Treasure Island

RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Settling Quietly


Squelching the need to cry in reminiscence,
tears welling in corners of eyes, trying
not to be recognized right now in the midst
of a crowd of people.
Slowly floating down rivers, calmly settling
into a mode of quiet solace.

Submitted: Sunday, December 29, 2013
Edited: Monday, December 30, 2013

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