insistent and cannot be tossed aside, not even
for a moment for desires and passion need to be sated and
quenched in moments given to them through an intense and