Treasure Island

Stan Petrovich

(10/27/1950 / Fort Riley, KS)

Sky at Night


I'm there; you're there too;
We enter the haze of stars up above
& within;
Those two nebulae interact as puppies
As we do. They pour color off a dog's tongue.
The moon in a crescent melds into view,
Low and overhanging with green mists;
The green are the plants;
The brown is the soil.
The nature of the forces holds us together,
And binds our eyes with symmetry,
The symmetry of love itself.

Submitted: Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

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?

Comments about this poem (Sky at Night by Stan Petrovich )

Enter the verification code :

  • Gajanan Mishra (6/12/2013 5:29:00 AM)

    nature of the forces hold us together, good one, thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Pappou Elias' Poem - No Rhyme, Elia Michael
  2. Night Sonnet, Novica Tadić
  3. Asperger's is not a curse - it is just a.., Richard Allen Beevor
  4. Knives, Dreams, Novica Tadić
  5. Night Passes, Novica Tadić
  6. Conversation (1), Novica Tadić
  7. WALKING SHADOWS, Satish Verma
  8. INTRIGUING, Satish Verma
  9. Magdalene Poem, John Taggart
  10. White days, interruption ("One Flew.., John Taggart

Poem of the Day

poet William Wordsworth

I

I AM not One who much or oft delight
To season my fireside with personal talk.--
Of friends, who live within an easy walk,
Or neighbours, daily, weekly, in my sight:
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]