The poems “Fire and Ice” and “The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost both use the importance of decision making and its effects on the way we live to highlight how our path through life is defined by our choices.
At the same time, Frost uses the extreme opposites in “Fire and Ice” and the similarities of the choices in “The Road Not Taken Comparing and Contrasting the Symbolism in Literary Journey’s Introduction In analyzing and comparing symbolism, form, and style of the literary work “The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost and the short story of “A Worn Path” by Eudora, Welty I ask so what is the symbolic discovery that gives the reader new ideas, connecting experiences, considering deeper insights, and coming to conclusions with harmonious delight?
Like Dickinson, Frost also conveys the themes of death and, even more so, loneliness.
In his poem, "Acquainted with the Night" the speaker "outwalked the furthest city light" (466).
He was, indeed, a rugged, rural New England individual; a man who couldn't be any farther from delicate, and certainly didn't intend to be delicate on his readers.
He Some people go through their lives without reflecting about how their decisions have shaped them as a person.The narrator of this poem has walked outside of society.He has "walked out in rain-and back in rain"(466), this symbolizes that the speaker has endured a lot.The form The life led by Emily Dickinson was one secluded from the outside world, but full of color and light within.During her time she was not well known, but as time progressed after her death more and more people took her works into consideration and many of them were published.Dickinson’s life was interesting in its self but the life her poems held, changed American Literature.Emily Dickinson led a unique life that emotionally attached her to complex than others.Comparing Robert Frost and Emily Dickinson as Poets Often, the poets Robert Frost and Emily Dickinson try to convey the themes of the meaning of nature, or that of death and loneliness.Although they were born more than fifty years apart their poetry is similar in many ways.Nature helps to represent the simpler things in life. In Emily's poem "my life closed twice before its close -" it has been interpreted that the speakers life closed twice when two lovers died leaving the speaker alone.The speaker also refers to her own death when it is said, "If Immortality unveil / A third event to me" (278).