Blogging University Writing 201: Poetry Day 6

Blogging University | The Daily Post

Day 6: Faces, Found Poetry, Chiasmus

She walks in beauty, like the night
And all that’s best of dark and bright
A glimmer, and then a gleam of light!
Thus mellowed to that tender light

That was all! And yet, through the gloom and the light,
Softly lightens o’er her face;
But lingers and gazes, till full on his sight
Had half impaired the nameless grace

And both that morning equally lay
In leaves no step had trodden black
A lover’s embrace dreamy and fey
Lacking nothing, and nothing to lack

All rights reserved by PoeticalNess

Also posted on my Vanessence blog.

Since today’s poetry assignment is “Found Poetry” I want to include the poems I used to craft this one.  ~V~


She Walks in Beauty

By Lord Byron (George Gordon) 1788–1824 Lord Byron (George Gordon)

From <>


Paul Revere’s Ride

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1807 – 1882

From <>


The Road Not Taken

By Robert Frost 1874–1963 Robert Frost

From <>


4 thoughts on “Blogging University Writing 201: Poetry Day 6

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.