Treasure Island

Katherine Sessor

(March 14,1990 / Virginia)

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The Lighthouse


The light house, the guardian angel of the night
She shines her light for all the lost sailors passing by
Her beam bright as the sun, flashing through the night sky

The lighthouse, a soldier during the storms
Standing tall, unafraid of the chaos
Her light piercing through the storm like sharp knives

The light house the night owl of the day
Sleeping and cozzed away until the night
Her beam off as silent as a deer not wanting to be found

Submitted: Wednesday, October 22, 2008
Edited: Thursday, October 06, 2011

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  • Kellen Sinclair (9/29/2010 5:00:00 PM)

    i like the poem here is my poem
    Angel
    by: kellen sinclair mr.willis class 5th grade
    Humboldt, TN 38343
    The angel, thr guardian of some people she/he flies above everyone playing with babies her/his ring beam bright as the sun, gleaming above in the clouds.
    that is all im not finish yet (Report) Reply

  • Susan Jarvis (10/22/2008 6:44:00 AM)

    The similes and metaphors cast some illiminating imagery - the opening line is magnificent. S :) (Report) Reply

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