Yahoo Answers is shutting down on 4 May 2021 (Eastern Time) and, as of 20 April 2021 (Eastern Time), the Yahoo Answers website will be in read-only mode. There will be no changes to other Yahoo properties or services, or your Yahoo account. You can find more information about the Yahoo Answers shutdown and how to download your data on this help page.

Phoenix asked in Arts & HumanitiesPoetry · 3 months ago

What is your favorite Robert Frost poem?

Update:

Thanks to everyone who shared their poetic contributions here.  

8 Answers

Relevance
  • 3 months ago
    Favourite answer

    "The Last Word of a Bluebird"

    When first read as a boy it sounded like a fanciful (comical even) meeting between a man and a talking crow.  Read again as a young man it speaks to how children deal with loss and the passing of time.  Read in middle age age it is clearly about grieving and the human need to believe in rebirth and renewal.

  • 1 month ago

    “Nothing Gold Can Stay”

  • 2 months ago

    Fire and Ice. a little odd but it's a good one. I think Mr.Frost has a poem for each mood there ever was or will be.

  • 2 months ago

    "The Aim Was Song"  It's a myth about the origin of art and its place in the world relative to nature (hint: it rules the natural world—the wind makes noise but human wind (song and then eventually poetry) has a definitive aim (hence the poem's title).  Strongly recommend the poem. 

  • What do you think of the answers? You can sign in to give your opinion on the answer.
  • ?
    Lv 5
    3 months ago

    My favorite poem by Robert Frost is, "The Road Not Taken." It offers a thought process including parallel worlds, opening one up to them. Something that fascinates me as a theorist and some one that likes sci-fiction.

  • 3 months ago

    Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening

  • ?
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

    Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening.

  • 3 months ago

    The Road Not Taken

Still have questions? Get answers by asking now.