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Poetry meaning question..
"darkness beneath nights darkness had freed, that rose slowly towards me, watching" well darkness beneath nights might be to do something about dark asmeaning evil
Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 1:42pm

Poetry: need help
Here's a good article with a hilarious example. http://www.writingfix.com/PDFs/Compariso​n_Contrast/Poem_Two_Voices.pdf
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 10:38pm

English
What literal and figurative images do you see in "Warren Pryor?" http://starshyneproductions.blogspot.com​/2006/04/poetry-thursday-warren-pryor.ht​ml I'll be glad to comment on your answer.
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 11:09am

English 125
Only YOU can write this assignment, of course. See the "your feelings" in there? What help do you need? What poems are you using? Do you need ideas about how to read and write about poetry? Let us know your specific questions. We will not do your work for you, but we...
Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 2:53pm

poetry
To me, the theme is allow poetry to be absorbed by the mind using time as a mediator. I am reminded how we learn: we all learn by repetition, spaced over time. Time in itself allows the brain to absorb and make connections.
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 9:57pm

poetry
What is the theme presented in the poem: "You are reading this too fast," by Ken Norris?
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 9:52pm

Poetry Grade 9
Hee are some inks for rhyme scheme: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=rhyme+scheme+for+a+poem Sra
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 7:49pm

Poetry Grade 9
A rhyming poem can be "abcb" right? and it doesn't matter about syllables?
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 7:27pm

English
Thank you for your last corrections. Here are some more sentences I'm not sure of. 1) John was a successful middle class wool dealer. In 1557 his fortunes began to decline and he ran into debts. 2) He was part owner in (?) the most prestigious public playhouse in London, ...
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 5:54pm

poetry
Have you really studied the several websites these teachers posted? They give you many big hints.
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 4:32pm

poetry
I am sorry could you give me a hint. I have read it over quite a few times. I still do not see where there are juxtapositions
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 4:16pm

poetry
These two webpages give the very best ideas I've ever seen about how to read (and reread and reread!) and analyze (explicate) a poem: http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/​poetry-explication.html http://www.uncp.edu/home/canada/work/mar​kport/best/study/...
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 3:54pm

poetry
1. links to "how to analyze a poem" are here: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=how+to+analyze+a+poem 2. the p oem "A Kite is a Victim" by Leonard Cohen: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=A+Kite+is+a+Victim+by+Leonard+Cohen 3...
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 3:51pm

poetry
Could you tell me how to go about analyzing or theme or poem "A Kite Is a Victim" by Leonard Cohen What are juxtapositions ?
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 3:25pm

L.A.
http://www.google.com/search?q=different​+types+of+poetry&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&​client=firefox-a&rlz=1R1GGLL_en___US379 Read widely and take good notes.
Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 3:50pm

L.A.
what are different types of poetry?
Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 3:49pm

poetry, part 1
Which one of the following lines best illustrates personification?
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 9:51am

ENGLISH
Ovid's poetry is a source of classical mythology. His poetry itself is very creative and beautiful. His most famous and familiar are myths, including the stories of Dophne, pyramus and Apollo. The main theme of the Metamorphoses is “change”. Ovid’s ...
Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 4:03pm

English Help 2
Ovid's poetry is a source of classical mythology. His poetry itself is very creative and beautiful. His most famous and familiar are myths, including the stories of Dophne, pyramus and Apollo. The main theme of the Metamorphoses is “change”. Ovid’s ...
Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 12:01pm

poetry
We'll be glad to comment on your anwer. http://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/​poem.html?id=239042
Monday, September 6, 2010 at 1:56pm

poetry
What is the Cause and Effect of the Poem Lineage by Margaret Walker?
Monday, September 6, 2010 at 1:52pm

poetry
i think it is g/ray
Thursday, August 26, 2010 at 9:21pm

English
Through out her poetry, she seems to be very passionate about her love .she talks about her lover “He seems to me Equal to Gods” .She thinks ,Her love for that man is undesirable .She loves him very much that she worship him like a God. She is at the top of her love ...
Thursday, August 26, 2010 at 10:58am

English Help 2
Through out her poetry, she seems to be very passionate about her love .she talks about her lover “He seems to me Equal to Gods” .She thinks ,Her love for that man is undesirable .She loves him very much that she worship him like a God. She is at the top of her love...
Thursday, August 26, 2010 at 10:30am

English
I have made corrections below. Be sure to compare yours and mine VERY CAREFULLY. Sappho was born 630 B.C. on the island of Lesbos. She was a lyric poet who wrote poetry that was admired by many people in the ancient world. Her poetry was very personal in nature. She wrote ...
Thursday, August 26, 2010 at 9:13am

English
I need help to error free assignment. Sappho born 630 B.C. in Lesbo. She was lyric poet. She wrote poetry that was admired by ancient world. Her poetry work was very personal in nature .She talk about herself, family , daughter and lovers. She also introduces ancient Greece to...
Thursday, August 26, 2010 at 9:06am

poetry
yea i think it is good :)
Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at 8:23pm

poetry
I think it is beautiful
Sunday, August 22, 2010 at 3:53pm

poetry
Is this a good Poem for a senior in creative writing? The topic is "The Power of Words" Words are one of the most powerful things in our lives. They can bring out many different feelings. Excited, sad, happy, or mad. Words put together can create a story. true or ...
Sunday, August 22, 2010 at 3:36pm

Poetry Part 2
Here is a link to one of the most famous villanelles of all: http://www.bigeye.com/donotgo.htm
Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at 8:14am

Poetry Part 2
Try the following links for in formation on the Villanelles. http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=Villanelle Sra (aka Mme)
Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at 12:48am

Poetry Part 2
What is a Villanelle?
Monday, August 16, 2010 at 11:53pm

literature
Have you read it? Analysis needs to come from YOU -- what YOU THINK as you read it. If you're unsure how to read a poem and get meaning out of it, follow the steps here: http://www.uncp.edu/home/canada/work/mar​kport/best/study/poetry.htm (Don't worry about the ...
Thursday, July 22, 2010 at 9:51am

math/everything
do you know any website that can help me with all this 1.Language Arts, Writing, in two parts. •Part 1: Organization, Sentence Structure, Usage, and Mechanics •Part 2: Essay 2.Language Arts, Reading •Poetry •Drama and •Fiction •Non-fiction •...
Thursday, July 22, 2010 at 8:48am

English
1. Please type your subject in the School Subject box. Any other words, including obscure abbreviations, are likely to delay responses from a teacher who knows that subject well. 2. Please understand that no one here will do your work for you. However, we will be happy to read...
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 at 8:08am

math
nine letters, two sets of two. 9!/2!2! check my thinking. I still am in awe at what an imaginary word is....must be something in new age poetry.
Friday, July 16, 2010 at 3:38pm

poetry
For more about the meter of the poem (which is called tetrameter in this case) and the accented WORDS, see http://www.frostfriends.org/meter.html
Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 9:29am

poetry
Look up the words in the dictionary and you will see how they are syllablized.
Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 7:26am

poetry
WHERE DO THE SLASHES GO IN THE SYLLABLES OF ROBERT FROST'S POEM/THE ROAD NOT TAKEN
Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 3:37am

poetry
I think "ONE SAYS: ... " is correct. I understand what you are saying, and poetically your interpretation is a good one. However, does Brookner mean that every single man with "obvious and exemplary charm" is a liar??
Monday, July 12, 2010 at 7:49am

poetry
A man of such obvious and exemplary charm must be a liar - Brookner ONE SAYS: This is not a causal statement yet it is written so. "If it is raining, then there must be water" is a good use of the word must. Brookner should have chosen "likely" or "...
Monday, July 12, 2010 at 1:24am

Literature HELP!!
Obviously, A is not the answer. I assume you don't have a degree in English, but your teacher expects you to have some knowledge of symbols in poetry. Symbols vary from time and place. Understanding the time period and location of the poem, as well as the poet's ...
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at 8:03pm

king high school
in poetry and ficition, the main reason for using vivid words is to 1 explain an idea 2 create a mental image 3 keep the reader gussing 4 illustrate the writer's bias
Friday, June 25, 2010 at 10:01pm

Literature
Post a 150- to 300-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply · Select one essay from this week’s assigned reading, and do the following: 1. Explain the most important difference between an essay and a short story, poem or play. 2. ...
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at 11:37pm

Literature-Poetry
Let Me Not to the Marriage of True Minds" is an example of which type of poem
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 at 8:36am

English
What literary device that is common to Modernist poetry and this poem T.S. Eliot's "The Love Song of Alfred J. Prufrock" Help Plz!!!!!!!
Friday, June 11, 2010 at 10:00am

poetry
Write down a list of words that start with the letters in spaceship... write as many words as you can think of that are associated with space and flying and possibilites. For instance with "a" you might write, airless, alien, astroid, amazing. Then you can choose the...
Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 8:53am

poetry
http://www.google.com/search?q=how+to+wr​ite+acrostic+poem&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t​&client=firefox-a&rlz=1R1GGLL_en___US379​
Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 8:51am

poetry
I can't write the whole poem for you or you won't learn anything so is there something specific that you need help with?
Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 8:38am

poetry
write a acrostic poem on "spaceship"
Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 6:04am

Poetry
Just where do you see rhyme? There are lots of colours, but I see no rhyme. Sra examples: red/said or gleam/beam
Monday, June 7, 2010 at 1:50am

Poetry
Summer Colours by Fenny Sterenborg Long curls lightest blond like silver and gold in the saffron sun Summer dresses cool white show lots of skin golden brown Painted toenails fierce red in summer shoes walk by and catch eyes green and blue behind black shades against the gleam...
Sunday, June 6, 2010 at 9:49pm

English
My opinion is that ALL poetry should be read ALOUD. That is the best way to get a feeling for what the poet was feeling! Remember that an author who writes prose has pages and pages to tell his story. I poet must select the words used very carefully to get the "story"...
Thursday, June 3, 2010 at 5:50pm

language
Poetic diction is used to refer to the linguistic style, the vocabulary, and the metaphors used in the writing of poetry Right? So it wouldnt be that one etheir, So my choices are now between 3 atmosphere 5 none of these But how do i know if it is none of these?
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 7:19pm

Language
Poetry and fiction have in common the element of _____.
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 6:15pm

Language
Poetry reveals universal experience through images projected into the reader's mind. True or false?
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at 6:04pm

english 10
Write a prose paraphrase of the poem. There is no frigate like a book To take us lands away, Nor any coursers like a page Of prancing poetry. This traverse may the poorest take Without oppress of toll; How frugal is the chariot That bears a human soul!
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at 5:39am

History
History of Japan questions? Could someone give some information on the following topics about the history of Japan. Please just write one or two sentences for each. This is not a homework assignment, it's just for my own research. I need answers ASAP. Note: This not about ...
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at 1:00am

English
ABC A poem that has five lines that create a mood, picture, or feeling. Lines 1 through 4 are made up of words, phrases or clauses while the first word of each line is in alphabetical order. Line 5 is one sentence long and begins with any letter. Acrostic Poetry that certain ...
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at 12:43am

social studies
History of Japan questions? Could someone give some information on the following topics about the history of Japan. Please just write one or two sentences for each. This is not a homework assignment, it's just for my own research. I need answers ASAP. Note: This not about ...
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at 12:11am

poetry
Please note that we don't do students' homework for them. Be sure to go back into your textbook or use a good search engine. http://hanlib.sou.edu/searchtools/ Once YOU have come up with attempted answers to YOUR questions, please re-post and let us know what you think...
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 11:43pm

poetry
i need a blank verse poem.
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 11:37pm

poetry
Green grass in April Birds begin to sing in trees Children playing outside http://www.pocanticohills.org/occhicone/​03/haiku.htm
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 10:16pm

poetry
i need a haiku poem. please do not post websites.
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 10:07pm

poetry
What is the context? (The other sentences around it = context.) Just by itself, it seems to mean, "I have written this poem, and here it is for everyone to read." There could be added or different nuances, depending on the context.
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 6:57am

poetry
what does "i am offering this poem" mean?
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 5:49am

poetry
Dolphins are very intelligent Orcas and blue whales are cousins. I'm sure you can find words in this article to finish your poem. http://www.defenders.org/wildlife_and_ha​bitat/wildlife/dolphin.php#
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 2:01pm

poetry
i need help on thinking of a acrostic poem for DOLPHIN.
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 1:45pm

Poetry
personification is an object having the characteristics of a human. People "complain".
Friday, May 21, 2010 at 12:52pm

Poetry
You could say B. but to me it seems more like "animalification"and in that case, A. People seem to complain more than animals? Sra
Friday, May 21, 2010 at 10:15am

Poetry
Which one of the following lines best illustrates personification? A. A narrow wind complains all day. B. The fog comes on little cat feet. C. Spring is a dream unsung. D. She floated graceful as a dove.
Friday, May 21, 2010 at 10:00am

poetry
We don't know what stories and poems you are referring to. We don't have informationn for any schools.
Thursday, May 20, 2010 at 11:09pm

poetry
After completing the required readings for this week, discuss how you see the theme of creating art developing in the different stories and poems.
Thursday, May 20, 2010 at 11:08pm

poetry
Hunt through the links here and see what you can find. After you write one, feel free to post it here for proofreading/help: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee​&p=trochaic+poem Sra
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 9:41pm

poetry
i need help on making a TROCHAIC poem for a project. i really need help
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 9:11pm

Poetry
Then get a good dictionary for definitions and/or examples. Sra
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 8:07pm

poetry
The definition of each literary term should help as well: metaphor = an implied comparison is made between two unlike things that actually have something in common Example: Love is a rose. personification = an inanimate object or abstraction is given human qualities or ...
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 8:04pm

poetry
ur welcome!
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 4:36pm

poetry
oh it's okay. thank you :)
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 4:29pm

Poetry
metaphor- the tree is taller than my father personificatin- the desk's legs were tired from standing and i dont know what is a trochee sorry
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 4:29pm

poetry
metaphor- the tree is taller than my father personificatin- the desk's legs were tired from standing and i dont know what is a trochee sorry
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 4:27pm

poetry
i need some examples of a: metaphor, personification, and trochee. help please
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 4:24pm

Poetry
my computer wint allow me to see this website or webpage.
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 3:13pm

Poetry
my computer wint allow me to see this website or webpage.
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 3:13pm

Poetry
my computer wint allow me to see this website or webpage.
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 3:13pm

poetry
You're welcome. =)
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 3:10pm

Poetry
http://www.virtualsalt.com/rhetoric.htm Click on the appropriate links.
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 3:07pm

Poetry
i need some examples of simile, metaphor, and personification. From not any website
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 3:02pm

poetry
thank you so much :)
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 2:59pm

poetry
http://www.google.com/#hl=en&source=hp&q​=poems+in+iambic+meter&aq=3&aqi=g5g-m4&a​ql=&oq=poems+in+iambic&gs_rfai=&fp=d059a​b474882bfe2 http://www.google.com/#hl=en&q=poems+in+​trochaic+meter&aq=f&aqi=&aql=&oq=poems+i​n+trochaic+meter&gs_rfai=&fp=...
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 2:56pm

poetry
i need help on thinking of a IAMBIC and TROCHAIC poem.
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 2:53pm

poetry
oh yea sorry i meant troy.
Monday, May 17, 2010 at 8:47pm

poetry
thank you so much :)
Monday, May 17, 2010 at 8:41pm

poetry
Are you sure you want "toy" and not "Troy?" (line 1) Sra
Monday, May 17, 2010 at 8:23pm

poetry
a ball of red in a bright blue sky but then they heard the dinner bell and had to sprint on home pell mell! Sra
Monday, May 17, 2010 at 8:20pm

poetry
You're welcome.
Monday, May 17, 2010 at 7:39pm

poetry
i need help with 3 more lines: "two boys were playing bythe curb, a trail of ants close by did swerve, the blazing sun beat down from on high, ------------------------ ------------------------ ------------------------
Monday, May 17, 2010 at 7:37pm

poetry
thank you so much
Monday, May 17, 2010 at 7:33pm

poetry
thank you for getting me started. :)
Monday, May 17, 2010 at 7:32pm

poetry
With it the Greeks hoped to win. I'm sure you can think of the last two lines.
Monday, May 17, 2010 at 7:29pm

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