Still life gives the artist more freedom in the arrangement of elements within a composition than do paintings of other types of subjects. all still lifes had a moralistic message, usually concerning the brevity of life.
He wanted to create a sense of life and death and war is about survival and hardship.
In the poem “she being brand” by e.e. cummings is more a pleasure/ sex poem between the writer and the car and in the poem “coming home, Detroit, 1968” by Phillip Levine, show more of a dark, gloomy poem. While both writers are in the car driving, both writers are having different experiences in their day.
“Just as we turned the corner of Divinity
avenue i touch the accelerator and give
her the juice, good”
In this part of the poem it shows that the writer is really enjoying his ride in his car. Rather than in “coming home, Detroit,1968” “We burn this city everyday.”