Poetry

Rock Candy

By Jenifer Vernon

"I learned that plain old words can shine glorious if they are bowed and rearranged right--and that sometimes the rhythm says more than the words themselves."--Jenifer Rae Vernon

Velroy and the Madischie Mafia

By Sy Hoahwah

From the small neighborhoods of Comanche Tribal Housing like Madischie comes a hell-bent young crew of Comanche, Arapahoe, and Kiowa toughs led by a young Comanche named Velroy. Sy Hoahwah tells their story.

¿de Veras?

Young Voices from the National Hispanic Cultural Center
Edited by Mikaela Jae RenzShelle VanEtten-Luaces

A collection of poetry, stories, and essays by New Mexico teens who have been part of the Voces creative writing program.

Subjects: SouthwestPoetry

A Poetry of Remembrance

New and Rejected Works
By Levi Romero

Levi Romero recalls the tradiciones of life in northern New Mexico--a way of life seldom represented in American poetry.

Work Is Love Made Visible

Collected Family Photographs and Poetry
By Jeanetta Calhoun Mish

The prodigal daughter writes of her travels and return and shares unique photos of her kin.

Salt Lick

A Retrospective of Poetry
By Glenna Luschei

It would be hard to imagine a poet more appreciated by other poets than Glenna Luschei.

Subjects: Poetry

Trouble Light

By Gerald McCarthy

McCarthy's writing focuses on family life, working-class ethnicity, prisons, personal loss, and our connections to historical experience.

Subjects: LiteraturePoetry

The Red Window

By Marianne Broyles

Acknowledging the historic oppression of Native Americans, Broyles also focuses on the enduring spirit of the people themselves.

A Bigger Boat

The Unlikely Success of the Albuquerque Poetry Slam Scene
Edited by Susan McAllisterDon McIverMikaela Jae RenzDaniel Solis

Exciting words by talented poets who have made Albuquerque's poetry slams so successful.

Subjects: Poetry

Map of the Lost

By Miriam Sagan

Sagan charts the exploration of the soul on this home called planet earth.

Subjects: Poetry

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