RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Gold Star - 126,377 Points (October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Building A Cocoon - Poem by RoseAnn V. Shawiak

10: 14 a.m.
Deciding to build a cocoon around myself
for protection from other's scaffolding
remarks or snubs in turn.
Spinning around, making it thicker so as
not to be torn open again.
Living in a vast space of silent
undertaking, while no one can enter or
Having all the world at my feet and
placing it in writing to speak for me.
10: 15 a.m. 10/11/13

Comments about Building A Cocoon by RoseAnn V. Shawiak

  • David Wood (10/12/2013 5:01:00 AM)

    Keep your feet firmly on the ground and your pen well oiled. Lovely poem. (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poem Submitted: Saturday, October 12, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, November 8, 2013

[Report Error]