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The Change in Tone in the Poetry of Sharon Olds

Sharon Olds is known for her scandalous subject matter and fearless writing style. In a majority of her poems she writes about feelings of love, pain, grief, and self discovery as they pertain to her relationships with her parents and … Continue reading

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“Petals on a Wet, Black Bough”

In a Station of the Metro “The apparition of these faces in the crowd; Petals on a wet, black bough.” -Ezra Pound Though short and concise, Ezra Pound’s In a Station of the Metro is the perfect representation of Pound … Continue reading

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