RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Self - Distancing


Shadows stiff and out of sorts, masking life so it can
hide from cruel reality.

Lifeless, standing in the morning sun, attaching itself
to inner feelings and coping without recourse to breaks
in pain.

Distancing self from life as it swallows a being in
despair.

Submitted: Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, December 25, 2013
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