Ode is in fact a type of song, which was sung with the accompaniment of music or at least with a lyre. The word ode has actually been taken from a Greek word oide, which means song.
Do you really love your girlfriend or wife ? Now it’s time to impress her with short and sweet love poems from the heart for your girlfriend that will make her cry.
Rudyard Kipling's poem, "Tomlinson," dramatizes the scriptural concept of Karma, the principle that humans reap what they sow.
Loneliness is a growing problem in some places. My discussion and poem about the topic were triggered by a Brenda Chamberlain story called "The Return". Both the author and her protagonist experienced loneliness.
What is romantic poetry? Definition of romantic poetry? What are the characteristics of romantic poetry? What are the features of romantic poetry? What is Romanticism? So, read this hub!
Will Elizabeth Barrett Browning's speaker finally surrender to the love that she has doubted even as it has grown stronger?
Here are two villianelles I admire with a brief discussion of the poets and their use of the form. Poetry Month Challenge # 3
Darkness sometimes yields a supernatural light whose power can modify the night's blackness, causing the soul to transcend all earthly anguish.
Named for America’s first feminist writer, Margaret Fuller, Mrs. Slack laments marriage and motherhood that crushed her dreams of greatness in becoming the next George Eliot.
In this American (Innovative) sonnet, “Herbert Marshall,” the speaker is responding to the report delivered by “Louise Smith,” the speaker of the preceding epitaph.