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The American Poet Who Went Home Again

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The American Poet Who Went Home Again is a book of creative nonfiction that blends memoir, literary journalism, history, and biography to tell the story of one writer's rediscovery of his family, his hometown of Savannah, Georgia, and himself. It is composed of four sections containing collectively some twenty chapters and three introductory poems for a total of more than ...more
Paperback, 312 pages
Published May 28th 2008 by Lulu.com and Black Skylark Singing (first published April 25th 2008)
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The literary life is a journey unto itself characterized by many challenges, discoveries, and rewards.
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Recommends it for: Readers who enjoy literary memoir, creative nonfiction, poetry, and biography.
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Long-time advocate of principles and programs associated with PEN American Center and the Academy of American Poets. My newest books are: Songs from the Black Skylark zPed Music Player, Journey through the Power of the Rainbow Quotations from a Life Made Out of Poetry, Visions of a Skylark Dressed in Black; and THE RIVER OF WINGED DREAMS. In addition,the year 2017 marks the 9th anniversary of ELEM ...more
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