Looking For A Poem

Can't find a poem you've heard once? Ask other visitors for help. Also share explanations and summaries of poems.
Post a message

Click here to list all messages

Cissy Vee United States (7/25/2014 7:49:00 AM)

I am seeking the title and poet of a poem in the classical style; I believe its subject was Endymion, or more properly, a statue of Endymion that had fallen and lies broken on the sands, prompting the poet's narrative as he gazes upon the remains. I had thought it might be Yeats', but I think that's wrong...
Any help would be welcome-

To post a reply to this message, click here
Replies for this message:


  • Veteran Poet - 1,716 Points Laura Burns (7/25/2014 4:27:00 PM) Post reply
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.

    Keats (not Yeats) wrote Endymion, but a poem about a fallen statue sounds more like Shelley's Ozymandias.

[Hata Bildir]