This is an analysis of the poem Each Moment In Prayer And Faith that begins with:

I am not seeking interpretations...
Of how I see 'it', ...

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXbcdXcXXabadXXdXX
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 18,
  • Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 1111001010 01111 0111101 1111001 11010010001 11110111 11100100101 1111101 110 11010101 011110 110101 11010101 110111100110 0101111 1101110101 1101100111 1001000111
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 587
  • Average number of words per stanza: 111
  • Amount of lines: 18
  • Average number of symbols per line: 32 (medium-length strings)
  • Average number of words per line: 6
  • Mood of the speaker:

    There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.

    There are many three dots in the poem. Readers should think of the author's idea together with the pensive speaker.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; i, you are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word i is repeated.

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  • summary of Each Moment In Prayer And Faith;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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