The links open to pages with a whole lot of links and it’s easy to be overwhelmed with so many ideas. Just look for what you NEED right now to enhance your writing.
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This is another reading of Death be not proud which I find compelling:
This is analysis of A Valediction forbidding mourning:
And this is just plain hilarious:
This is a round table discussion of Donne, over an hour long, but useful for listening to:
Frances Cornford, Childhood
Emily Dickinson, Because I could not stop for Death
Elizabeth Bishop, One Art
Alfred Lord Tennyson, Song: Tears, Idle Tears
Stephen Spender, My Parents kept me from Children who were rough
Grace Nichols, Praisesong for my mother
Seamus Heaney, Follower
You can check out parts 3, 4 and 5 on You tube if you are interested in seeing the rest of this compelling documentary.