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Analysis and comments on Poppies In October by Sylvia Plath

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Comment 12 of 12, added on May 6th, 2013 at 11:52 PM.
poppies in october

it is a best work and a most complicated masterpiece of a crazy woman...

arooba khan from Pakistan
Comment 11 of 12, added on May 3rd, 2013 at 11:43 PM.
poetry of Sylvia

the poetry of sylvia is very complex and personal.it seems that she has a
thirst of love from the male society but she was ignored all the
time,according to me every human being is thirsty for love by his/her
birth.but she could not bear the ignorance of the
male(father,brother,husband) and she passed her life in thirst for love.so
whenever she feel happy at the same time she feel very fearful,because she
consider that this happiness is impermanent.which we find in her poetry.

Bilal from Pakistan
Comment 10 of 12, added on August 31st, 2012 at 11:47 PM.
ENGLISH

IT IS A NICE POEM ABOUT FEMINISM,SO I LIKE IT.GOOD WORK OF A CRAZY WOMEN.

SIDRA RANA from Pakistan
Comment 9 of 12, added on June 26th, 2012 at 8:21 AM.

poppies in october is a very sweet poem of Sylvia plath.if you go
through,and keenly observe her poerty,you will see a fear and complexty in
her whole poetry.she is very complex in her views a common reader cannot
understand her ideas.1 more importent thing that she alwys
supports"fiminisim".now this poem shows her happy mood.Nature is so
beautiful for her she takes ordenery flowers and gives them extraordinary
importance.she wants to gives us a lesson that we should always try to get
hapenes from little things because you never know when your life might end.

iqra.shahzadi from Pakistan
Comment 8 of 12, added on June 26th, 2012 at 8:21 AM.

poppies in october is a very sweet poem of Sylvia plath.if you go
through,and keenly observe her poerty,you will see a fear and complexty in
her whole poetry.she is very complex in her views a common reader cannot
understand her ideas.1 more importent thing that see alwys
support"fiminisim".now in this poem shows her happy mood.Nature is so
beautiful for her she takes ordenery flowers and gives them extraordinary
importance.she wants to gives us a lesson that we should always try to get
hapenes from little things because you never know when your life might end.

iqra.shahzadi from Pakistan
Comment 7 of 12, added on January 28th, 2012 at 9:11 AM.

The poem is a queer mixture of subjectivity and objectivity in an
unconventional idiom,the anti-thetical title sets the tone of whole poem,it
is built on ambiguity and like a good work of art leaves us in confusion,it
keeps on deconstructing itself,no definite answers it gives,rather in the
words of keats,teases us in imagination...

Zeeshan from Pakistan
Comment 6 of 12, added on October 7th, 2011 at 11:53 AM.
Poppies in October

I have a feeling about this poem. It should be written while she had
fainted once, living alone after sepraion from Ted.

She is talking about the ambulance, the gift (which is dead that she asks
for it desparately) and the dull eyes of men under their bowlers ...the
people who are trying to rescue her

I maybe absolutely wrong though!





Leila from Canada
Comment 5 of 12, added on October 26th, 2010 at 1:51 AM.
appreciate

i like the depth of thought with amazing sensational living emotional
characters.

Sabir Tehseen from Pakistan
Comment 4 of 12, added on March 23rd, 2010 at 5:50 AM.
Plath's vision

Indubitably, Sylvia Plath's work depicts her whole approach to life and its
vitality. Being a staunch supporter of "Feminism" she is status-conscious
and has an indignant response toward 'male-dominated' society. Although
"Popies In October" is not vividly a protest against this culture, it
understandably reflects her mental restlessness and agitation as a
resultant reciprocation. Self-annihilation, alienation, self-revelation,
anxiety, confusion, doubt and 'wit', are the most mentionable
characteristics of her poetry.

Zobair from Pakistan
Comment 3 of 12, added on June 12th, 2009 at 11:58 AM.

beauty and passion is lost in a grey, polluted world: beauty and the
passion of beauty are a cry that soundlessly opens unto the indifference
both of nature and humanity


gabriel del re from Italy

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Information about Poppies In October

Poet: Sylvia Plath
Poem: Poppies In October
Volume: The Collected Poems
Year: 1962
Added: Feb 20 2003
Viewed: 214 times
Poem of the Day: May 21 2008


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