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Write your individual analysis on the following poem of Emily Dickinson. Begin your writing with the meaning (general and detailed) and intention of the poet. In the next section, discuss the use of connotation and imagery in the work. Write in continuous essay form.

Post your analysis on the reply section below this post before May 12, 2012, 12 p.m.

Good luck!

My River

My river runs to thee.
Blue sea, wilt thou welcome me?
My river awaits reply.
Oh! sea, look graciously.

I’ll fetch thee brooks
from spotted nooks.
Say, sea,
Take me!

(By: Emily Dickinson)