Poetry (See also Inspiration.) Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Poetry (See also Inspiration.)

  1. Bragi god of verse. [Norse Myth.: Parrinder, 50]
  2. Calliope Muse of epic poetry. [Gk. Myth.: Kravitz, 159]
  3. Castalia Parnassian fountain; endowed drinker with poetic creativity. [Gk. Myth.: LLEI, I: 325]
  4. Daphnis creator of bucolic poetry. [Gk. Myth.: Kravitz, 75]
  5. Erato Muse of love lyrics. [Gk. Myth.: Kravitz, 159]
  6. Euterpe Muse of lyric poetry. [Gk. Myth.: Kravitz, 159]
  7. Homer legendary author of the Iliad and the Odyssey. [Gk. Lit.: Benét, 474]
  8. Parnassus mountains sacred to Muses; hence, abode of poetry. [Gk. Myth.: Hall, 234]
  9. Pleiade, The 16th century poets sought to revitalize French literature. [Fr. Hist.: Benét, 795]
  10. Sappho (c. 620–c. 565 B. C.) lyric poet sometimes called the “tenth muse.” [Gk. Lit.: Benét, 896–897]
  11. White Goddess, the goddess of ancient fertility and the moon whose worship is claimed by Robert Graves to be the origin of poetry. [Br. Lit.: Benét, 1087]