Sara Teasdale

Have you ever wondered what life is all about?

Well then you must feel pretty lost, but that's okay. It's not your fault, you haven't read Barter. The poem that captures the beauty in life and makes you appreciate the surroundings you see everyday.

"Life has loveliness to sell, All beautiful and splendid things, Blue waves whitened on a cliff, Soaring fire sways and sings"

This poem is about:

appreciating everything around you. It gives you some key sensory details that you can just see unfold before your very eyes. What you may see as just a pond or the sea, Sara Teasdale finds beauty and loveliness. The poem is thought provoking and ---once you really understand what its trying to say--- powerful. It makes you think about the beauty in your life that you haven't stopped to appreciate and be thankful for.