Treasure Island

RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Always Wishing


Wishing to open all avenues to what lies within,
yet always being way too shy, preferring to hide
and let others find out for themselves who I am.

Withdrawing from everyone's attention, hiding
behind writing so I won't be bothered having to
talk or carry on a conversation.

Yet, wishing that I could be as open as I am honest
with those who know me intimately.

Submitted: Friday, November 01, 2013
Edited: Friday, November 01, 2013
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