Day: 23 March 2020

The Sick Rose by William Blake – Summary and Questions

THE SICK ROSE BY WILLIAM BLAKE Summary of Sick Rose “The Sick Rose” is a poem written by William Blake first published in 1794 and like Blake’s other poems such as The Tyger and The Lamb, it was also included in Songs of Experience. The poem uses a narrator who addresses the rose, the symbol …

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The Tyger by William Blake – Summary and Questions

The Tyger by William Blake Vocabulary symmetry – equality sinews – muscles Short Summary The Tyger by William Blake is taken from The Songs of Experience. The poem was published in 1794. It is about the essence of creation, much like Blake’s earlier poem, “The Lamb,” from the Songs of Innocence. However, this poem reflects …

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