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Assignments for April 28

For class you should watch the first 13 minutes of the lecture below by John Rogers from Yale University that introducing Milton. You should also read the five sonnets (On Shakespeare, Sonnets 13, 18, 19, 23) and first 26 lines of  40 more words


Coming of Age

Vanquishing innocence

Seeking eloquence in rebellion

Making sure the ideal

Stayed stealthily at hand…

Artfully destroying feet of clay

Unwilling to give up the heroic principle… 73 more words


First Will (a testament)

that’s mine, you can’t said with a shove
all manifest the sprouting Will.
Bend it early into Love
or one day it may seek to kill. 88 more words

Philo For Tots


They say that girls mature faster than boys.
That might be true, at least for me and you.
You were class head while I still had my toys, … 90 more words

Trois saintes vaches

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Elles ont aboli leurs multiples désirs,
Elles ne baignent plus dans le monde illusoire ;
La langue poétique est leur dernier plaisir, 91 more words


The Heavyweight Championship: A Short Collection of Freeverse Poems Ignited by a Rekindling of Memory

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FawnaReaux The Heavyweight Championship

Four freeverse poems, one haiku, and one sonnet – written in April 2017 about an adventure without the relief of closure. 54 more words


Wanting to be earthed

Oh..Lord I prayed sincerely to you
To stick my broken teeth well down with glue
But you did not heed my desperate prayer
So I went to my dentist; had to pay her! 83 more words

Thinkings And Poems