William Carlos Williams
New Jersey
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The Red Wheelbarrow

Rating: 3.7
so much depends
upon

a red wheel
barrow

glazed with rain
water

beside the white
chickens.
COMMENTS
Varsha M 04 February 2021
WCW can create meaning out of everything. Red wheel barrow might have no space in common life but to lay foundation it plays integral role.
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Rose Marie Juan-austin 03 February 2021
Succinct yet full of images.
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Sylvia Frances Chan 03 February 2021
A simple poem, but very thought-provoking. Congratulations on being chosen by Poem Hunter as The Classic Poem Of The Day!
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Mahtab Bangalee 18 February 2020
a red wheel barrow glazed with rain water ///////// SIMPLY GREAT POEM PENNED
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Hugh David Morgan. 26 January 2020
The poem simply stresses the total dependence of all poetry on images.
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Wolf queen 23 October 2018
The whit chickens representing the white man crakes the wip all day as if there is nothing to do
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harvey 22 August 2019
and the rain represents the of god on your head
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Wolf queen 23 October 2018
The red wheelbarrow represents the blood of black pepole glistening after the rain as
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Danny A. Leiva 24 September 2018
is this poem about beer?
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Bewildered reader 08 May 2018
How is this a famous poem I don’t understand why is it so revered I don’t get it at all
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Juanita Rosenberg 13 March 2018
I agree about the reader, replace the video.
4 4 Reply

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