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Junior Cert. Studied Poetry Essay

EXAM Q 2015

Q.1)(a) The poem that I have studied is ‘Dulce Et Decorum Est’ by Wilfred Owen. A strong sense of place in the poem would be the battlefield of World War 1.   555 more words


Dulce Et Decorum Est ~ Read by Christopher Eccleston

“Dulce et Decorum est” is a poem written by Wilfred Owen during World War I, and published posthumously in 1920. The Latin title is taken from the Roman poet…
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The Heartbeat of War

My A level coursework. Been rereading it, hoping to inspire some new writing.

Never before had I sat so still and watched the world collapse into a chaotic mess. 1,054 more words


The Adjunct’s Dulce et Decorum Est

Enoch Root’s nod to Rudyard Kipling over on our Facebook page reminded me I still had this lying around. I apologize in advance for my Latin. 241 more words


What passing-bells for these who die as cattle?

On this blog over the past year, we have seen quite a number of First World poems, from such as Siegfried Sassoon, WB Yeats and Guillaume Apollinaire. 290 more words

Do you know what would hold me together on a battlefield? The...

Do you know what would hold me together on a battlefield? The sense that I was perpetuating the language in which Keats and the rest of them wrote! 7 more words

Wilfred Owen

the beauty of peace

This is the view from my window this New Year  in beautiful Onich near Fort William and I am mindful that the beauty of peace is not afforded to all. 133 more words