This poem tells the life story of any oak tree as progress and development encroaches on its environment.
A narrative poem about the endless love of a Grandmother who raised her Granddaughter, because the child was born to a drug addicted Mother.
Michael Marks' "A Soldier's Christmas" echoes the form of the famous Christmas poem, "Account of a Visit from St. Nicholas," by Major Henry Livingston, Jr.
What if that tree you bought at the flea market turned out to be an invasive species? Here's how to find out. A true story with an original poem.
Onomatopoeia -- so hard to spell, and so fun to use. Find out what exactly onomatopoeia is and how to use it. Literary examples of onomatopoeia included.
Robert Hayden's other-worldly speaker is an alien being who has come to Earth, particularly to the United States of America, to study the inhabitants.
A city-dweller imagines what his life would be like if he could trade places with a drover (cowboy) in the outback.
Barker's Christmas poem dramatizes a tale about three lonesome cowboys camped far out on the prairie. Because they are so far from home, they hanker to be celebrating Christmas in the tradition way.
After 10 years of marriage, a couple drifts apart. He gathers up his belongings to leave the house for the last time, broken hearted.
This is an analysis of a literary work, written by Anna Letitia Barbauld.