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Immigrant Blues

Immigrant Blues

by Li-Young Lee

Analysis: Steaminess Rating

Exactly how steamy is this poem?

PG-13

This is not a very sexual poem, but our speaker is lying between a woman's legs at one point, asking… well, if you're old enough, you can read it in the poem.

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