“The House on Mango Street” by Sandra Cisneros
This is a very well known short story that some of you may have read.
After having read it, discuss the following in your small groups.
- What is the last line of the story (“But I know how those things go.”) supposed to mean?
- Have you ever had an experience like the one described in the story?
- Did reading the story make you think about anything in your own life differently?