Aside from his continuing to work on his poetry, Cummings divided his time bewtween Joy Farm and Patchin Place (in Greenwich Village) painting and spending time with Marion and his family.Triem, Eve, E. E. Cummings, University of Minnesota Press, 1969.
Not every day, a writer changes the way people write forever. ee Cummings created his own style of writing, and many people use it to this day.It is a style that expresses emotion directly towards images.He began to write avant-garde poems in which conventional punctuation and syntax were ignored in favor of a dynamic use of language.Webster, Michael, Reading Visual Poetry after Futurism: Marinetti, Apollinaire, Schwitters, Cummings, P.He used his images and translated them into words and common speech (Kennedy EE 4).
Wegner, Robert E., The Poetry and Prose of E. E. Cummings, Harcourt, 1965.Eventually Cummings was set free through the assistance of family friends.
After obtaining his M.A. in 1916, Cummings moved to New York City where he got a job writing business letters at a publishing company. E. E. Cummings:.Others saw him as merely clever but with little lasting value beyond a few technical innovations.Hyman, Stanley Edgar, Standards: A Chronicle of Books for Our Time, Horizon, 1966.Upon leaving the army in January of 1919, Cummings resumed his affair with Elaine Thayer, the wife of his friend Schofield Thayer.
His works had a relationship between the devices he used and the vision they had served (Friedman 56).
He enjoyed the attention and found that public readings provided a new outlet for his creativity.
Who's the Poet in your life? — A Poet’s Advice To StudentsThe Poetry of E. E. Cummings E. E. Cummings, who was born in 1894 and died in 1962, wrote many poems with unconventional punctuation and.
Etcetera: The Unpublished Poems of E. E. Cummings, edited by Firmage and Richard S.College led Cummings to become a cubist painter, where he tried out free verse.
In college, Cummings was introduced to the writing and artistry of Ezra Pound,.