Note: You should have received an email from me with a link to this assignment. If you did not receive it, please let me know.
Western Wind (WW): “Before We Begin”
Theodore Roethke, “My Papa’s Waltz” (221)
–> both readings are available on our Readings page
What is poetry?
Please add a roughly 200-word comment to this post that presents a definition of poetry. You should:
1. Explain why you think it’s a good one;
2. Cite the definition if you’ve found it on the web;
3. Compare your definition to one that another student has added in a comment here.