July 19, 2019

POETRY LITERARY ANALYSIS “My Life has stood – a Loaded Gun” by Emily Dickinson

This is the book we are using for English Comp. 2. Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing by X.J Kennedy and Dana Gioia. […]

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July 4, 2019

Poem analysis

This essay will focus on our second unit on poetry. you may choose one of these two topics 1 Choose a poem by someone other than […]

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June 22, 2019

Poetry analysis

CHOOSE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING PROMPTS: A) Theme: Select one of the themes you did not present on and, using the poems listed for each theme, […]

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June 11, 2019

A poem

Pick a topic about which you feel strongly. It can be serious or funny, deep or heartwarming, but you should feel personally connected to the topic […]

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May 29, 2019

Poem Analysis Essay

(Norton Field Guide pp. 205-215) ENC 1102 Conduct field research and find a poem to analyze. Your analysis will examine one or more elements of the […]

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May 5, 2019


How does poetry stimulate the imagination? In this first assignment you will examine its role in the development of appreciation in the natural world and in […]

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April 4, 2019

Poetry Research Project

You will write your essay on how that poem contributes to our society. Your thesis should answer this question: How does this poem contribute to the […]

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March 13, 2019

Personal Reflection on Ted Kooser (poem)

Find a poet who appeals to you from a culture other than your own in our text Compact Literature. (| have picked Ted Kooser and his […]

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March 7, 2019

Essay about a poem

Write an essay on the following poem. Include information about how at least 6 different literary devices affect the poem. Include your interpretation of the poem. […]

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