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RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Silver Star - 9,238 Points (October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Collecting Heartaches


Reflections of ebony mirror hearts drenched in grief's
embrace.

Undisclosed mercurial tears falling into pools of images
where memories never seem to drown, no matter how high
sorrow's fluids rise.

Like technicolor rainbows arcing across the skies, prisms
are collecting heartaches from this day forward.

Submitted: Monday, February 11, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Poet's Notes about The Poem

Love exists only in a person's mind.
If this were not so, he would not know it's meaning.
His heart would not recognize it's own feelings of love.

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