RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Pathways Of Emptiness


Submerged in black ink, totally down, saddened beyond compare.
Knowing there's no way to escape this downward spiral into a
hell of unknown furor, I turn away from life's existence,
burying self beneath earth's rhyming death of birth.
Alone, intrepid, suffering for unknown reasons as I wander
aimlessly down tangled pathways of darkened emptiness.

(12/01/11)

Submitted: Sunday, October 20, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 22, 2013

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