His famous collection is A Boy's Will which was published in 1931.
However, ' Acquainted with the Night' is a poem taken from his collection West Running-Brook.
The poem is very dark in many aspects, the mood, the night, and the visual and audible observations of the walker.
There are thoughts and feelings of loneliness and despair, when reading this poem.
[tags: Poetry, Stanza, Tercet, Sestet] - Great poetry is thought to never be fully understood by readers and even by those that devout their career and time to being experts on it.
People can spend countless hours analyzing a poem, but may never fully understand exactly what the author was writing about.In his poem, “Acquainted with the Night”, by using a smooth and static rhythm, bleak and dreary imageries, unique diction, and well-thought syntax of sentences, Frost conveys a feeling of lonesome and isolation.The poem’s beat is very calm and is in perfect iambic pentameter, which creates a nice and easy flow throughout the poem, giving the reader a sense of solitude....In Robert Frost’s writing, he uses a multitude of images that often deal with nature to write on themes of death and sorrow.Frost’s use of imagery to depict death can be seen in his poem, “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening.” Frost begins the poem with the speaker stating, “He will not see me stopping here to watch his woods fill up with snow” (Stopping by Woods 540)....The impression of the poem is one of a lost soul who has had a possible tragic event in his life or is living unsatisfactory life....[tags: a solitude sould, poetry analysis] - 'Acquainted with the Night' is a poem written by the American pastoral poet Robert Frost. He wrote about characters, landscape of New England and the beauty of nature.Throughout the poems I have read this quarter thus far, I have discovered the use of imagery as a prominent source of literary embellishment.In particular the image of night is used in poems "Acquainted with the Night," written by Robert Frost, and "Her Kind," written by Anne Sexton, to portray a dark and lonely tone....In Frost’s “Acquainted with the Night” and Dickinson’s “We grow Accustomed to the Dark” have to do with darkness and night.In most poetry the night is symbolic of the darker aspects of human nature....