English Language and Literature Blog

Month: November 2017

My Grandmother’s House by Kamala Das – Summary & Analysis

My Grandmother’s House is a nostalgic poem written by Kamala Das (Kamala Surayya). Though it’s a short poem its meaning is vast and wide. The undercurrent of the poem is Kamala Das’s childhood life with her grandmother where she felt more love and peace than she enjoys in her present life. The poem My Grandmother’s […]

Keki. N. Daruwalla’s Poem The Ghaghra In Spate – Summary & Analysis

The poem The Ghaghra In Spate by Keki. N Daruwalla is a wonderful depiction of rural landscape. We can analyse The Ghaghra In Spate by each line and stanza wise. Daruwalla is remarkable for such horrible and frightening illustrations in his poetry, this act of focusing the rustic India as the theme of his poems […]

Significance of the title “The Ghaghra In Spate”

The Ghaghra In Spate is an amazing piece of poetry from Keki. N Daruwalla. it wonderfully illustrates of rural landscape and the wild nature of river.While we talk about the significance of the title ‘The Ghaghra In Spate’. the title itself tells the core event of the poem. We can analyse how the poem title suites to the […]

Robert Browning’s Poem The Laboratory: Ancien Regime Summary

The Laboratory: Ancien Regime is a poem written by Victorian poet Robert Browning. The poem composed as a dramatic monologue, and this is also a metaphysical poem. The poem The laboratory explores psyche of a vengeful woman who is planned to kill his husband or lover’s lover with a poison. She sits in a laboratory of […]