By: Sonia Sanchez
A reprint of Sonia Sanchez’s award-winning collection, which contains some of her seminal work. Winner of the American Book Award.
Sonia Sanchez is a poet, activist, and scholar and one of the most important writers of the Black Arts Movement. She is the author of sixteen books and lives in Philadelphia.
“Only a poet with an innocent heart can exorcise so much pain with so much beauty.”—Isabel Allende
"The world is a better place because of Sonia Sanchez: more livable, more laughable, more manageable. I wish millions of people knew that some of the joy in their lives come from the fact that Sonia Sanchez is writing poetry." -- Maya Angelou