How Does E.E. Cummings Read His Poems Aloud?

April 5, 2010
By Mr_Anonymous SILVER, Ripon, California
Mr_Anonymous SILVER, Ripon, California
5 articles 2 photos 6 comments

Favorite Quote:
"...There's no defense
except all the errors

-Excerpt from "Claws of Paradise" - C. Bukowski

Is pronunciation key?
What to say?
and what to leave on the page?

How could a listener appreciate fully
If a comma was left out?

Could he be a man
Who hated verbalization so?

Or loved it enough
to make it a challenge

Similar Articles


This article has 0 comments.


MacMillan Books

Aspiring Writer? Take Our Online Course!