The Woman Speaks to the Man who has employed Her Son
This poem is relatively easy to understand. Here is a synopsis of the poem
The Woman Speaks to the Man who has employed Her Son by Lorna Goodison
In this poem, a mother expresses her deep affection for her son. She reflects
on the unfortu
‘The Woman Speaks to the Man Who has Employed her Son’
Lorna Goodison was born 1947 in Kingston, Jamaica. Her family was a large one comprising nine children. She attended St. Hughes High School and later, studied Art both in Jamaica and New York. Her first collection of poetry,...