For this post, you will analyze â€œThe Writerâ€ (Wilbur) (Textbook 470-471). Wilbur uses a number of nautical terms in the poem â€“ look up the meaning of any words that you donâ€™t understand. After you re-read the poem, discuss the following three things: 1. IMAGES: What are the main images in this poem? Which specific words or phrases help to develop this imagery? (Point out specific examples from the poem to support this.) 2. SYMBOLS: What symbols are used in the poem â€“ what do they stand for? 3. YOUR IMPRESSION: What is your reaction to this poem? How do these images and symbols help you form that response from this poem? (Use specific examples from the poem to support your discussion.) make sure it is 200 words minimum, it is a requirement for the post.
This is the link where you can find the poem: https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poem/writer