Two Different Attitudes, Two Different Worlds
In this essay I am going to compare and contrast the speakers and the stories of “Homage to my Hips” and “Her Kind”. The speakers in this stories have very different attitudes, and approaches in telling their story about the same topic. While talking about the oppression of women, both Lucille Clifton and Anne Sexton take the own stance on the situation. While Clifton expresses her proud and self-confident
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back. You need to reach out and take a hold of your own life, and accomplish the things that are important to you.
Both of these poems really moved me. I felt that the speaker of each poem did an excellent job of telling their story. The stories even though they were about the same topic, seemed very different because of the tone of the authors word choice and also the style of their writing.