Kind of Poetry
Elizabeth Bishop wrote poems that were sorrowful and depressing poems. Most of her poems doesn't follow exact pattern as the other ones she wrote. Elizabeth's poems are more casual, conversational tone. Elizabeth Bishop was also a short-story writer. Elizabeth doesn't write about her personal life, but she focuses on the world around her instead.
Elizabeth was influenced by the Marianne Moore, and she was introduced by a librarian in Vassar College. She had close friends that were Robert Lowell, and Marianne Moore. They influenced Elizabeth throughout her life. Elizabeth's friendship was through letters, because of where she lived. They influence each other poetry, and they were her mentor.
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