(Note: READ the poem FIRST, before this commentary.) Delmira Agustini ( – ) She was a rising poet in Uruguay, known for original imagery while. Born in in Montevideo, Uruguay, Delmira Agustini is one of the most celebrated Latin American poets of the last century, known for her precocious talent. Explosion. If life is love, blessed be life! I want more life to love. Today I feel A thousandyears of an idea are worth not One beautiful instance of the soul. My heart.

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Life rushes forth like a turbulent sea Whipped by the hand of love. Both had very dark delmmira mellow times in the poem, but had some very positive times too. Author Bio Exploeion Save. She published her first volume of poetry when she was twenty-one and followed with two more in the next six years: Powered by Create your own unique website with customizable templates.

Life continues onward yet the feeling of love rattles the balance of life.

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She is buried in aguustini Central Cemetery of Demlira. Their divorce was finalized on June 5, Translated by Pokhrel, Suman First ed. He urges that we must continue to ladle it out, whether after a loss or when that Love has fallen on parched earth, because that’s what we are meant to do – nay, we must do. De poeta y de loco. Built on the Johns Hopkins University Campus. In order to create a poem that best explains the explosion of love, Delanie Augustini uses various poetic devices throughout her poem.


Explosión (Explosion) – Poem by Delmira Agustini

From The Empty Chalices p. The tone of the poem expresses a very distinct transformation from agony and pain to a triumph and happiness. Thus my goal is to post one poem each day for a agustibi as an exercise and meditation on the subject.

Now I feel A thousand years of ideas are not worth One blue minute of sentiment. She was a rising poet in Uruguay, known for original imagery while exhibiting a strong command of traditional Spanish meters and forms, when she died at the age of Tuesday, December 7, Explosion – Delmira Agustini.

Now it blooms in light like a flower of Phoebus: In the poem, Augustini explains how the negative emotions and desires of life can cause an explosion and creation of a new emotion, love. When one thinks of an explosion, they think of destruction and the expllsion to an end. This article uses material from the Wiki pedia page available here.

And a commentary on the dark side of the passion. So, while you await the next lift-off, are already soaring or just barely crawling away from a crash, may these poems – by the gifted and the mad, the famous and the somewhat forgotten, spanning centuries and cultures – show you that your anguishes and ecstasies are shared and universal.

From The White Book Fragile p. It gives this selection poignancy to contrast the exuberance and happiness at finding Love with its outcome. Delmira Augustinin – Uruguay. Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. As a young girl, Delmira was homeschooled by her mother were her love for poetry was nourished and blossomed. Just as her heart began to die, it simultaneously heals and comes back to existence as the power of love fills her heart.

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Explosión (Explosion) Poem by Delmira Agustini – Poem Hunter

Born in Montevideothe daughter of Italian immigrants, Agustini was a precocious child. I want more life to love! Selected Poetry of Delmira Agustini: Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.

Yeats 2 Wislawa Szymborska 2 ancient Egypt 2 A. Erosgod of love, symbolizes eroticism and is the inspiration to Agustini’s poems about carnal pleasures. The explosion of love is unexpected, uncontrolled, and uncontrollable. Delmira Agustini October 24, – July 6,an Uruguayan poet, was a Delkira American poet of explosino early 20th century.

In this poem I like the way the author took negative emotions of sorrow and sadness and change them to positive emotions of joy and love. But without a murderous rage directed at the love object. In addition to beginning to write poetry when she was 10 years old, she studied French, music and painting. In my understanding of the poem, Augustini attempts to tell us how despair and sorrow are the two reactants that can cause an explosion producing love.

Foreword by Willis Agudtini. Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part relmira the academic and scholarly community it serves.