Textual Analysis Essay – poem summery

Ali Ahmed


ENG 1121 – D465

summarize the poetry


Poetry name: I Ask My Mother to Sing by Li-Young Lee. (Page 147)

  1. This poem shows a sadness, darkest mood about remembering their birthplace where they haven’t even went.
  2. Don’t forget your nationality even though you are in different country and speak different language, but your blood is who you are.
  3. The author missed his childhood memories and how he missed the times he had with his father, mother and grandmother.
  4. It’s shows how much he care for his parents and his family.
  5. You will never forget the happiness moment you had with you family and when you miss it you will cry.