Kwame Dawes Poem Death Analysis

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Kwame Dawes poem “Death” is more literal his message on death is directed right towards the audience. His tone though out the poem changes into a negative to positive tone and also his poem is a bit deep, he goes into detail. He uses the word “You” constantly in his poem indicating its for the readers. Dawes message is that you can control death in certain situations and because of that you shouldn’t fear death. For example, he goes into detail when murdering a cat, “you squeeze its neck until messes itself, its clawing into tour skin.” (lines13,14) And he goes on talking about a murdered man hung in a well. He goes into detail when describes the power of death. He is experimenting with death trying to fell what its like to have the power
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