Background Information



Sonnet

"Sonnet Form" http://writing.upenn.edu/~afilreis/88/sonnet.html


Sonnet 18

"The Darling Buds of May: A Guide to Sonnet 18" http://shakespeare.about.com/od/studentresources/a/sonnet18guide_2.htm

"Sonnet 18" http://www.podcastdirectory.com/podshows/1579681

"Sonnet 18 - D. Gilmour's song" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zJKlQbMx9Xg


Classic Poems about Love and Lovers

"Love in the Arts" http://www.wsu.edu/~brians/love-in-the-arts/


Simile in Poems

"Simile" http://library.thinkquest.org/J0112392/simile.html

"A Simile and Metaphor Sample Lesson Plan for Teaching Similes and Metaphors" http://volweb.utk.edu/Schools/bedford/harrisms/2poe.htm

"Poetry Project" http://www.twinfield.net/teachers/fowler/classroom/resources/poetry_project/