by Li-Young Lee
Immigrant Blues Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
On the one hand, the fact that all the conversations in this poem are part of an "old story" is a way of tying them together within one long (immigrant) tradition. But using the term "story" also d...
Who Am I (And Am I Inside You?)
Our speaker has a few questions about some pretty fundamental aspects of human experience. Like, what's the relationship between body and soul? What's the connection between two lovers? And, perhap...