The Awakening Poem by James Weldon Johnson Summary, Notes and Line by Line Explanation in English for Students

Introduction The poem “The Awakening” is written by James Weldon Johnson. The poem talks about a flower waiting for a bee to drink its nectar. While waiting for the bee, the flower questions its purpose. The poet compares himself to the rose flower, in full-blossom, waiting for a bee to taste his nectar. The bee … Read more