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A Blessing

A Blessing

by James Wright

A Blessing: The Wright Stuff True or False

1. What did James Wright and his son Franz have in common?They both won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry.
2. Which poet witnessed the event that inspired James Wright to write "A Blessing"?Robert Francis
3. James Wright said he felt blessed to spend time with "David," who wasthe popular host of The Late Show With David Letterman.
4. "A Blessing" and other poems by James Wright contain allusions that reflect his interest inthe traditional culture of American Indians.
5. James Wright displayed an unusual talent formemorizing long passages of poetry.

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