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ISBN-10: 1931404062

ISBN-13: 9781931404068

Edition: 2005

Authors: Devorah Major

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Poems by seasoned poets, school children, & novice writers illuminate a tough & violent city as well as one that is beautiful & exhilarating. Here are painful truths, honest revelations, & thoughtful reflections on life in the city & in the world of today.
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Book details

List price: $14.95
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: City Lights Foundation
Publication date: 5/1/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 216
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.484
Language: English

Devorah Major is an African American poet, novelist, essayist, and teacher. Among her books are Brown Glass Windows, Open Weave, street smarts, and Where River Meets Ocean. She is the Poet Laureate of San Francisco.

Why I like graffiti
San Francisco streets
San Francisco
As a blade of grass
The ongoing days of San Francisco
Where I live
Sometimes, in unfamiliar neighborhoods
Lake Merced lessons
This morning
Street life
Double nickels
The movement
I am Monterey Heights
I am good, I am bad
East Oakland Sunset Mortuary
Tenderloin poem
The performance
La Grande Avenue
Who will break the chain
Comprehend, find, endure
Ride a wild horse
Bike lane
Food for thought
16th & Valencia
23rd y Shotwell
Calle 24
Fifth and Mission
6th Street
Oakland Methadone Clinic
View from City Lights poetry room
San Francisco places
Queen Trancilla
She's so tired
Moon cake
Delle Avenue
Praise song for a dead girl
Dispatches from the new world order
Open letter to the girls of soldiers
The act of memory in Laguna California
Guerrilla children
Dos Equis
The poor nation
Disabled world nation
When mothers talk
Singing for peace
Raging grannies
To our soldiers
Come walk with me
Fleet week
Something amiss
A body of water
Running against the tide
Each time
A long story
March 2003
Lines for autumn
What to remember
What is peace?
Unified theory