Emily DickinsonBy Elyse, Jasmine, Bia, Paul, Michael H.
Where did the poet live and grow up?Emily lived and grew up in the U.S.,Massachusetts,Amherst in a good noble houseby the country side.
When did the poet live?Emily Dickinson was born in 1830 and passedaway in 1886. Her town was old, peaceful,andit was not really modern.
Why did the poet write?Some of her poems are about death becauseher friend died and she was shocked about thehorrible news.She was torn apart from the man who sheloved so she writes sad and lonely poems.
What influenced the poet’s writing?Her sadder poems were influenced by thedeath of her friend, Benjamin Newton.Also, her love poems were influenced by herlove life which was sadly a failure.
Who was the poet and what was her family like?Her family had many talents, but was strictabout the Bible.Emily Dickinson was very shy, sad, andlonely.
What poetic tools or styles is the poet known for?Known for simple writing, she did not try toimpress others.She wrote purely from the heart, she did notwant it to be shown to the public.