“Where I’m From” Poems

My All-Time Favorite Poetry Activity Have you heard of George Ella Lyon? She’s an American writer and teacher from Kentucky who wrote a poem several years ago called “Where I’m From.” Here’s Lyons’ poem: Where I’m From I am from clothespins,from Clorox and carbon-tetrachloride.I am from the dirt under the back porch.(Black, glistening,it tasted likeContinue reading ““Where I’m From” Poems”