This Hour and What Is Dead
This Hour and What Is Dead Symbolism, Imagery, & Allegory
There’s more to a poem than meets the eye.
Okay, okay. Boatloads of poems have God in them, but we don't know of any that describe Him quite like this. There's a definite sense of His being a conglomeration of things, and menacing things at...
Describing what love feels like, or is, is one of the main gestures of this poem. With no specific setting to hold on to, and no particular speaker to get to know, the images of his concept of love...
For all the effort our speaker puts into describing love, we wonder if it's really just another way of talking about death, which seems to lurk behind every line break in the poem. After all, while...
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