A Boom, A Billow Storyboard Part 2
Updated: 5/18/2020
A Boom, A Billow Storyboard Part 2

Storyboard Text

  • Connotation and Tone
  • I cannot believe this
  • Shift
  • Title and Theme
  • Napalm - the destroyer
  • Connotation: The women is still in awe of the napalm and its destruction (what she saw)Tone: Poet uses the words 'powerful' and 'disturbed', these words suggest an incredulous tone.
  • A shift occurs when the speaker talks to the wounded man at the hospital. It moves from bleak to solemn.
  • Title: After reading the poem, my title was partially correct, it was about a bomb and its aftermath.Theme: One interpretation of the theme - in bleakness, there is more bleakness