Treasure Island

RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Turning From Life


Languishing through lengthy intermissions of distraught
emotions, flailing, trying to stay afloat and failing
miserably.

Turning away from life, knowing there's nothing left
to experience or share, leaving everything - everyone -
behind to wander horizons beyond earth and find my way
home to heaven in the end.

Submitted: Thursday, November 14, 2013

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