Author Archives: Bella Rubin

“I felt a Funeral, in my Brain” Prompt 2 response

Dickinson is portraying a speaker who is insane. This is seen starting from the first line of the poem “I felt a Funeral, in my Brain”(1). The speaker could have said it felt like a funeral but instead states what … Continue reading


“The Raven” – Second Response

In “The Raven” by Edgar Allan Poe, the poem has a negative tension because the speaker’s mind is affected by stress. The speaker cannot think clearly because he is depressed over his lost Lenore. It is implied that Lenore had … Continue reading