Making a Fist By Naomi Shihab Nye. John, Renee, and Joe. Making a Fist.
John, Renee, and Joe
“watching palm trees swirl”
The poem “Making A Fist” is about Naomi Shihab, the author, on her tough and hard journey. In the poem she deeply describes how hard the journey was. She also share some important information she learned from her mother, that you will die when you can no longer make a fist. The last part of the poem is her looking back at the life changing event and what she learned from it.