Analyzing a short story: The Monkey Garden,by Sandra Cisneros

Focus on one or more of the following components of the story: character, setting, plot structure, point of view, and/or theme.Objective is to compose a sound argument in which you elucidate your interpretation of the story. Convince readers that your interpretation of the story is valid. Essay should contain a clear arguable thesis, convincing examples, and paraphrased, summarized or quoted passages from the text.