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Burning The Old Year Literature Symbolism Naomi Shihab Nye

06/25/19

What does "Burning" symbolize in "Burning the Old Year"?

In *Burning the Old Year* by Naomi Shihab Nye, Nye refers to "notes", "lists", and "letters" as things that can be burned. From reading this poem, I interpret the theme to be the short time for... more

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