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Poems to Be Songs

by Vincent E. Fondren

  • 223 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Dorrance Publishing Co. Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11284794M
    ISBN 100805967133
    ISBN 109780805967135
    OCLC/WorldCa75288954

      The book-length title poem in this collection is widely considered one of the best long postmodern poems — a true masterpiece. The collection itself won a . Walt Whitman is America’s world poet—a latter-day successor to Homer, Virgil, Dante, and Shakespeare. In Leaves of Grass (, ), he celebrated democracy, nature, love, and friendship. This monumental work chanted praises to the body as well as to the soul, and found beauty and.

      As soon as you include a song verse or poem’s stanza, you’ve identified it as something outside the narrative. Readers will approach it in a way different from the way they approach the story itself. Poems and songs have different cadences; we don’t read them the same way we do narrative and dialogue. Even the way the words sit on the. This collection of 23 original poems highlights the joy and wonder of being new to the world, making it extremely baby- and kid-friendly. From DePaolo’s happy artwork to Oliver’s short poems about childhood, it is a lively read-aloud that serves as a wonderful first book of poetry.

      Year-Old Veteran and His Secrets to Life Will Make You Smile | Short Film Showcase - Duration: National Geograp, views.   A Song of Gladness by Michael Morpurgo. I’ve been talking every morning to blackbird, telling him why we are all so sad at the moment. He sits on his branch and listens.


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