About Ella Wheeler WilcoxRead Ella Wheeler Wilcox best poems. She was a famous american poet and writer and for many critics, she was a popular poet rather than a literary poet. Ella Wheeler Wilcox is best-known for her "Poems of Passion". Her most popular poem was "Solitude". Her poetry expresses sentiments of cheer and optimism in plainly written rhyming verse.
Her world view is expressed in the title of her poem "Whatever Is—Is Best", suggesting an echo of Alexander Pope's "Whatever is, is right".