Treasure Island

RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Magnitude Of Life


Stars turned around, looking up instead of
down, locating the magnitude of life.

Breath upon breath held gingerly inside,
focusing all attention onto the serenades
of being, altogether forgotten until now.

Scissoring prayers to and fro, hoping to
have at least one answer before death finishes
it's quest.

Submitted: Wednesday, July 30, 2014

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