Our Birth is but a Sleep and a Forgetting: Sublimity and Childhood in William Wordsworth’s “Ode: Intimations,” and Samuel Coleridge’s “Frost at Midnight”

In William Wordsworth’s “Ode: Intimations of Immortality from Recollections of Early Childhood” and Samuel T. Coleridge’s “Frost at Midnight,” the poets explore themes of childhood development while considering the sublime natures of the natural and the divine. Both poets suggest Read More …