The Author to Her Book
by Anne Bradstreet
The Author to Her Book Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
Mothers and Children
The speaker of this poem is the world’s worst mother. Okay, that might be a little harsh, but she’s definitely very critical of her “child,” the book described in the poem’s title. Wait,...
Writing and Revision
This poem is about the relationship between and author and her book. It is also, however, about writing itself, and not just that, but writing and revising poetry. The speaker uses a bunch of metap...