Alabama Southern Community College Literally Element Essay

User Generated




The essay assignment for this week is to compose an essay of at least 750 words in which you offer your interpretation of a literary element (such as theme, imagery, symbolism, or characterization) in one of the assigned poems. You may choose any poem from our reading list. If you wish, you may base your paper on the analysis you began in this week’s discussion.

Explanation & Answer:
750 Words
User generated content is uploaded by users for the purposes of learning and should be used following Studypool's honor code & terms of service.

Explanation & Answer


Running head: SUICIDAL NOTE


“Suicidal Note” by Janice Mirikitani
Student’s Name
Institutional Affiliation


“Suicidal Note” by Janice Mirikitani

Everyone has faced challenges at some point in life, but life must continue, one has to
make a choice even when the situation presents nothing to choose from. A suicide note, whether
it is real or imagined, is usually a personal one to read. One would wish they could go back in
time and tell the author of the note that taking such an ultimate action is not going to solve
anything and encourage to keep going. The poem “Suicide Note” by Janice Mirikitani is about a
young girl, Asian-American, and a college student who decided to leave a note before
committing suicide. The poet recorded the last thoughts, feelings, and attitudes towards the
parents who never appreciated the poet’s efforts in both life and academics. The author thinks
that they have always been a disappointment in the eyes of the parents. The pressure built on
overtime until the poet succumbed to it particular upon the failure in college exams. The poem...

Very useful material for studying!


Related Tags