#334: Quarter Poetry Final

I don’t know what any of this means. Here’s a reference to a poem I don’t understand. I’m quoting now a line from a poem I don’t understand. Here’s a reference to another poem. I’m quoting the poem now. Look, I’ve cited the poem’s title and the name of the poet and the line numbersContinue reading “#334: Quarter Poetry Final”

Diary of an English Teacher in His Penultimate Year, Redux: Teacher Appreciation and Spring Break Randomness

First of all, here’s a thing a student of mine wrote in response to the question: what does e. e. cummings say in his poetry about being and unbeing? When e.e cummings talks about being and unbeing the message that he’s pretraying [sic] is that to be [is] not to be and not to beContinue reading “Diary of an English Teacher in His Penultimate Year, Redux: Teacher Appreciation and Spring Break Randomness”