Ancient Places | A Poem you just got to check out, What histories are etched into ancient stones,Tales decayed with the fall of walls,The Sag of dynasty, the crumble of bones, The march of ghosts through ancient halls,
Naomi Shihab Nye - “You are living in a poem.” “When you're in a very quiet place, when you're remembering, when you're savoring an image, when you're allowing your mind calmly to leap from one thought to another, that's a poem. That's what a poem does.”
Poem in SPANISH Mis LupinosThis poem Mis Lupinos is an excellent resource to teach all the poetic elements in a poem. Students will deepen their understanding of literary elements in a poem. This is an awesome poem that is about how one place (setting) can play a huge tremendous role in a poem.
Clive James reads a poem (and an interesting analysis) that makes him cry - Canoe by Keith Douglas Keith Castellain Douglas January 24, 1920 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Died June 9, 1944 (aged 24) Normandy, France Resting place Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery, Calvados, France Occupation Poet