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The Elite Literary Book Group is dedicated to helping students and teachers and readers to re-encounter the wisdom of literature and find meaningful ways to integrate that encounter into their lives. The Poetry Focus podcast presents poems along with a particular focus point for readers to begin an … read more

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Poetry Focus #16: Repetition and Randall Jarrell's "Well Water"

Today's poem is from American poet Randall Jarrell. It's entitled 'Well Water" and speaks really to the repetition of daily life that, despite its inanity at times brings valuable refreshment. Note the use of repeated words throughout the poem and focus on how this particular brand of repetition helps us as readers to the metaphor Jarrell is using to compare what he refers to in the poem as "the dailiness of life" to the purifying effect of common well water. You can find a copy of this poem to work with on our website at eliteliterarybookgroup.com as well as a host of other resources on deep reading and writing about classical literature. 

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