Poem of the Week

Check here or in your inbox every Wednesday for the Poem of the Week, usually a short poem, often one you might get by heart in a couple of minutes, with a brief discussion of the poet’s art as we find it in sound and sense, image and symbol, dramatic moment, dramatic irony, surprise and resolution. Learn to be at home in the art that is common to all mankind!

Alfred, Lord Tennyson
6
1
Robert Browning (1642)
3
Gerard Manley Hopkins
9
John Donne
12
1
Ralph Waldo Emerson
6
5
Michael Drayton
7
Robert Browning (Dramatic Monologue)
4
See all