Treasure Island

Roxanne Dubarry

(October 4,1954 / Seattle, Washington)

'V is for Victory'


In the Mukilteo lighthouse park, shortly before
dark, what an awesome sight we did see. The
clouds above Whibey Island clearly formed a
gigantic 'V' is for victory. The reddish amber sky
was a precious gift mofe valuable than either silver
or gold to me. I'm glad it was free, indeed.
What's more, the gigantic 'V' left a lasting legacy
remaining in our eternal memories. The beautiful
amber sky was another heavenly sign. In the
clouds above bestowed upon us a gift of love.

Submitted: Monday, April 22, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 27, 2013

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

What do you think this poem is about?



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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

The preceding poem, based upon an actual experience, happened in 2011.
It became the title poem of our 'V' is for Victory Faith Lutheran's church's booklet to benefit our church, and charities. Do believe the clouds sometimes form letters or other objects in the sky? We believe it is true!

Comments about this poem ('V is for Victory' by Roxanne Dubarry )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

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. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. In the far meadowland, Pradip Chattopadhyay
  2. I Can See Beyond The Hills, I Can Tell B.., kayanja isaac
  3. I hear again, hasmukh amathalal
  4. With Some Desires of Surviving, Rohit Sapra
  5. The Goodness Of Solitude, kayanja isaac
  6. FIRE, Philo Yan
  7. Little belief, hasmukh amathalal
  8. Sweet pea to Cactus, Nalini Chaturvedi
  9. Talk less and try to realise, Pranab K. Chakraborty
  10. No hide I bother when play begins, Pranab K. Chakraborty

Poem of the Day

poet Sara Teasdale

Only in sleep I see their faces,
Children I played with when I was a child,
Louise comes back with her brown hair braided,
Annie with ringlets warm and wild.

...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]