Rainer Maria Rilke has 747 books on Goodreads with 258622 ratings. Rainer Maria Rilke’s most popular book is Letters to a Young Poet.
Here is an analysis of Sylvia Plath’s poem Mad Girl’s Love Song, which is a fairly short poem with many layers to it.In typical Plath fashion, this poem is packed with poetic devices. It also presents a theme that is common in Plath’s poetry: unrequited, or failed, love.
Happy birthday, Rainer Maria Rilke. “Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves, like locked rooms and like books that are now written in a very foreign tongue. Do not now seek the answers, which cannot be given you because you would not be able to live them. And the point is, to live everything.
I chose the poem Going Blind by Rainer Maria Wilke. Essentially, the poem outlines an observer’s thoughts about a girl at a party who is blind. My initial feeling during the first few lines was pity for the blind girl, as the poem talks about her hesitant smile and how she holds her cup differently than everyone else because she can’t see them.
Poem by Rainer Maria Rilke, translated by Stephen Mitchell, 1993. 53 Copy quote When anxious, uneasy and bad thoughts come, I go to the sea, and the sea drowns them out with its great wide sounds, cleanses me with its noise, and imposes a rhythm upon everthing in me that is bewildered and confused.
Love Song Rainer Maria Rilke. Featuring Jessie Lemont. Album Poems of Rainer Maria Rilke. Love Song Lyrics. When my soul touches yours a great chord sings!. I Love My Life’s Dark Hours.
Rainer Maria Rilke’s “I Live My Life in Widening Circles” On an afternoon this past September as I was killing hours before an evening college fair, I stumbled upon a bookstore and found a copy of Rainer Maria Rilke’s Book Of Hours: Love Poems To God.
We ought to love this abyss, Rilke says, for it is the very thing that makes each person inimitable, the thing that allows us finally to see and celebrate one another’s distinct natures. Once it is understood that this expanse must always exist, each person is free to become whatever it is they will become, unburdened by the need to shape themselves to fit their partner.