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Devoid of inspiration, I took a long hiatus from writing. Using this time I read the complete works of William Shakespeare. His sonnet work has inspired me and following is my first attempt at a Shakespearean sonnet.
A Shakespearean sonnet that I wrote about a friend in my English class. If you have any questions about any confusing words, or the meaning behind this sonnet, please leave comments, and I'll be sure to reply.
War and Military
April 04, 2015
A Sonnet about a soldier leaving his darling to fight a war where there are to be no winners.
This is my first serious attempt at writing a Sonnet. This one is a Petrarchan Sonnet, but there is a rhyming couplet in the end. I know that the content may be appalling for many Christians, but then again, I find Jesus' message of dire importance to mankind in these…
What of this!? Her sweet madness beautiful as snow; that by starlight! The rushes lean over her wide! The intoxication of her insanity draws me close. Her voice, calling out my name; - haunting me.
I've been reading some Shakespeare recently, and that has made me want to write some sonnets. Sure, iambic pentameter can be a bit tricky sometimes, but sonnets have been fun recently. Normally I hate sonnets because of all of the rules, but whatever. Here is the first sonnet of my…
After having seen the wonderful movie Shakespeare in love i was totally smitten by the bard and soon began to look his works and words up. The poems-Sonnets i will post on the site are humble children of that affair and i hope they will give you as a reader…
An Elizabethan sonnet whose title literally translates as 'The Beauty of Love'. If anyone is a fluent French-speaker and I've made an embarrassing translation error, please contact me immediately. Otherwise, enjoy.