Longfellow’s Poetic Works
• Longfellow remains one of the most popular
of American poets, primarily for his simplicity
of style and theme and for his technical
expertise, but also for his role in the creation
of an American mythology. His verse was also
instrumental in re-establishing a public
audience for poetry in the United States.
• Do you have any task that you would want to
accomplish in just a snap?
• Have you had any dream?
• What are the things that you consider as
enemies of humanity?
• What will you do to achieve success?
• What are the things that you think will help
you achieve success?
• How does the poem affect you as an
• Is Longfellow a good motivator? How did his
work affect you in your perspective in life?
• How did the poem push you to strive for your
• What will you do to reach your goals?
Prepared by :
Riziel Joanne Mercado