Dr. Suess

Theodor Seuss Geisel (2 March 1904 – 24 September 1991) was an American children’s author, political cartoonist, illustrator, poet, animator, screenwriter, and filmmaker. He was born and raised in Springfield, but his family was of German descent. They had emigrated from Bavaria (now a part of Germany) in the 19th century and settled in Massachusetts.… Read More Dr. Suess

“How the Grinch Stole Christmas!”🎄

“How the Grinch Stole Christmas!”  (1957) is a children’s story by Theodor “Dr. Seuss” Geisel written in rhymed verse with illustrations by the author. The book criticizes the commercialization of Christmas, and has been adapted into a variety of media, including stage and film (an animated TV film, a live-action feature film starring Jim Carrey,… Read More “How the Grinch Stole Christmas!”🎄

“Wild Nights” by Emily Dickinson (2.analysis)

First Stanza Wild nights! Wild nights! Were I with thee, Wild nights should be Our luxury! The repeated phrase in the first stanza immediately gives the idea that the speaker has experienced something extraordinary. The author suggests that if she and “thee” (the other person) were together then there would be not just one, but… Read More “Wild Nights” by Emily Dickinson (2.analysis)