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Award-winning writer and critic Yuson collects new work and selected pieces from earlier collections into this volume of the "best ever written poems in the English language," according to poet Cirilo F. Bautista. ...more
Paperback, 130 pages
Published 2001 by Anvil Publishing (first published 2000)
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Also known as Krip Yuson.

Alfred Yuson has authored 23 books, including novels, poetry collections, short fiction, essays, and children's stories, apart from having edited various other titles. Yuson was conferred the Southeast Asia Write Award (SEA Write) in 1992 in Bangkok, and has been elevated to the Hall of Fame of the Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature, the Philippines ‘ most prest
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