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.
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