Historical Poems

  1. “Philosophies” by José Asunción Silva (a poem that I translated from Spanish into English for my bilingual website)
  2. “Dead Forms” by José Asunción Silva (a poem that I translated from Spanish into English for my bilingual website)
  3. “On Poetry: A Rhapsody” by Jonathan Swift (Part 1 of 4) (This post presents Jonathan Swift’s poem “On Poetry: A Rhapsody,” which offers humorous advice to aspiring poets.)
  4. “On Poetry: A Rhapsody” by Jonathan Swift (Part 2 of 4)
  5. “On Poetry: A Rhapsody” by Jonathan Swift (Part 3 of 4)
  6. “On Poetry: A Rhapsody” by Jonathan Swift (Part 4 of 4)
  7. “Like as a Huntsman” by Edmund Spenser (This post discusses a poem by Edmund Spenser and the Law of Reversed Effort.)