Cathedral in Cologne, Germany. wikipedia Once upon a time and long ago, I lived in Germany for a time and one of the most impressive of Catholic cathedrals in Germany is in the city of Cologne northwest of Frankfurt. It is one of Germany's most...
Few know that Richard Wright, author of Black Boy and Native Son, wrote haiku in his last year of life. Like Ginsberg and Kerouac he is an American pioneer of the form.
This is basically my own perception of how my life has gone and continues to carry on. It's also about being fine with the outcome, and accepting things as they are.
A journey. It doesn't really matter If you get there Or not. It's what you see Along the way, The feelings inspired When the landscape And your soul Entwine. It's someone else's smile Breaking the illusion Of your own life, ...
A young girl laments that her mother wants to keep her from having fun.
A city-dweller imagines what his life would be like if he could trade places with a drover (cowboy) in the outback.
Buck Ramsey's "Christmas Waltz" dramatizes a holiday celebration on the ranch.
Reunions are emotional events. This is a poem written by a woman who reunited with her father and struggled to find the words to express what she was feeling.
What are the seven stages of Beowulf's journey? Does Beowulf follow a code of heroics? What kind of hero is Beowulf?
A look at the themes and techniques used in this classic poem.