RoseAnn V. Shawiak
RoseAnn V. Shawiak Poems
Life's Black Curtains
Lost and alone, thoughts at a distance, heart heavy
Touched deeply by your life, not wanting to let go,
yet knowing I must.
In my heart forever, indelibly printed on my soul,
etched in memory's mind.
Touched frequently by the tears of your loss, trying
to hold them as tiny reminders of what we used to have.
They disappear, never become tangible so I may keep them
like a treasure of your love.
With love, I will remember you all my life, for you are
a part and parcel of what we had.
Sharing now that you are no longer ...
Following interior pathways of spirituality, finding a way to
a straight and narrow one, bringing this life closer to heaven,
hope filling like air in a balloon.
Soul soaring into atmospheres of effervescent energy, letting
it expand into every possible avenue of intellect where it en-
ables this being to roam about freely.
Delighting in the beauty and wonder in all facets of an in-