Treasure Island

Samuel Stuart Pennell


Thundering Youth


Thundering Youth/Thundering flower

Like the thundering flower of youth,
and the thundering beauty of a flower

the thundering beauty of youth
and the thundering youth of power

Like the thundering power of truth,

The springtime was a crying flower

drenched in orchid's blood
and revealing all of its power

godblessamen

Submitted: Saturday, May 01, 2010
Edited: Saturday, June 12, 2010

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  • Hareem Fatima (6/20/2010 10:22:00 AM)

    It all blends perfectly together to form a wonderful image and statement. reflection from relea... (Report) Reply

  • Rohit Sapra (5/10/2010 9:20:00 PM)

    The words rhyme well in this poem of yours. You have expressed the feelings of a youth well in your verses. (Report) Reply

  • Ofelya Nazaryan (5/9/2010 10:51:00 PM)

    great poem, you really have to read this over a few times before you understand the true meaning to it (Report) Reply

  • Brandon Owens (5/8/2010 7:30:00 PM)

    Very good. There is so much meaning in each symbol, and the flow is excellent. It all blends perfectly together to form a wonderful image and statement. (Report) Reply

  • Tashira Rodriguez (5/7/2010 4:03:00 PM)

    Heyy :) I really liked this poem. It was thought out, and very well written. You did a great job :) I also want to thank you for commenting on my poem. I didn't think it was too good but if someone else likes it, I guess it's okay. I'll be putting new ones up soon, so when you can, check them out: D (Report) Reply

  • Richelle Barrameda (5/6/2010 11:13:00 PM)

    I actually like this poem... The springtime has a lot of promise and possibilities, just like the youth.. I hope I was able to interpret the poem correctly.. :) (Report) Reply

  • Antonio Liao (5/6/2010 3:15:00 AM)

    unending search never unlashed the beauty of what is the truth....such a poem, where my heart thunder of beauty....thank you an d God bless for sharing...
    a 10 +++ (Report) Reply

  • Maria V (5/5/2010 9:00:00 PM)

    This is stunning. It flows well and is completely honest. Amazing work! (Report) Reply

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