Samuel Stuart Pennell


Samuel Stuart Pennell Poems

41. 1. She I 1/7/2009
42. The Cinder And The Ash 1/16/2009
43. The Buildings 1/14/2009
44. On The Evening My Heart Stood Still 2/25/2009
45. The Sun And The Wheat 1/4/2009
46. Route 9, Massachusetts 12/15/2008
47. Thundering Youth 5/1/2010
48. 2. She Ii 12/22/2008
49. All Of The Pretty Things At The Bottom Of The Sea 3/24/2010
50. The Gods Were Illuminated 12/15/2008

Comments about Samuel Stuart Pennell

  • Clifton Cameron (1/17/2009 4:04:00 AM)

    The sun and the wheat short but nice. I imagine the scene just like when i was in the country in my home land Jamaica. Nice one my friend and thanks for the nice comment you gave me. Keep writing. God bless.

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  • Nithya Raghavan (1/9/2009 9:32:00 PM)

    the illumination of gods was a nice concept.very creative.keep it up! ! ! ! ! ! !
    the description of stars scattering the sky, the formation of ocean on sky.....wonderful! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

  • Irum . (1/2/2009 12:52:00 PM)

    nothing can be that precise and beautiful than this

  • Adekemi Banjo (1/1/2009 12:44:00 PM)

    Beautiful! ! ! That was me before i lost my virginity (laugh) .

Best Poem of Samuel Stuart Pennell

The Gods Were Illuminated

I walk into my room,
the door shuts behind me.
I am in my own world

I kick off my shoes,
-they lie in a geometric pattern
on the floor

I am 16 years old.
It is snowing,
it is dark,
and the god of December
has fallen across this land.

The snow swirls and swirls and swirls,
endlessly and forever in my inner darkness.

'God, I hope we don't have school tomorrow, ' I think to myself
I know all 16 year olds think this very thought,
but somehow it is different when I think it.
I am different, and alone-
Alone, and ...

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The Sun And The Wheat

When I drive through the country
I feel as though I am running
My fingers through the wheat grass

And I feel as though
God is shining
His sun upon me

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