from The Vanity of Human Wishes (by Samuel Johnson) In-Depth Analysis and Evaluation

For any additional help: ammarhammadkhan@gmail.com The Poem https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poems/detail/44448 Background of the Poet Samuel Johnson, often referred to as Dr. Johnson, was an English writer who made lasting contributions to English literature as a poet, essayist, moralist, literary critic, biographer, editor and lexicographer. Structure and Rhyme Scheme Please remember that this is an excerpt of the … Continue reading from The Vanity of Human Wishes (by Samuel Johnson) In-Depth Analysis and Evaluation

Death (by William Bell Scott) In-Depth Analysis and Critical Evaluation

For any additional help: ammarhammadkhan@gmail.com The Poem Sadly I cannot locate the poem online. Refer to the ‘Songs of Ourselves’ Volume II anthology provided, pg. 209. Background of the Poet William Bell Scott (12 September 1811 – 22 November 1890) was a Scottish artist in oils and watercolour and sometimes printmaking. He was also a … Continue reading Death (by William Bell Scott) In-Depth Analysis and Critical Evaluation

Now Let No Charitable Hope (by Elinor Morton Wylie) In-Depth Analysis and Critical Evaluation

For any additional help: ammarhammadkhan@gmail.com The Poem https://www.poetrysociety.org/psa/poetry/poetry_in_motion/atlas/newyork/let_no_cha_hop/ Background of the Poet Elinor Morton Wylie was an American poet and novelist popular in the 1920s and 1930s. She was famous during her life almost as much for her ethereal beauty and personality as for her melodious, sensuous poetry. Structure and Rhyme Scheme 3 stanzas which … Continue reading Now Let No Charitable Hope (by Elinor Morton Wylie) In-Depth Analysis and Critical Evaluation

Song (by Alun Lewis) In-Depth Analysis and Critical Evaluation

For any additional help: ammarhammadkhan@gmail.com The Poem http://www.wnyc.org/story/83192-philip-levine-reads-alun-lewis/ Background of the Poet Alun Lewis was a Welsh poet. He is one of the best-known English-language poets of the Second World War Structure and Rhyme Scheme 7 stanzas, each of 5 lines. Regular structure and orderly. Gaining ease by writing the poem and the consistency denotes … Continue reading Song (by Alun Lewis) In-Depth Analysis and Critical Evaluation

Last Lines (by Emily Brontë) In-Depth Analysis and Critical Evaluation

For any additional help: ammarhammadkhan@gmail.com The Poem http://www.poetry-archive.com/b/last_lines.html Background of the Poet Emily Jane Brontë was an English novelist and poet. Best known for her only novel, Wuthering Heights, now considered a classic of English literature. A member of the very famous and renowned Brontë family. Structure and Rhyme Scheme 7 quatrains/stanzas. There is an … Continue reading Last Lines (by Emily Brontë) In-Depth Analysis and Critical Evaluation

Versus Written on Her Death-bed at Bath to Her Husband in London (by Mary Monck ‘Marinda’) In-Depth Analysis and Evaluation

For any additional help: ammarhammadkhan@gmail.com The Poem http://www.bartleby.com/291/52.html Background of the Poet Celebrated beauty and poet in the 17th and 18th Century. Structure and Rhyme Scheme 1 stanza which compromises of 11 couplets (22 lines). Could denote the orderly nature of life: how death must warp us one day eventually, and how Monck is content … Continue reading Versus Written on Her Death-bed at Bath to Her Husband in London (by Mary Monck ‘Marinda’) In-Depth Analysis and Evaluation

Rooms (by Charlotte Mew) In-Depth Analysis and Evaluation

For any additional help: ammarhammadkhan@gmail.com The Poem https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poems/detail/55326 Background of the Poet Charlotte Mew was an English poet. Her works span the cusp between Victorian poetry and Modernism, and this is definitely seen with this poem and its unique and idiosyncratic structure and style of dealing with the concept of love and wisdom. Structure and … Continue reading Rooms (by Charlotte Mew) In-Depth Analysis and Evaluation