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  • Events In Plath's Personal Life
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    Sud heer Sree nath Sanjay He gde Period 5 5/19/99 In Plaster "In Plaster" was a poem written by Sylvia Plath on March 18, 1961. The poem was written while Plath was in St. Pancras hospital in England, immediately following an appendectomy. Her journals, as well as the letters she wrote to her mother, vividly describe the events surrounding the composition of this poem. Interestingly, Plath also wrote another one of her famous poems, "Tulips", on the same day. The events in Plath's personal life ...
  • Wall The Reader
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    One way you can read Mending Wall by Robert Frost is that it is about a man who rebuilds the wall separating his property from his neighbours. This man, this persona created by Gray doesnt seem to believe there is a use for the wall as he [the neighbour] is all pine and I [the persona] am apple orchard but his neighbour believes that good fences make good neighbours. The persona tries to change his neighbours opinion by trying to put a notion in his head but his neighbour seems to just ignore hi...
  • Personas Peaceful Attitude Toward Death
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    Auer 1 Paul Auer English Final draft 10-30-00 Death is Good Emily Dickinson is a writer well known for her poems on death. Her poems Safe in their Alabaster Chambers and Because I could not stop for Death are two of her more famous poems. The personas attitude in both of these poems is very similar. In the poem Safe in their Alabaster Chambers the personas attitude toward death is peaceful. The peaceful attitude is evident in the first few lines, Safe in their Alabaster Chambers- / Untouched by ...
  • Back Into The Museum The Persona
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    Upon the beginning of Mary Jo Salters Welcome to Hiroshima materializes as a visual holiday to a different country. However, the detail of imagery reveals a different sort of poem. The theme of the poem is a gloomy look at how humans destroy each other. The careful imagery of the lingering effects of war, the devastation of human life and the shadowy unknowns of the future through images of shock, guilt and numbness bring the event to life. The persona recounts the bomb and admits its devastatin...
  • Limitation In Frost's Poem
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    Robert Frost: A True Hero of Our Age Robert Lee Frost, one of America's leading Twentieth century poets and a four time Pulitzer Prize winner, was born in San Francisco in March of 1874. Although born on the West Coast, he is usually associated with New England in his poetry. He is a Brilliant writer whose works traditional and universal. His life's ambition was to write "a few poems that will be hard to get rid of", and it is quite obvious that he was successful in achieving that goal. Three of...
  • Persona Of The Poem
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    Through the use of dark and fiery images and diction that suggests both infernal and divine entities, Maurya Simon effectively links the presence of ravens with the presence of an otherworldly presence. She posits the ravens as secret emissaries between God and man, implying that the birds can sense something that humans cannot. In this way, the ravens are capable of experiencing the presence more deeply and more closely than the persona of the poem feels she can. Addressing the presence of God ...
  • Poem Mahon
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    History is a subject which preoccupies Mahon in many of his most important poems. I would choose particular poems because of his view towards our history and the past. His poetry presents history in a very negative light. Mahon sees the past as 'deep-delving, dark, deliberate you would say'. In the poem Rathlin Mahon recalls historical violence on an island that is now a 'sanctuary' of peace and 'through with history'. However this island in the past has witnessed 'unspeakable violence' with the...

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