Skip to main content

Posts

robert frost biography 1874 - 1963

  Robert Frost Biography (1874 - 1963) Robert Frost (1874-1963) has been the most widely read American poet of this century. Though on the surface his poems seem to be simple, direct and easy-to-understand, they are complex, involved and not-so- easy to comprehend at the deeper level. The surface clarity of his poems invariably conceals their hidden complexity. A New England oonature poet, Frost, ironically, was discovered in England when two of his first collections of poems A Boy's Will (1912) and North of Boston (1914) were published there. Though he is a nature poet, he is different from Wordsworth in that nature merely provides Frost with situations, images and metaphors which he sometimes uses symbolically. What gives Frost's nature poems their strength is the combination of vivid descriptive realism and a meditative quality, supported by his wit and wry humour, by which he drives home truths that are innate and hidden in the human heart. However, to capture their multip

richard cory explanation | question

Richard Cory Poem Explanation | Questions  Whenever Richard Cory went down town, We people on the pavement looked at him: He was a gentleman from sole to crown, Clean favored, and imperially slim. And he was always quietly arrayed,  And he was always human when he talked;  But still he fluttered pulses when he said,  "Good-morning," and he glittered when he walked. And he was rich—yes, richer than a king-  And admirably schooled in every grace:  In fine, we thought that he was everything  To make us wish that we were in his place. So on we worked, and waited for the light,  And went without the meat, and cursed the bread;  And Richard Cory, one calm summer night,  Went home and put a bullet through his head. Word Explainations Line 4. Clean favored -  having special advantages Line 4. imperially   like a king; royally Line 5. arrayed   -dressed Line 7. fluttered pulses   -created or caused excitement Line 8. glittered  -shone, sparkled Line 10. schooled  -trained Explanatory

catharsis english literary term

  Catharsis - English Literary Term Simple Defination In this article we are going to read about Catharsis, which is a english litraty term. Catharsis comes from Greek word Katharsis .  Catharsis mean Cleaning and Purification  i.e   - purification of purgation of the emotion through art like pety and fear. As we watch movie, and somthing wrong is happening in the movie with any character in the movie, then we sometime feel pety for that character and we think it would not happen with us. So we feel fear and sometimes we weep then we feel lightend in our emotion or mood. These are called Catharsis, so this was the basic and simple defination of Catharsis .  Hope you understand the defination of Chatharsis through my blog . So if you likes the post please like it and share.

famous poets author writers maharashtra

  Famous  Poets/ Author/ Writers - Maharashtra Welcome to my blog , in this article we shall know about some famour Poets, Authors and Writers from Maharashtra.  1.  Kusumagraj He was a  Poet, author, marathi poet, playwright, novelist, short story writer, humanist. His work Vishakha which was published in 1942, which is masterpiece of Indian Literature. Vishakha a collection of lyrics, which inspired a generation during the Indian Freedom Movement.  Kusumagraj served as President of Akhil Bharatiya Marathi Sahitya Sammelan in Margao in 1964. Born -   He was born on 27th February 1912 in Nasik Bombay. Died  - He was died on 10th March 1999 in Nasik Maharashtra.  Award   - 1974  Sahitya Akademi Award  in Marathi. - 1987  Jnanpith Award. His Important Works  Collections of poems Vishakha  (1942),  Himaresha   (1964),  Chhandomayi   (1982),  Jeewanalahari   (1933),  Jaicha Kunja   (1936),  Samidha   (1947), Kana   (1952),   Marathi Mati   (1960),  Wadalwel   (1969),  Rasyatra   (1969), 

edwin arlington robinson biography

  EDWIN ARLINGTON ROBINSON BIOGRAPHY                       EA Robinson (1869-1935) an American poet, was influenced by the Puritan tradition and the transcendental romanticism of his environment in New England. The youngest child of his parents' mid-years, Robinson had two older brothers whom he saw moving from success to failure, lawlessness and death through drink and addiction. He saw his own family ruined at the hands of the whims of fortune or fate. His experience of the world led him to doubt the completeness and efficiency of a lone individual placed in an unsympathetic environment. Many of his poems depict the psychological depths of a person who lives with dignity in the presence of failure as the world understands failure. The titles of his first two volumes of poems , The Torrent and the Night Before (1896) and The Children of the Night (1897) (from which 'Richard Cory' is taken) are suggestive of the sense of darkness prevalent in his poetry . As a reaction to

after great pain formal feeling comes

Emily Dickinson After great pain , a formal feeling comes After great pain , a formal feeling comes The Nerves sit ceremonious , like Tombs The stiff Heart questions was it He , that bore  And Yesterday , or Centuries before ?   The Feet , mechanical , go round -  Of Ground , or Air , or Ought -  A Wooden way  Regardless grown ,  A Quartz contentment , like a stone -   This is the Hour of Lead  Remembered , if outlived , As Freezing persons , recollect the Snow First - Chill - then Stupor - then the letting go---- Explanatory Notes Stanza 1                     The first stanza expresses how 'a formal feeling', i.e., a feeling of a loss of sensation occurs after great pain, whether it is physical or psychological. Though the first line presents a universal truth, it is shocking because the mind's numbness is described as 'a formal feeling'. In a way all formal feelings are day-to-day, routine, blunted and so are not acute. Using a metaphor from funeral services, the

emily dickinson information-achievements

  Emily Dickinson Information/ Early Life/ Achievements Also Read : - Biography                           Emily Dickinson ( 1830-1886 ) , a major American poet of the nineteenth century , lived all her life as a recluse at Amherst in New England . She led a secluded life within the quiet and peaceful environment of her household and had little formal education . Brought up in a stern New England Puritan family , she rebelled against Puritanism in her poems . She remained unmarried and scarcely travelled beyond Amherst . But her poetic soul wove a sensitive and imaginative world of her own in her poems , which were not published in her lifetime . Perhaps her claim to immortality as a poet rests on her response to sensations of sight , sound , touch , taste and smell which enabled her to view her lonely existence in all its breadth as also in all its minutest particulars . Because of her unique poetic style and its linguistic experimentation , she is regarded today as a poet of the