Ol’Higue Poem by Mark McWatt Summary, Notes and Line by Line Explanation in English

Introduction The poem “Ol’Higue” is written by Mark McWatt. It is a poem about the Caribbean folk character of an Old Hag, who sheds her skin at night and drinks the blood of babies. She is the speaker of the poem. She gives a justification for her compulsive behavior and talks about how it is … Read more