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Poetry Reviews & Summaries

The Frog and the Nightingale

(4 Ratings)
Author: Vikram Seth   Review: BigBangWhoosh
"The frog and the nightingale" by Vikram Seth.
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Published: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 Visits: 13 words : 900

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Review: blowingit
Writing short stories of your own may not make you a millionaire, but you can have the prospect to gain a loyal readership and perhaps a little fame.
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Published: Friday, April 25, 2014 Visits: 9 words : 600

The Songs of Maldoror

Diabolical poem in six cantos. Full of blasphemies, crimes and so many other atrocities.
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Published: Saturday, April 05, 2014 Visits: 23 words : 600

Unthrifty Loveliness, Why Dost Thou Spend

Author: William Shakespeare   Review: NidhiJohri
He says, “beautiful young man, why don’t you pass on your beauty to the world? Nature has lent you good looks which she only lends to those who are generous, but you are a miser and abuse the....
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Published: Monday, February 03, 2014 Visits: 17 words : 600

“When Forty Winters Shall Beseige Thy Brow…”

Author: William Shakespeare   Review: NidhiJohri
The young man may be healthy and strong now, but what would happen after forty winters? “When forty winters shall besiege thy brow”, "forty winters" means forty years here. As the young man gets old..
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Published: Monday, January 20, 2014 Visits: 24 words : 900

‘From Fairest Creatures We Desire Increase’

Author: William Shakespeare   Review: NidhiJohri
In this sonnet, he celebrates the beauty of this young man, and urges him to marry so that he can beget beautiful children. It is uncertain if this beautiful man is real or fictional....
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Published: Thursday, January 16, 2014 Visits: 15 words : 600

Paradise Lost

(1 Ratings)
Author: Milton   Review: NidhiJohri
Paradise Lost is about Adam and Eve—how they were created and how they lost their place in the Garden of Eden, also called Paradise. It's the same story we can find in the first pages of Genesis...
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Published: Thursday, December 19, 2013 Visits: 23 words : 600

Paradise Lost (Study)- The Principal of Free Will and Divine Justice

(2 Ratings)
Author: Dr.B.B.Jain   Review: NidhiJohri
While writing the ‘Paradise Lost’ Milton declared that his professed aim would be “to justify the way of God to men”. Some critics are of the opinion....
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Published: Sunday, December 15, 2013 Visits: 28 words : 900

Iliad

(4 Ratings)
Review: AndreaCorr
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Published: Monday, December 09, 2013 Visits: 12 words : 600

Tupac Shakur: The Rose That Grew From Concrete

(4 Ratings)
Author: Tupac Shakur   Review: ReaditDiva
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Published: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 Visits: 104 words : 600
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Summary of John Keats’-“Ode to Autumn”

(60 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
John Keats was influenced by William Shakespeare and John Milton.
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Published: Monday, July 05, 2010 Visits: 12795 words : 900

Summary of John Masefield's-'Laugh and Be Merry'

(171 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
John Masefield (1878-1967), went to sea at the age of 15, and thereafter followed a wide variety of professions in America and England.
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Published: Tuesday, July 06, 2010 Visits: 12384 words : 600

A Thing of Beauty

(160 Ratings)
Author: John Keats   Review: buta
In this poem the poet who is a nature lover tells that there is nothing more beautiful and healing like mother nature.
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Published: Thursday, May 29, 2008 Visits: 10392 words : 300

Summary of Sir Walter Scott’S ‘Lochinvar’

(160 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
A poet, novelist, editor and critic, Sir Walter Scot was educated at Edinburgh University.
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Published: Tuesday, July 19, 2011 Visits: 9947 words : 900

Sumary of John Keats 'the Human Seasons'

(147 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
This is the overall view of a full grown life of a human being as viewed by the poet John Keats.
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Published: Wednesday, January 06, 2010 Visits: 8582 words : 600

Nutting Analysis

(31 Ratings)
Author: William Wordsworth   Review: mattconn3
Making close reference to language, imagery and verse form explore Wordsworth's presentation of Nature in 'Nutting'.
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Published: Wednesday, March 11, 2009 Visits: 8262 words : 900

Night of the Scorpion

(211 Ratings)
Author: Nissim Ezekiel   Review: buta
This poem is about a rainyday whenthe scorpionbites the narrators mother.
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Published: Friday, July 18, 2008 Visits: 8088 words : 300

Summary of Walter De La Mare's-'Silver'

(107 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
Walter De La Mare's (1873-1956) poems are concerned with children or with ghost or other oddities.
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Published: Wednesday, June 16, 2010 Visits: 8011 words : 300

An Elementary School Classroom in a Slum

(108 Ratings)
Author: Stephen Spender   Review: Prithz9
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Published: Friday, January 22, 2010 Visits: 7727 words : 600

Summary of Nissim Ezekiel's-' Night of the Scorpion'

(99 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
Ezekiel's poetry is marked by strong lyrical note as a pre-occupation with the self.His poems seek to convey personal feelings of lost and deprivation.
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Published: Wednesday, June 16, 2010 Visits: 7265 words : 600
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Where''s the Liberty..??????

(12 Ratings)
Author: Suraj Kumar   Review: SurajKumar
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Published: Monday, November 05, 2007 Visits: 78 words : 300

Love - It Means... It really Means...

(11 Ratings)
Author: Suraj Kumar   Review: SurajKumar
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Published: Sunday, November 04, 2007 Visits: 107 words : 600

Review on “the Indian to His Love” by w.b.yeats

(10 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
A close friend of Tagore, Yeats was deeply interested in Indian Literature and Philosophy.
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Published: Thursday, September 16, 2010 Visits: 610 words : 600
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