English and Tagalog.
|Statement||by Hilario S. Francia.|
|LC Classifications||MLCME 93/00106 (P)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 108 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||108|
|LC Control Number||93941516|
Jimmy’s Blues and Other Poems is being published in what would have been Baldwin’s--our loving, long-cussed, steadfast witness in this world’s--ninetieth year. These poems represent the notations, permutations, the Benjamin Banneker¬±like wonderings of a curious heart devoted to exposing tyranny, love, and the perpetual historical lies. Beacon Press does not accept phone calls, faxes, direct emails, or other inquiries regarding unsolicited submissions. Please do not contact individual Beacon Press staff members directly with submission queries. Due to the large volume of unsolicited submissions we receive, we regret that we cannot respond to all submissions. This new collection presents James Baldwin the poet, including all nineteen poems from Jimmy’s Blues, as well as all the poems from a limited-edition volume called Gypsy, of which only copies were ever printed and which was in production at the time of his death. Known for his relentless honesty and startlingly prophetic insights on Brand: Beacon Press. The Penguin Book of Russian Poetry gives English speakers a chance to read the words that three centuries of Russians have lived off of, and perhaps to give new life to .
Other editions - View all. apple artist bright cared choose circle condemning couldn't crack create dared dark dark and sweet dark dark DATE dead devil dread dream dust English Examination Centre eyes feared feeling fell figure finger tightened fire flight give glimpse grab green grey Examination Centre: Poems A New Beacon book: Author. Lines I’ve Stolen, and Other Notes Credits and Acknowledgments "In this urgent and lyrically astute new compilation, Philippines-born Pimentel, winner of the American Book Award for Insides She Swallowed, writes about the huge divide between El Paso, TX, and murder-slicked, drug war-ravaged Juarez directly across the Rio Grande. a beacon of hope without a definition for our future: Tupac saw the comings In his dreams, Suddenly, the silencer Silence him, Martin Luther king, had a dream A silencer silent him Apparently, John Lennon was getting closer to the truth he too was silent He called my poems Wise and tropical, I think of them as written transmission. Well online book shopping I ran across Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems and had to get it. I'm so glad I did. IT's a short book of poems but very powerful and full of universal meaning. It's a book full of surprises for Baldwin lovers and not a bad place /5(22).
Short collection of poems, from over the course of over fifty years. Includes: Dark Woods, Mist that Rises, The Way of the Web, Finnegan Died, Brief Reprieve, The View from Beacon Hill, On the Invasion of Cambodia, Things are War or Less the Same, on hearing Voznesenski, Journey to the West and : Richard Seltzer. Born in Manila and raised in the U.S. and Saudi Arabia, Sasha Pimentel is a Filipina poet and author of For Want of Water (Beacon Press, ), selected by Gregory Pardlo as a winner of the National Poetry Series, and Insides She Swallowed (West End Press, ), winner of the American Book Award/5. In The Truro Bear and Other Adventures, Mary Oliver brings together ten new poems, thirty-five of her classic poems, and two essays, all about mammals, insects, and reptiles. The award-winning poet considers beasts of all kinds: bears, snakes, spiders, porcupines, humpback whales, hermit crabs, and, of course, her beloved and disobedient little. Poetry book: Poems from the heart –Author: Raymond Anthony Fernando Poems from the heart has a collection of 68 poems that is written straight from the author's heart. In this collection of poems, Raymond Anthony Fernando holds court as he leads readers through moments of celebration and desolation, triumph and terror, love and loss.