golden curls resembling ripening ears ... Friendly and enthusiastic person with blue eyes radiate light and warmth ... The constant thirst for activity, striving forward ... boundless love for his native land and everything connected with it ... short, but incredibly bright creative life... These thoughts come to mind at the mention of the poet with the lightest name - Sergei Yesenin.His works are familiar to every Russian person, including those who, in principle, has little interest in poetry.
On the way to the creation of
His birthplace - Konstantinovo, a small village on Ryazanschine.Primordial Russian nature and its indescribable beauty forever in the boy's heart, captivated her majesty early awakened in him a tendency to versification.By the age of eighteen at the young poet he was already a notebook containing his first works.Esenina to send them to St. Petersburg and soon self-recognition, was very surprised that in the metropolitan journals they have not got.Then he decides to personally
In St. Petersburg, the young man greeted warmly."Goy you, Russ, my dear ..." - this and other works Esenina impressed Blok, Gorodetsky, Klyuev later.His poems were carrying joy sounded sincere and unique.The real fame bring the first collections, which are published one after another, "Radunica", "Goluben", "Country Book of Hours", "Transformation".They comprise mainly of the nature of the product Esenina "Prunus", "Month horn cloud butts", "Niva compressed ...", "I left my dear house ..." and many others.The reader is presented a special world in which nature is humanized and becomes the main character.Here everything is in harmony, colorful, picturesque and without hypocrisy inherent in the people.
with awe and tenderness young Yesenin refers to animals that is most evident in the "Song of the dog," is experiencing a tragic death just born puppies.
surprising and universal admiration unusual metaphors, epithets, comparing the "swan swam ... the darkness", "knit lace clouds ..." and, of course, the well-known "Russia - raspberry field."
After the revolution
changes taking place in the country, so at first received with enthusiasm.He connected with the revolution, "transformation", which should benefit the people.This perild works appear Esenina "Dove of Jordan", "Drummer of Heaven" and others. Soon, however, the tone poems changed, and instead delight more often sound dreary notes due observations occurring in the country changes - the poet increasingly sees "turned whollylife "- and the turmoil in his personal life.The most complete of these sentiments are reflected in the collections of the early 20's "Confessions of a bully" and "Moscow Taverns."And the attitude becomes controversial: for some it is still a singer blue Russia, for others - a rowdy and rowdy.The same contrast is seen in verses 21-24 years, including "Blue sweep out the fire", "I am the last poet of the village", "I do not regret, do not call ..." "Honey, sit down next» ...
«Fun "- perhaps the most famous work Esenina from the cycle of Moscow, transmitting the thoughts and feelings of the poet.It seemed he sums up his past life, shares with the reader secret.
Soon followed familiarity with A. Duncan and European travel.Being away from the homeland, Sergey a new look at their country.Now he was full of hope and the dream of serving the motherland and the people.It was after returning there the poem "grove ...", in which the fall is related to human life, is incredibly warm and tender "Letter to My Mother."
trip to the Caucasus
Talking about Yesenin, one can not forget about his "Persian motifs".They were inspired by a trip to the Caucasus, where Sergey most acutely felt how dear to him their places of origin.He expressed his feelings, opposing Russian expanses distant Persian nature - a dream to be in this country have not been realized.Poems cycle resemble a painting, supplemented by live sounds.But this poetic masterpiece was the love poems, including the most famous work of Esenina in this series - "Shagane."It is a monologue addressed to a distant Persian, which the author told the innermost thoughts of his native land of Ryazan, about the girl to stay there.
«Good-bye, my friend ...»
these words begins a poem written by the poet before his death.It is more like an epitaph that poet addressed himself.Frank, born of prolonged mental anguish, this poem is, in fact, Esenina farewell to life and people.