RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Silver Star - 9,657 Points (October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Enchantment Of Yesterday


Elderly enchantment scraped against the reality of today,
causing a discrepancy of total recall.

Yesterday, nothing mattered, life was bent out of shape
and tattered, unseen, no recognition, sight redeemed.

Losing the transparency of lightened knowledge as thought
becomes disparaged and forgotten, spikes of talented trust-
worthy memories no longer exist.

Submitted: Friday, August 01, 2014

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