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Blues for a Pretty Girl

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A chapbook of poems about the blues.
Paperback, 29 pages
Published 2005 by Finishing Line Press
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Feb 09, 2010 hannah rated it liked it
Shelves: poetry
This collection was like music--beautiful, sensory, sensical (as opposed to nonsensical?), but also fleeting. When I got to "Brother Gui-tar's Blues in C" I heard music, and I think I remembered Paulette singing this passage instead of just reading it. But I don't know if that's a memory or something I made up.
Jun 07, 2009 H added it
Shelves: poetry-americas
"I want to be a precise angel."

Paulette Beete makes me feel like a natural woman.
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