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Literary poem authors
By Tennessee Williams. He died by choking to death on water bottle. First opened in Chicago 1945. Play takes place in St. Louis.
Tom sees the wrigley building.
Those winter sundays
by Robert Hayden. Speaker talks about how his father expressed his love by actions. Hayden regrets not to have thank everything his father has done
The world is too much with us
Williams Wordsworth. He thinks that people in modern age lost connection with nature
I wandered lonely as a cloud
Williams Wordsworth. Gets happy when he sees daffodils.
Composed upon Westminster Bridge
by William Wordsworth. Did many nature poems.
Ray Davies. He was part of the Kinks
Robert Frost. Watching a vast plain snowy land. It reflects his isolation in him.
The road not taken
Stopping by woods on a snowy evening
We real Cool
A song in the front yard
by Gwendolyn Brooks. Girl wants to do what she want in her own way.
The lake Isle of Innisfree
by William Butler. He will live in a small cabin in the nature. Living by the bees.
Meeting at night
by Robert browning. The guy in the poem goes on a journey to meet his lover.
Sylvia Plath. Killed herself by gassing herself. confessional poems
William Blake. Admires how powerful a tiger is.
William Blake. He talks about how London is over taking by Poverty and hardships.
La Belle Dame Sans Merci (The beautiful lady without mercy/pity)
John Keatz. Died at age 26. Consumption. His poems are normally about stopping time.
Ode on a Grecian Urn
On first looking into chapman's homer
There a certain slant of light
Emily Dickinson. Speaking of time death and mortality.
Because I could not stop for death
The negro speaks of rivers
The unknown citizen
The wild swans at coole
William Butler Yeats
Do not go gentle into that good night
Dylan Thomas. People should not be prepare to die. His own father is dying.