September 22, 2022

Modern poetry

• Deconstruct this essay by completing the reverse outline provided below. • You can write answers in ‘brief’ sentences, or […]
September 18, 2022

The horse fell off

SAMPLE SOLUTION There are several components that constitute a solid poem. Three of the most imperative components are the sound, […]
September 18, 2022

“Death of a Young Son by Drowning”

• Does Atwood’s poem provide any internal evidence to suggest it is not a personal, confessional poem? • How might […]
August 26, 2022

Confessional Poetry

August 16, 2022

Poem Close Reading and Poem Guide Reflection

You were assigned to read either “The Emperor of Ice Cream” by Wallace Stevens or “The Truth the Dead Know” […]
August 16, 2022

Poets, Charles Baudelaire, Samuel Coleridge, Edgar Allan Poe

Compare and contrast three poets, Charles Baudelaire, Samuel Coleridge, Edgar Allan Poe
August 16, 2022

Death and isolation in Dickinson’s poetry

Death and isolation are common themes in Dickinson’s poetry, yet her poems rarely seem melancholy. What elements prevent her poems […]
July 20, 2022


QUESTION After reading the poetry lecture notes answer the following questions about “Hope”: 1.How does the poem illustrate the idea […]
May 24, 2022

Romanticism in Poetry

SOLUTION Romanticism in Poetry Romanticism relates to sentimental and love images in today’s world, but the term possesses a broader […]
May 22, 2022

Explication of the poem.

QUESTION   Write an explication of the poem. explain what the poem means and define any terms of literary criticism […]
May 9, 2022

Poetry Analysis project

QUESTION   Find a poem and analyze it using the criteria below: *Theme/Meaning *Structure: closed or open form? If closed […]
April 19, 2022

“The Difficult Miracle of Black Poetry in America.”

QUESTION 1.Contemporary poet June Jordan calls Wheatley “Phillis Miracle” in her work “The Difficult Miracle of Black Poetry in American.” […]