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Here is a list of the authors and works from which the ideas of these poems were taken.

"Henny Penny"                                                Childrens Nursery Rhyme (Also known as Chicken Little)

"Unraveled"                                                      Edgar Lee Masters/"Franklin Jones" (Spoon River Anthology)

"Measurements"                                              T. S. Eliot/"The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock"

"Wakefield"                                                       Nathaniel Hawthorne/"Wakefield"

"My Precious One"                                          F. Scott Fitzgerald/The Great Gatsby

"Aylmer's Infomercial"                                   Nathaniel Hawthorne/"The Birthmark"

"All-American"                                                 Thornton Wilder/Our Town

"Letting Go".                                                      John Steinbeck/Of Mice and Men

"Wanted"                                                           Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain)The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

"Preferences"                                                    Herman Melville/"Bartleby the Scrivener"

"Lucrece and the Modern Woman"              William Shakespeare/ The Rape of Lucrece

"The Ides of March"                                        William Shakespeare/ Julius Caesar

"Huck's Heaven"                                               Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain) The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

"Melinoe's Curse"                                             from Mythology/ Goddess of the Dead

"Delights"                                                          Wallace Stevens/ "The Emperor of Ice Cream"

"The Land That Holds Me"                             John Steinbeck/ The Grapes of Wrath

"In the Harbor"                                                Edgar Lee Masters "George Gray" from Spoon River Anthology

"Horizons"                                                         Zora Neale Hurston/ Their Eyes Were Watching God 




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