Comparative Poetry Analysis

Ginger Hahn hour2


In life many people have different feelings to the same event, or object. Some people have a humorous feeling to Hurricanes like in "Problems with Hurricanes" while others have more fear to it. People have many mixed feelings to the ocean Leslie Silko has a positive attitude. It takes up too much space for where we can put more buildings, others respect it and it's mysterious backgrounds.


With the breaking down of these two poems we see that these two poems have different attitudes to natures ways. One poem had a humorous way to hurricanes. The other had a respectful tone to the ocean and that we have to protect it. The authors style gives as a reason to like the poem. The poem "Prayer to the Pacific" it has more wavy look and spaces to give a slower feeling a more of a prayer feeling.