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Sleeping in the Forest

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Liz Chapman

on 26 March 2015

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Transcript of Sleeping in the Forest

Similes
"and they floated bright as moths among the branches"(line 10)
Metaphors
"...white fire of the stars" (line 8)
Personifications
"I though the earth remembered me, she took me back so tenderly, arranging her dark skirts, her pockets full of lichens and seeds."(lines 1-5)
Rhymes
"...
remember me
, she took me back so
tenderly
..." (lines 2-3)
Sleeping in the Forest
Sleeping in the Forest
By:
Mary Oliver
Presented By:
Liz Chapman
Jasmine Nzekwe
"I rose and fell as if in water" (line 15)
"... the white fire of the stars but my
thoughts
, and they floated light as
moths
..."(line 9-11)
Repetition
"I heard the small kingdoms breathing on me..." (line 12)
"
All night

I heard the small kingdoms breathings around me, the insects, and the birds wo do their work in the darkness."(lines 12-14)
" All night
I rose and fell, as if in water, grappling with a luminous doom."
Imagery
The entire poem is filled with imagery like the stars, the insects, and or luminous doom
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