RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Gold Star - 12,422 Points (October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Heart-rending Melodies


Collecting memories at last, finding emotional ties that coalesce with reminders of yesterday's passage.
Sounding loudly, traipsing over many measures lying back and falling over.
Sensing a beauty set beyond life's acquiescence, giving a beacon to follow one day in the future.
Shining lights showing the way to ever-ending horizons in life's catacombs.
Underground darkness closing in around my mind, trying to press it for grieving images to participate in sounding of heart-rending melodies, keeping time on schedule so as not to collapse.

Submitted: Sunday, August 11, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, August 27, 2013

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