This is an analysis of the poem Giving Birth To More Of Your Denials that begins with:

Someone has been filling your head,
With cotton candy....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: aXbXcXXd acbcaXaccede bXbe
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,12,4,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • Сlosest rhyme: couplets
  • Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 11101011 01010 1111010010 111101 011101 0010010 10 00010001 01111110 101001 0110100 10101010010 010 1010101010 0100010101 1110111100 1010101111 010101 00100101011101 0101010 111 100011101010 1111010 1110101010
  • Amount of stanzas: 3
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 247
  • Average number of words per stanza: 41
  • Amount of lines: 24
  • Average number of symbols per line: 30 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 5
  • Mood of the speaker:

    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; your is repeated.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of Giving Birth To More Of Your Denials;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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