Tags » Romanticism

W.B. Yeats

The Song of Wandering Aengus
I went out to the hazel wood,
Because a fire was in my head,
And cut and peeled a hazel wand, 151 more words


London Labour and the London Poor

Henry Mayhew tells the stories of two children in  “London Labour and the London Poor” and the harsh conditions they faced. In this he uses elements of both the Enlightenment and Romanticism. 249 more words

The Use of Romanticism and The Enlightenment By Friedrich Engels

In “The Condition of the Working Class in England in 1844”, Engels provides an argument for the poor in the biggest industrial cities in England by using Romantic elements such as the sublime, emotional appeal, and human degradation brought upon by industry. 515 more words

The Enlightenment and Romanticism in 'The Condition of the Working Class in England in 1844'

In The Condition of the Working Class in England in 1844, Engels is extremely critical of the effects of the Industrial Revolution on the poor and the indifference of the middle and upper classes to their suffering.   306 more words

Chasing Rose

Old wooden door creaks open under the strain of the morning chill. Foot prints hang on the dewy grass like a crumb trail.

I’m in a race against the impatient morning sun. 136 more words


Dark Empathies

Do you remember that tree-house in the woods where we first met?

December 6th, 1944.

It was snowing heavily, getting colder by every passing second. 321 more words


E. E. Cummings

if you like my poems let them
walk in the evening,a little behind you

then people will say
“Along this road i saw a princess pass… 38 more words