RoseAnn V. Shawiak Poems

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1.
Life's Black Curtains

Lost and alone, thoughts at a distance, heart heavy
with sorrow.

Touched deeply by your life, not wanting to let go,
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2.
Winter Cold

Spring is here, yet winter has not left us.
It's a time for blossoms to come forth - but they are freezing
from the cold.
Look out a window and see the bright sun shining everywhere,
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3.
Men! ! ! !

Men lament that they have no time to do things
needed being done.

Yet, they sit wasting time, watching T.V. for
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4.
Insight

Leaves, branches, trees waving good-bye to me
and playing a beautiful symphony with the
gentle breeze.
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5.
A Blessing From God

Quietly whispering tunes in imagination,
letting them flow outward into snow-filled memories,
sliding across on a sled big enough to hold all six
of us sisters.
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6.
Descriptive Poem

Tar sucking in warm rays of the sun.
Ivy crawling and clinging closely to a wire fence.
Brick buildings standing, feet apart, looking over the streets.
Flowers shooting out their beautiful colors to passers-by.
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7.
Reality Of Both Lives

Looking through tears of a lifetime,
looking out of fear, seeing inside
that being with God is so precious.
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8.
Assembling Particles

Scratching at the surface, watching for signs of innate life, still alive and realigning itself with all new properties and designs, fitting themselves into patterns.

Seeing all the depths being fathomed in formulas and equations, becoming particles of a new energy, being assembled inside my mind and being.
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9.
Compassion Of Wisdom

Answers of life cannot be found in talking with others,
only there will you avoid these truths.

Rambling of voices, searching for wisdom does not bring
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10.
43rd President Of America

Watching the Presidential Inauguration from a couch in
middle America's livingroom, tears swelling from my
heart in patriotic pride.
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