Treasure Island

Jim Norausky


Old High School Photos


and for a fleeting moment

when viewing each picture

a silent wish quickly expires

Submitted: Wednesday, August 06, 2008
Edited: Wednesday, August 06, 2008

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  • Marie Shine (1/21/2009 11:46:00 AM)

    A lovely picture Haiku Jim. I think we all make a silent but fleeting wish when pouring over old school photo's. Brings back memories. Thank you for sharing Jim. (Report) Reply

  • Al Ramos (1/13/2009 11:38:00 AM)

    I'm quite the opposite, I don't want the moment to be fleeting and I stare at the pictures for a long time wishing time had no expiration date. (Report) Reply

  • Sonny Rainshine (1/3/2009 12:39:00 PM)

    You've really captured a lot of feeling here. Your poems make me stop and reflect. You should write more. (Report) Reply

  • Kevin Wells (8/6/2008 2:38:00 PM)

    I don't know how you manage to say so much with so few words. You have a talent for it. (Report) Reply

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