RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Gold Star - 141,223 Points (October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

A Being Of Silence - Poem by RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Culminating in a brief period of sunny haze,
no response or sound emanating from within.

A being of silence formed by life's
tribulations and sorrow.

No longer reachable - the distance created
is much too great.

There are no spans of reversal to de-enter
an orbit of sorrow.

Topic(s) of this poem: silence

Comments about A Being Of Silence by RoseAnn V. Shawiak

  • Amitava Sur (8/25/2014 11:59:00 PM)

    A very poignant feeling is expressed here with utter intensity. (Report) Reply

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  • Chris G. Vaillancourt (5/12/2014 9:20:00 AM)

    nice post. interesting way you have fashioned the words (Report) Reply

  • Erika Wingo (3/31/2014 12:01:00 AM)

    Sorrowful and exquisite. I love it. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 10, 2014

Poem Edited: Saturday, August 30, 2014

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