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Poetry articles and educational resources on a wide variety of poetry-related subjects. Articles for students and teachers.

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New Article A Phono-semantic Analysis of The Red Wheelbarrow
New Article What is Poetry? Poetry in Motion
New Article Writer's Nightmare
Why First Person is Important in Writing
How Writing for Poetry Soup Can Help Reduce Anxiety
My Professional Poetry Career Began at 12
A Fresh Look at the Use and Misuse Of Rhyme In Poetry
Write Poetry from the Heart
Against the Form of Poetry
A Defence of Wandering, A Defence of Poetry?
The Best of Emily Bronte
4 Writing Exercises Inspired by Nature
English Language in Specific Contexts

African-American Poetry Appreciation: Part One
Literary Analysis of the Poems of Poets William Wordsworth and Kazi Nazrul Islam
God's Promise Blessing: The Bible
And Is There Honey Still For Tea? Well, Is There?
Poetry: A Glimpse at Its Creative Process
Creative Out-Let Go of Writer's Block
A Critique of Lewis Carroll's 'Jabberwocky'
The Art Style of Poetry
Creative Writing of Poetry
A Way With Words
Pattern and Style of Writing Poetry
Rubaiyats and Ghazals: The Sufi-Poems Mingled with Wine, Sakis and Divine Love
I Don’t Write My Poems
Write Poetry with Your Heart
Poetry as Thought-Reservoirs
How PoetrySoup Can Help in Your Classroom
The Poet Within
Tip on How to Write Poetry

A Brief History of Poetry
Popular Types of Poetry
Famous Quotes about Poetry
Literary Terms: Let’s Get To Know Few
11 Major Poetry Forms
Poetry basics in a nutshell
Poetry in Detail: Classifying Poetry Forms
Kazi Nazrul Islam: Human Rights In Poems, Life, and Lyrics
How I Write My Poems
Heart vs Art: Therapy vs Critique
Five Truly Great Song Lyrics
The Correlation of Poetry and Prose in Heinrich Heine's HARZREISE
Three Best Poems to Read on a Birthday
What is a Poem?
Don't Be A Poem-Panner!
Practicing the Traditional Use and Form of Haiku Poetry
On the Question of the Inspirational Source of Robert Browning's "Saul'
Sylvia Plath's Poem "Metaphors"
A Visit to Kashmir's Poet
Why Should You Write Poetry
Goethe’s Surprising Verses in Praise of Napoleon as the Harbinger of an Era of European Peace and Prosperity
Pablo Neruda and Kazi Nazrul Islam: Poetic Struggle for Social Justice, Equality and Humanity
Der Arme Heinrich: An enigmatic tale from the Middle Ages
The Rise of Woman Novelists
The Role of Verbal Clues in Distinguishing Variations of the Wanderer Motif in Works by Goethe and the English Romantic Poets
The Importance Of Written Letters
Shakespeare's Take on Life's Strength
The Art of Poetry
Spread Your Poetic Wings
THE SEA IS WAITING (On retrospective pilgrimage throughout the time: from Hugo to Bunyan.)
Do We Need Poetry in the 21st Century?
Writing for Healing: A Summer of Soul Journaling
Romanticism and Rebelliousness: The Heart of Kazi Nazrul
Wee Hours & Inspiration
The Poet of the East
Two notable myth-based omens of war and disaster in late nineteenth century novels
Robert Browning’s “The Pied Piper of Hamelin” viewed as the result of the sublimation of “The Dance of Death”
7 Proofreading Tips For Academic Excellence
Metamorphosis: An Existentialists Perspective
The Absurdity question
Just a Glimpse at T.S. Eliot and Alfred J. Prufrock
Ego: The killer of all the right emotions
Glossary of Literary Terms and Rhyme Schemes
Scansion ie Metrical Scanning
Perfect Rhyme Explained
Poetry: Were you on the hypothetical side of Love?
Visions of Sugar Plums and Books
Are Shakespeare and Dante Dead White European Males? Part 1
Poetics : East and West : Origins and evolution of poetics the world over
Ursula Le Guin's "The Lathe of Heaven"
see what English language has done to us
Objectivism and context in the contemporary Persian Poetry
Love& Chivalry in Old Persian Stories
Ten Treasures I Found in Poetry
Yes You Can PoetrySoup
Sophocles' Tragedy "Oedipus the King"
How to Write a Successful Blog
David Henry Hwang's "M. Butterfly"
Molière's Humor in "Tartuffe, ou l'Imposteur"
In Response To My Frist Poem
Susan Glaspell's "Trifles"
Revenge in Shakespeare's "Hamlet"
August Wilson's "Fences"
Henrik Ibsen's Antihero Hedda Gabler
Bertolt Brecht's Message in "The Good Woman of Setzuan"
Food and Beverages in English Poetry

Famous Poet Articles

A list of popular poetry articles by or about famous poets.

1 William Wordsworth
2 William Shakespeare
3 Oscar Wilde
4 Emily Dickinson
5 Rabindranath Tagore
6 Maya Angelou
7 Robert Frost
8 Langston Hughes
9 Walt Whitman
10 Shel Silverstein
11 William Blake
12 Rudyard Kipling
13 Tupac Shakur
14 Pablo Neruda
15 Sylvia Plath
16 William Butler Yeats
17 Alfred Lord Tennyson
18 Edward Estlin (E E) Cummings
19 Sarojini Naidu
20 Charles Bukowski
21 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
22 Christina Rossetti
23 Ogden Nash
24 Billy Collins
25 Muhammad Ali
26 Alice Walker
27 Sandra Cisneros
28 Ralph Waldo Emerson
29 Spike Milligan
30 Edgar Allan Poe
31 Nikki Giovanni
32 Carol Ann Duffy
33 John Donne
34 Raymond Carver
35 Thunchaththu Ramanujan Ezhuthachan
36 John Keats
37 Percy Bysshe Shelley
38 Carl Sandburg
39 Lewis Carroll
40 Mark Twain
41 Alexander Pushkin
42 Thomas Hardy
43 Roger McGough
44 Kunchan Nambiar
45 Henry David Thoreau
46 Anne Sexton
47 Victor Hugo
48 Sara Teasdale
49 Wendell Berry
50 Robert Louis Stevenson
51 Elizabeth Barrett Browning
52 Margaret Atwood
53 George (Lord) Byron
54 Leonard Cohen
55 Dorothy Parker
56 Gwendolyn Brooks
57 Rainer Maria Rilke
58 Pam Ayres
59 Gary Soto
60 Jack Prelutsky
61 Robert Burns
62 C S Lewis
63 Jane Austen
64 Ulloor S Parameswara Iyer
65 Wole Soyinka
66 J R R Tolkien
67 Walter de la Mare
68 Allen Ginsberg
69 Adrienne Rich
70 Vyloppilli Sreedhara Menon
71 Suleiman the Magnificent
72 Gopabandhu Das
73 Eavan Boland
74 Matsuo Basho
75 Derek Walcott
76 George Herbert
77 Kuvempu
78 Vallathol Narayana Menon
79 Charles Causley
80 John Betjeman
81 Changampuzha Krishna Pillai
82 Robert William Service
83 Octavio Paz
84 Ben Jonson
85 Bertolt Brecht
86 Jorge Luis Borges
87 Lawrence Ferlinghetti
88 Jyoti Prasad Agarwala
89 Kavimani Desigavinayagam Pillai
90 Wallace Stevens
91 Sharon Olds
92 John Milton
93 Thomas Moore
94 Matthew Arnold
95 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
96 Sir Walter Raleigh
97 Mzwakhe Mbuli
98 T S (Thomas Stearns) Eliot
99 Adikavi Pampa
100 Rita Dove