Call us toll-free

Cummings throws that idea out the door.

Cumming

Approximate price

Pages:

275 Words

$19,50

Ee cummings life is no parenthesis

To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best night
and day to make you like everybody else means to fight the hardest
battle any human being can fight and never stop fighting.

-- E. E. Cummings

EE Cummings s poems contain tricks that, nearly a century on, still feel fresh.

Archibald MacLeish, in "Ars Poetica," created the image of "an empty doorway and a fallen leaf" and made of it an objective correlative for all the history of grief." But instead of trying to evoke sadness or sympathy, Cummings is playing with us and making his poem an elaborate typographical pun.

E.E. Cummings Quotes (Author of 100 Selected Poems)

The key word "loneliness" is broken by a parenthesis containing fragments which, when assembled, read "a leaf falls." There is something lonely about the image of a single falling leaf.

E. E. Cummings's Parentheses: Punctuation as Poetic Device

Order now
  • e. e. cummings - University at Buffalo

    Cummings Written by

  • since feeling is first by E. E. Cummings | Daily Poetry

    The closing parenthesis in my scheme is the falling leaf of line one which has turned around in flight.

  • Cummings wrote almost 3000 poems ..

    Cummings at Wikimedia Commons

Order now
  • Kim

    "I have always been impressed by the quick turnaround and your thoroughness. Easily the most professional essay writing service on the web."

  • Paul

    "Your assistance and the first class service is much appreciated. My essay reads so well and without your help I'm sure I would have been marked down again on grammar and syntax."

  • Ellen

    "Thanks again for your excellent work with my assignments. No doubts you're true experts at what you do and very approachable."

  • Joyce

    "Very professional, cheap and friendly service. Thanks for writing two important essays for me, I wouldn't have written it myself because of the tight deadline."

  • Albert

    "Thanks for your cautious eye, attention to detail and overall superb service. Thanks to you, now I am confident that I can submit my term paper on time."

  • Mary

    "Thank you for the GREAT work you have done. Just wanted to tell that I'm very happy with my essay and will get back with more assignments soon."

Ready to tackle your homework?

Place an order