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Where I Come From

Elizabeth Brewster's "Where I Come From" is a twenty-one line poem broken into two stanzas (the first containing eleven lines and the second containing ten). It is written using free verse. The...

Latest answer posted July 19, 2013, 11:06 pm (UTC)

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Where I Come From

One can infer about Elizabeth Brewster's mindset, from the line "And there blows a frosty wind from fields of snow", that she is focusing on the toil and hardships in everyday life - and even the...

Latest answer posted April 7, 2013, 5:09 pm (UTC)

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Where I Come From

An "essay plan" is basically an outline of the essay you intend to write with notes concerning areas to which you will pay greatest attention or important themes. Introduction: Contextualize the...

Latest answer posted November 26, 2011, 2:21 pm (UTC)

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Where I Come From

The poem's message seems to be that all people carry with them a sense of place. In the poet's own case the sense of place comes from the natural environment where she grew up. It is a place...

Latest answer posted November 12, 2013, 11:40 am (UTC)

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Where I Come From

This Elizabeth Brewster poem claims that people are made of their environments, their experiences. She contrasts the “construction” of people raised in an urban setting (subways, glue factories,...

Latest answer posted March 25, 2013, 6:17 pm (UTC)

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