English Poetry Essay examples
Reflection: the poem was interesting, I couldn’t relate to it. It was short and I liked that. The speaker seems like she has issues with self-esteem.
The Courage That My Mother Had 1. The image I get from I got was that her mother was a very strong and courageous person and the speaker wants to be the same way 2. Do Not Have To Do. 3. The mixed blessing that the daughter received from her mother …show more content…
Reflection: This poem was way to long. The daughter seems distant from her parents and the poem makes me think the daughter has some issues because the speaker says “her life I great cargo, and some of it heavy”
The Sharks 1. The picture the speaker as a young woman. She probably doesn’t really get out of her comfort zone that’s why it’s the first time she dared to swim out of her depth. She didn’t seem very happy to see the sharks, she didn’t think that they came so close (6 ft. deep water) 2. When the speaker sees the sharks she gets scared and questions if it’s the same sea and if they can still play in it. 3. I don’t know if the sharks are evil but the speaker does say in the beginning that the fins came in innocent and later says they are sinister.
Reflection: I like the poem but I think sharks aren’t bad. Maybe the girl is just exaggerating. I don’t think this poem is true because I don’t think sharks don’t really