Comparing Scholarship Jacket And Still I Rise

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The poem “Still I Rise” written by Maya Angelou and the story “The Scholarship Jacket” by Marta Saline, are two different kind of writing styles. One is a poem and the other is a story. Even though they might be two different kind of styles of writing, they still are somewhat similar. “Still I Rise” is a poem about conquering your goals in life and rising up to be the best you can possibly be. Mayas writing in this poem is very confident, in a way she almost sounds like she's bragging. She uses that confidence to make people believe more in what she's trying to express in her writing. In the story “The Scholarship Jacket” Saline’s writing seems like opposite from confident; I feel as if her writing might be a tad bit more unconfident. The

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