The Poetry Foundation's website contains a Sylvia Plath page with an extensive poetry selection by the writer, along with critical and collective analysis. The page contains many essays identified according to the primar...
Critics consider "Mushrooms" to be about feminism. The mushrooms are symbols for women who are growing into their rightful place in society.
Sylvia Plath's "Mirror" is a poem which deals intimately with the idea of women searching for distinctions between the real self and the false. It uses the titular mirror as its central symbolic device.
For the most part, the tone of Sylvia Plath's poem "Morning Song" is one of emotional detachment or estrangement. Her nonmaternal attitude to her newborn child, describing it in the first stanza as an inanimate object, "...
The Poetry Foundation website provides many poems dedicated to the subject of "cowboys" that are available in full-text for free. Authors include James Tate, Margaret Atwood and others published in Poetry Magazine.
A large collection of poems about friendship is available at the Poem Hunter website; other poems can also be found at the Poetry Archive and the Poetry Foundation. Examples include "Friendship IXX" by Khalil Gibran, "Lo...
A resource that readers use to locate poems about daughters is PoemHunter, a page that specializes in providing poetry of all types. PoemHunter provides a written and verbal recantation of the selected poem. A few poems ...