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Mary, have I dined?

What is a poet?

Is he not that which wakens melody in the silent chords of the human heart?

A light which arrays in splendor things and thoughts which else were dim in the shadow of their own significance. 350 more words

Finding Solace In Art: Caspar David Friedrich

A prominent German Romantic painter is Caspar David Friedrich, a landscape painter born on the Baltic coast of Germany. His paintings are reminiscent of the feeling of ‘alone-ness’ and often contain Gothic ruins, vasts landscapes, the sliver of light from an early morning moon and small figures gazing outwards into the distance.   527 more words

Enjoyed no sooner but despised straight*...

American illustrator Tom Lovell‘s Up the staircase (1942)

Romanticism is bullshit. It’s just some ancient mean scheme men designed to woo women to bed. 18 more words

Let me feel Alive

Let me live amongst the stars for that is where I truly belong
Let me wash off the scars and indulge in the things I’ve been afraid of for so long… 20 more words

Keats, an Ode to a Grecian Urn

I have included  a simple intro to the background of this poem for anyone who wishes to know.

Who is John Keats?

An Ode is? 410 more words

Ancient

Long way to church...

Its a long long way to church,
The path is narrow,
The alley dark.

I wish i could go,
Got to much sorrow,
In the heart. 94 more words

Love

Abril de amarillo.

Las entrañas se la están jugando
A ganar o morir por debajo de mi vientre.
Es la manera de seducir que manifiestas
Todas las veces que abres la boca. 451 more words

Poetry