Little Words, Big Ideas
Man and the Natural World
Let's be even more exact and call this theme "Nymph and the Natural World." We've got an Oread commanding the sea to whirl up and meet the land (especially the forest). While we don't know if the s...
Language and Communication
All of "Oread" is written as a command, which is a strange and unexpected way to write a poem. Who wants to feel like they're being told what to do while reading a poem? Luckily, we never feel unde...