TRIBUTES TO THE FAMOUS POETS OF THE PAST
The message of 'The Four Quartets' by T.S.Eliot is open to many interpretations. This is my attempt to unravel 'Little Gidding' the final quartet.
Poet Laureate Betjamen's poetry was enjoyed for its humour and its insight into ezveryday life..
Ishmael, melville's hero tells that his greatest fear of the whale is its whiteness. The author devotes a whole chapter reflecting on 'white' How much more sinister than 'black'
I am submitting this because of the comments made about my tribute to John Betjeman. I think if Wordsworth had written Daffodils in free verse it would not have become the famous poem that it did. Please forgive me Will.
A prominent member of the left bank group of artists including Picasso, Matisse and Braque,her poetry was less concerned with meaning but rhythm and feeling.
The poem is written using the same metre as 'To a Dead Child. Bridges made a life long study of poetic metre and wrote several books on the subject.