Class 8: Where I’m From – My Digital Story

In the poem, “Where I’m From,” George Ella Lyon tells the story of her youth in Kentucky. Where I’m FromI am from clothespins,from Clorox and carbon-tetrachloride.I am from the dirt under the back porch.(Black, glistening,it tasted like beets.)I am from the forsythia bushthe Dutch elmwhose long-gone limbs I rememberas if they were my own. I’m from […]