DuBois in Philadelphia " by By Rebecca Cooper. This essay examines DuBois' thought from an Afrocentric perspective in the tradition of Molefi Kete Asante. (p.264)Read more
The geranium that stands out in the city setting, but belongs in a rural setting symbolizes Sylvia, who belongs in nature. External Conflict, the storys ruralRead more
to some extent by the power of memories and the imagination (The Tuft of Flowers). He cited Thomas Hardy and Robert Browning among his favourite poets. . He goes on to personify nature adding that the trees should think twice before they use their powers / to blot out and drink up and sweep away the spring pools. . He said that writing free verse was like playing tennis without a net! .
Dramatic stories: A strong narrative structure is apparent in many of Frosts poems. . The role of the imagination is related to the importance of instinct, intuition and the emotions of the heart as the source of poetry. The plain diction, natural speech rhythms and simplicity of images contrive to make the poems seem natural and unplanned. Finally, the poet sighs, happy with his choice, yet wondering what.? . It serves as both introduction and invitation. . Poet, he regretfully must state that most of the poems in this new volume are disappointing.