Write about This!: Lucille Clifton Poem
Write a journal about what you think Lucille Clifton means in the poem below.
* What do you think she's talking about?
* Who are "they"?
* Why do you think she chooses not to use capital letters?
* You can read more about Lucille Clifton here--maybe that will help you think about what to write.
* What else does it make you think about?