Poetry Appreciation: ‘Evolution’ by Sherman Alexie

This post is a part of my ‘Poetry Appreciation’ segment wherein every once in a while I share a poem that I like. Today I’ve chosen Sherman Alexie's 'Evolution'. About Sherman Alexie: Sherman Alexie is a Native American poet, novelist, short-story writer, and filmmaker. He is a Spokane/ Coeur d’Alene tribal member and grew up … Continue reading Poetry Appreciation: ‘Evolution’ by Sherman Alexie

Language

Language is the much underrated and unappreciated creation that carries the world on its shoulders. Why did I say that sentence? How does language carry the world on its shoulders? How is it underrated and unappreciated? Why is the fact that it is a 'creation' important? The answers to the first few questions are very … Continue reading Language