Nikki Giovanni

BY JAKERIA WARREN

A little life story

Nikki Giovanni was born in Knoxville Tennessee which is secretary of Tre Hargett. nikki was born on june 7 1943 age 70.nikki Giovanni went to columbium university college and university of Pennsylvania college. Nikki Giovanni write poems and some of those poems are called love is,a poem of friendship, a summer love poem, cotton candy on a rainy day. a summer love poem the theme of this poem is to write a poem about summer love.

Poem information

Nikki Giovanni poem a summer love poem is lyric. There are a personification in this poem and it is Sun beams back and catches me smiling over at you. I think that when the author wrote the poem a summer love poem she was happy and that she loved summer. i choose this poem because I love summer and the name was pretty and that the poem was Gonna be pretty to.i like some of the words in the poem like clouds float by on a summer sky and sun beams back and catches me smiling over at you.

Figurative language for the poem

    · Rhyme-grumbles, tumbles

    · Rhythm-clouds float by on a summer sky

    · Alliteration-grumbles and tumbles. Grum and tum

    · Onomatopoeia-hop and bounce

    · Sight- clouds float by

    · Touch-I climb over to you