Hard Times Require Furious Dancing

New Poems
Product Number: EB00772936
Released: Oct 15, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781608682829
Publisher: New World Library
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Description

"I was born to grow, / alongside my garden of plants, / poems / like / this one“ So writes Alice Walker in this new book of poems, poems composed over the course of one year in response to joy and sorrow both personal and global: the death of loved ones, war, the deliciousness of love, environmental devastation, the sorrow of rejection, greed, poverty, and the sweetness of home. The poems embrace our connections while celebrating the joy of individuality, the power we each share to express our truest, deepest selves. Beloved for her ability to speak her own truth in ways that speak for and about countless others, she demonstrates that we are stronger than our circumstances. As she confronts personal and collective challenges, her words dance, sing, and heal.

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Author(s): Alice Walker
Original Publish Date: Aug 27, 2013

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