Suggested Structure for your Larkin/Abse Essay Question
Introduction: Address the question and make a link/contrast between Larkin and Abse
Core Poem 1: Larkin poem, summarise poem briefly, analyse techniques focusing on effect, focus on the question!
Link to Abse: Make strong connections/contrasts with an Abse poem, analyse a couple of his techniques
Core Poem 2: Same as for Core Poem 1.
Link to Abse: Same again.
Conclusion: Summarise key points, explain how your reading of Abse…