Hitler’s First Photograph

Wislawa Szymborska was a Polish poet, essayist, and translator. She was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1996. “Dramatic Irony in Hitler’s First Photograph” is a poem about the famous photograph of Adolf Hitler taken in 1913. The poem uses dramatic irony to explore the idea that we can never truly know someone, even … Read more

Flag Poem

A Poem Flag by John Agard is a beautiful poem that celebrates flags and their symbolism. The poem is written in the form of a flag, with each line representing a different element of the flag. Agard’s use of language is beautiful and evocative, and his Flag is a perfect example of how a simple … Read more