Elizabeth Barret Browning was one of the most prominent English poets of the Victorian Era and it is during this time that she and her husband, Robert Browning, conducted their love affair through verse and produced...
In sonnet 77, the speaker is conversing with himself, that is, with his poetself, reminding himself of the importance of his continued artistic endeavor.
Do you know how to write a Sonnet? If not, then learn the easy way here, with a detailed instruction about all the essential characteristics, rhyming schemes, quatrains, iambic pentameter, along with the example.
Sonnet 7 offers a tribute to the speaker's lover, who has wrought deep and lasting important changes in the speaker's life.
Analysis of Sonnet 116 as a contemplation on the nature of love.
The speaker in Sonnet 13 muses on the idea of composing a verse about her newly found emotion of love, but she hesitates for she fears touching the grief that still molests her.
A bit about Shakespeare and his Sonnets, followed by a focus on Sonnet XVIII "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?" Includes various online links to related information, entertainment and analyses.
Isolation in Othello affects the outcome of the tragedy because it causes characters to hear and believe whatever they are told. The reader can see that Shakespeare believes in using isolation to develop the...
Shakespeare Sonnet 60 is once again examining the ravages of time and his refusal to accept those ravages as final by creating his poetry. He is addressing an unknown listener.
A Sonnet, depicting a scene at a train platform on a Friday night