Robert frost and stopping by woods on a snowy evening stopping by woods on a snowy evening is a well known frost classic published in 1923 it quickly became a poem to keep in memory and although many people know the words by heart, interpretation isn't quite as straightforward.
Ever since it was published in 1978, the picture-book presentation of robert frost's poem stopping by woods on a snowy evening has been an enduring favorite for this special edition with a new design, trim size, and three new spreads, susan jeffers has added more detail and subtle color to her sweeping backgrounds of frosty new england scenes.
The woods are lovely, dark, and deep, but i have promises to keep, and miles to go before i sleep, 15 and miles to go before i sleep summary on the surface, this poem is simplicity itself the speaker is stopping by some woods on a snowy evening.
By robert frost about this poet poet robert frost was born in san francisco, but his family moved to lawrence, massachusetts, in 1884 following his father’s death.
'stopping by woods on a snowy evening' is a poem by american author robert frost like much of frost's work, it's a poem about the contemplation of nature and man's relationship to nature the poem describes a man making his way home on a snowy evening to stop and watch a neighbor's woods fill up with snow, despite the cold and the late hours.
The title stopping by woods on a snowy evening implies that this is a visit to the woods as opposed to a final resting-place if this were the final destination, the title stopping in the woods or stopping at the woods would be more appropriate.
This particular poem is my favorite robert frost poem, and is one of my top five favorite poems i was hoping that this book would portray the simple beauty and nuances of this poem, to read to my granddaughter it more than met my expectations.