Poem Analysis: 'Between The World And Me'

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Auriana Hollister @02823670 Between the World and Me “Between the World and Me” offered a powerful message that would allow for the reader to analyze their perspective of life. One of Coates powerful messages, that I received, from “Between the World and Me” is that there is a value in struggling, but no guarantee of survival (Ta-Nehisi Coates). For me, this is the most influential because it shows that not everyone has the blessing of making it out of their “struggle” and changing their story to success becoming some sort of success story. To go further in depth, “there is a value in struggling” (Ta-Nehisi Coates) speaks an enormous amount of volume itself. This statement can correlate to numerous people by showing the different outlooks they have on life and the way they value insignificant things. From a personal experience, growing up in my own “struggle” allowed for me to be knowledgeable in situations at Howard University, that most people were not. For example, living in Quad with no heat, or hot water, having to live with the bare minimum of food and much more. On the other hand, experiencing my own “struggle” allowed for me to be a lot more appreciative of the resources that are on…show more content…
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