“On Monsieur’s Departure”: Analysis

The Poem On Monsieur's Departure By Queen Elizabeth I (?) I grieve and dare not show my discontent, I love and yet am forced to seem to hate, I do, yet dare not say I ever meant, I seem stark mute but inwardly do prate*. I am and not, I freeze and yet am burned, …

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A Moment of Solitude

Here's my interpretation of today's Weekend Prompt Challenge, hosted by Sammi Cox. This is a varied challenge that I enjoy taking part in, which is why, this week, I have attempted both the prose and the poetry challenge. Thank you very much for reading and I hope that you enjoy my writing! Prose Challenge Task: Write …

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“On First Looking Into Chapman’s Homer”: Analysis

The Poem On First Looking Into Chapman's Homer By John Keats Much I have travell'd in the realms of gold, And many goodly states and kingdoms seen; Round many western islands have I been Which bards in fealty to Apollo hold. Oft of one wide expanse had I been told That deep-brow'd Homer ruled as …

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