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 ...
Morning has broken into tiny increments throughout the day,
giving each particle it's time in sunshine for a while to
bask in it's warmth.
The same procedure will apply, casting night upon particles
of time in measures of meaning and definition, placating
the essence of both day and night.
Giving equal time upon earth, allowing people all over the