Ella Wheeler Wilcox is a well-known American author who is also remembered for her poetry. The latter was what made her name due to her broad popularity with the public. Her pieces were upbeat and optimistic. She also wrote an autobiography published in 1918. Read more about Ella Wheeler Wilcox.
‘The Year’ by Ella Wheeler Wilcox is a six stanza poem that is divided into sets of two lines, also known as couplets. She goes on in the second half of the poem to list out additional parts of life in order to show their connection and simultaneous presence.