Doyle Essay Rough Draft 1 - Ashley Gonzalez Essay 4 Rough Draft Joyas Voladores written by Brian Doyle was published in the American Scholor and

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Ashley GonzalezEssay 4 Rough Draft Joyas Voladores written by Brian Doyle was published in the American Scholor and nominated for the “Best American Essays” in 2005. Doyles point in the essay is to express how life should belived and how individuals should love.He does this in a way by comparing life to a hummingbird and the speed of a tortoise heart. For the reason that, life can be fast paced but still beautiful. Doyle also brings up the topic of love by introducing blue whales in his passage and discusses how precious life is. In his writing, Doyle refers to life in a way for the audience to understand that we as individuals should appreciate every moment of life and shouldn’t waste any opportunities. The title, of the essay has a connection to the purpose ofhis writing. In the opening paragraph, Doyles explain how Joyas Voladoras, means flying jewels. He connects the title to humming birds,in which the first white explores in America referred them to. Throughout his writing, Doyle uses metaphors, similes, repetition, juxtaposition and other techniques, which can be either be beneficial or detrimental for the reader. The way Dolye structures and
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