We’re not promised a life absent trials and suffering. While horrific events have sidelined many men, William Ernest Henley refused to be crushed on account of hardship.
This is one of the finest poems written by Wilfred Owen, in the backdrop of WWI.
In this poem, he talks about how the soldiers sentiently keep waiting for the possible exposure to death, in the poorest of weather conditions. Always ready to die, their brains ache. ‘But nothing happens’. It highlights the effect of the weather on battle-weary soldiers and in addition puts their plight into context when it momentarily touches on the dream of a return home.
This extremely famous poem by Mary Elizabeth Frye has been read at countless funerals and public occasions. The author composed this poem in a moment of inspiration and scribbled it on a paper bag. She wrote it to comfort a family friend who had just lost her mother and was unable to even visit her grave.
In this poem Dylan Thomas asserts that all men on their death beds should resist death as strongly as they can. They should only leave this world kicking and screaming, furious that they have to die at all. This poem was written by Dylan Thomas for his dying father.
Though this poem, Longfellow does not want to accept life as an ’empty dream’. According to him, death is for body, the soul lives on forever. We should love to live the journey of life instead of just aiming for the grave.
In the poem, Emily talks about hope, something that’s got feathers and perches in the soul, and sings wordless songs like a beautiful bird.
Its sound can be heard in the chilliest land and in the strangest sea but never loud and clear. It takes a part of the soul of the person having it.
Dear beloved friend, Rise,Rise above your agony,Rise above your pain,Rise to escape from the dark pit of hopelessness, I know that you desperately want to climb,But are fearful of darkness consuming you again within no…
Tha path is a poem by Daniel Tokede that describes the necessity to remain positive during the thicks and thins of life. We need to keep moving no matter what.
Krishna…. Though this poem the speaker is trying to show her love and devotion for her lord. In this dark world, she is trying to find light under his feet.
Through this poem, the writer wants to make a wish, that he wants to escape from the chaos of the cities and find peace in solitude. He wants to go away to a confinement and discover himself.
Through this poem, the writer describes the feeling due to a dream that has collapsed. But that does not stop the speaker from being hopeful for the it to
In the poem I want to express my faith. Since every passing day the lines between reality and destiny. Change is inevitable. All we can do is have faith.