Monday, September 20, 2010

Assignment 1:
Write an essay in which you compare and contrast Spenser's "One Day I Wrote Her Name Upon the Strand" to Shakespeare's Sonnet 18. Be sure to discuss the form and the content of both poems, their rhyme schemes, and their sonnet structure.
Classwork 1:
Complete the rewrite of Sonnet 130 as instructed. You were to write the opposite meaning of the poem line by line.


  1. Brandon, why not just become a follower? All you need to do is sign in as a member.

  2. Hey Mr. Balgley, I need a copy of the first two poems in the list if you've handed them out last week because I have the third and fourth one.

  3. I didn't know that the first assignment had to be in essay form. Can I re-write it?

  4. Very Interesting, the way the people back then used to spell his name... sadly I still spell it like this... ( sadly and Ironically )