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G.R.I.T.S. - A MARVELOUS AND DIVERSE COLLECTION OF WRITINGS AND WRITERS! This cutting-edge anthology G.R.I.T.S: Girls Raised In The South- An Anthology of Southern Queer Womyns' Voices and Their Allies, edited by Poet On Watch & Amber N. Williams, can be compared to the pioneering anthology Home Girls which featured writings by Black feminist and lesbian activists on ...more
Paperback, 348 pages
Published November 20th 2013 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
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Beautiful, diverse and honest writing.. This is not a "formula" book; it contains lots of surprises! There is sumptuous poetry, heart-wrenching stories, mouth watering recipes....This book is a joy to read. I was sorry to see it end...but I'll keep it handy!
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WHO IS POET ON WATCH
The reason why I write.

I write out of the burning need to produce, publish and read the stories of women, queer people of color and the African American community; to witness these stories come alive in our hearts, on the screen, on the stage, in print and in our communities. I write because I am apart of a long her-story of poets that are willing to tell the truth and die for
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