Treasure Island

RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Keeping Distance


Walls reaching higher into the atmosphere, keeping people at a distance, and never edging closer in life.
Always at arm's length, stretching across wide expanses of earth, gesturing aloofly.
All the while, holding everything at bay and choosing to accompany self, alone, because it's better than being made fun of.

Submitted: Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, April 23, 2013
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