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The Colossus and Other Poems
I am none the wiser. The Wound and the Cure of Words. Some poems were omitted in sylvia plath the colossus and other poems American edition for fear that their resemblance to thee poetry of Theodore Roethke could cause legal problems. More Poems by Sylvia Plath. Many of the poems are plain coloesus disturbing and you’re not going to get a ‘feel good’ experience out of this book – odds are you’ll get some shivers down your spine, you’ll probably even shudder a time or two. One morning walking across campus, me to chemistry and she to a literature plahh, she stopped me and we stood facing one another.
Eliot had the comfort of his belief. I would thoroughly recommend these two poems, if you are mulling over whether or not to pick up this collection. Plus, she has a remarkable ability to write sensuously a I think it’s a wonderful sylvia plath the colossus and other poems to cloossus down and read Plath’s poetry. Perhaps I shouldn’t have tried to read The Colossus all at once.
It’s had, it’s had an, it’s made me.
The poems are too rich, too sensual and filling. I love poetry and how in so little words, something can be so deep. You are not authenticated to view the full text of this chapter or article.
It almost reminds me of a Kay Ryan poem.
It will probably be a while before I pick up a book of poetry again May 03, Neha rated it it was amazing. Tne to Book Page.
But sometimes its nice to explore our dark side, run underneath the sylvia plath the colossus and other poems of all those pent up emotions, all those sylvia plath the colossus and other poems dreams and hurts Plat is a very fine craftsman of language, but, perhaps, language displayed not without hints of her inevitable demise.
Jan 29, Neetu poemss it liked it Shelves: Want to read something contemporary? Graceful in their craftsmanship, wonderfully original in their imagery, and presenting layer after layer of meaning, the forty poems in The Colossus are early artifacts of genius that still possess the power to move, delight, and shock.
She simply writes good poetry. By placing the texts in dialogue, Simmons unveils a new internal language in the work of these groundbreaking poets. They felt really over-worked ahd me. My hours are married to shadow.
In general, I disliked that her poetry felt like getting hit with overhead repeatedly with a morbid sledgehammer.
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Everyone reads Plath in their first few years of university. Moles, maggots, cadavers, suicides, dead snakes, dead things in the surf, dead things on the shore, dead things out in the water, etc. Sylvia Plath was one of the sylvia plath the colossus and other poems dynamic and admired poets of the 20th century. I did plzth find this collection particularly enjoyable, which was a massive shame as I’m entirely obsessed with Plath at the minute.
Scaling little ladders with glue pots and pails of lysol I crawl like an ant in mourning Over the weedy acres of your brow To mend the immens The Colossus I shall never get you put together entirely, Pieced, glued, sylvia plath the colossus and other poems properly jointed.
Scaling little ladders with glue pots and pails of lysol I crawl like an ant in mourning Over the weedy acres of your brow To mend the immense skull plates and clear The bald, white tumuli of your eyes. To ask other readers questions about The Colossus and Other Poemsplease sign up. When I remember the way hearing a recording of Sylvia Plath reading “Daddy” seared my skin, I know Plath’s work is special and that anyone could find a piece that works for them.