- 1 What is a where I’m from poem?
- 2 Where am I from George Ella Lyon?
- 3 How do you end a poem I am?
- 4 What is Imogene and alafair?
- 5 What is Artemus and Billie’s Branch?
- 6 What is a crowdsourced poem?
- 7 What does snapped before I budded mean?
- 8 How do you cite poems?
- 9 What is the definition for Stanza?
- 10 What is AI am from poem?
- 11 Who am I poem examples?
- 12 What does where I’m from mean?
- 13 When was where Im written?
What is a where I’m from poem?
You will write a poem that allows you to express where you’re from beyond simply saying the name of a city, state or country. Your poem will represent specific people and experiences in your life that create your roots and contribute to who you are today.
Where am I from George Ella Lyon?
I am from fudge and eyeglasses, from Imogene and Alafair. I’m from the know-it-alls and the pass-it-ons, from perk up and pipe down. I’m from He restoreth my soul with cottonball lamb and ten verses I can say myself. I’m from Artemus and Billie’s Branch, fried corn and strong coffee.
How do you end a poem I am?
End the poem with an explanation of where you keep any symbols, items, boxes or pictures that may represent some or most of the topics you included in your poem. Reread your poem and make any changes or edits.
What is Imogene and alafair?
Imogene and Alafair. Imogene and Alafair were women in the neighborhood where I grew up in Harlan County, Kentucky. Alafair had a beauty shop in her garage, and Imogene gave out the best treats at Halloween–homemade popcorn balls, caramel apples, etc.
What is Artemus and Billie’s Branch?
Imogene and Alafair are girl’s names. Artemus and Billie’s Branch are two forks of the family tree converging OR two places in Kentucky, a small town and a river respectively.
What is a crowdsourced poem?
A crowdsourced poem is created entirely from words submitted on a particular topic or theme through social media and in person at events.
What does snapped before I budded mean?
“I am from those moments/snapped before I budded/leaf-fall from the family tree.” ‘Snapped‘ is the onomatopoeia. It could mean the branch (her) is being cut off from the family tree or she is growing up and starting out on her own.
How do you cite poems?
In the Works Cited entry, you start with the poet’s name, followed by the title of the poem in quotation marks. Then include details of the source where the poem was published. Usually you will follow the format of an MLA book citation or an MLA website citation.
What is the definition for Stanza?
1: a division of a poem consisting of a series of lines arranged together in a usually recurring pattern of meter and rhyme: strophe.
What is AI am from poem?
I am from (a religious memory or family tradition) from (two foods from your family history) from (a specific event in the life of an ancestor) and from (another detail from the life of an ancestor) (a memory or object you had as a child)
Who am I poem examples?
Original I Am Poem Examples
- I Am Thoughtful and Contemplative. I am thoughtful and contemplative. I want a unicorn.
- I Am Sweet and Cute. I am sweet and cute. I wonder about Mars.
- Where I Am From. I am from the kitchen.
- Song of Myself by Walt Whitman. I celebrate myself, and sing myself,
- I Am! by John Clare.
What does where I’m from mean?
“Where I’m From” is a poem where the readers look back at a childhood full of things but in the process of looking back, the speaker is clarifying her identity as of now… I am from… meaning that her identity is made up of all these things from her past.
When was where Im written?
“I was amazed and delighted to hear you read part of ‘Where I’m From’ on Morning Edition Monday. My poem, written in 1993, was inspired by a poem of Jo Carson’s.