Despair in Jennifer Hecht’s “Not Stopping by the Woods on a Snowy Evening”

In the previous post on Robert Frost’s “Stopping by the Woods on a Snowy Evening,” during which I outlined the reasons I considered the poem beautiful, I also touched on a less common interpretation of the poem: “the temptation of death, even suicide, symbolized by the woods that are filling up with snow on the […]

Despair in Jennifer Hecht’s “Not Stopping by the Woods on a Snowy Evening”

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