Sample Poetry Work: My Papa’s Waltz

To help with your work in creating a poetry analysis, we’ve put together some examples of what your work might look like with Theodore Roethke’s My Papa’s Waltz, a poem that you can also find in your poetry packet. Don’t overlook the link to the sample essay on My Papa’s Waltz at the bottom of this page.

Sample Markup

Sample TPCASTT Sheet

As you can see, it is hard to get as much information down on the TPCASTT sheet, but on the other hand, the organization is much cleaner

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