Dreams by Langston Hughes

By: Tyler Cerneka

Title

The title makes me think the poem will be all about dreams.

Paraphrase

You can not live without dreams.

Connotation

These are the words and the emotions the words make me feel,

Dreams-Positive,

Fly-Positive,

Snow-Positive,

Die-Negative,

Cannot-Negative.

Attitude

Die, Dreams-Positive or Depressing, the poem make me feel happy and depressed at the same time.

Shift

No, there is not really a change the poem back and forth the entire poem.

Title

No I do not feel or think that the poem's title means anything else.

Theme

The overall theme is that you cannot truly live without dreams.