Treasure Island

RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Moments Of Sorrow


Somewhere inside I am hurting from life's trials
grating against my soul and interior life.
Moments of sorrow test my character and mettle,
while taking hope and separating it from faith.
Life belongs to others on paths of enlightenment,
where I can't follow or fathom reasons to be there
physically.

Submitted: Saturday, January 11, 2014
Edited: Monday, January 13, 2014
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