A Comparison of “Uncle Time” by Dennis Scott and Shakespeare’s Sonnet 19

The subject of both Dennis Scott’s poem “Uncle Time” and Shakespeare’s Sonnet 19 is time and its erosive quality. Both refer to the concept as a capitalized entity, emphasizing its powerful and often destructive nature primarily by way of vivid imagery. However, they diverge significantly when compared on the basis of tone; Sonnet 19 is … Read moreA Comparison of “Uncle Time” by Dennis Scott and Shakespeare’s Sonnet 19