“Girl” by Jamaica Kincaid: So;many;semicolons

Unqualified Analysis

I read a ton of short stories this week but the only one that stuck with me was “Girl” by Jamaica Kincaid. It’s incredibly short – approximately 650 words.  Despite its brevity, it manages to convey an intense degree of emotional depth. It explores the power of our parents’ words (for better or for worse), […]

June 14, 2018