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“traveling through the dark” by william stafford in “traveling through the dark,” the speaker is a person driving through a dangerous, narrow road in the night. This project is supported in whole or part by the kinsman foundation, the lamb foundation, and the pge foundation. Bob perelman [traveling through the dark] is all persona in the worst sense it's the persona of the real life self speaking normally [t]his is a voice poem. William stafford’s traveling through the dark is a poem about the speaker finding a dead deer on the highway at night it uses form and imagery to convey. Technical analysis of traveling through the dark literary devices and the technique of william stafford. William stafford ‘traveling through the dark’ is a poem by william stafford well known for its narrative and the emotionally difficult situation in.