My Nature Is Hunger: New and Selected Poems, 1989 2004

My Nature Is Hunger New and Selected Poems Award winning Latino author Luis J Rodr guez stuns with My Nature is Hunger The collection features new poems that reflect Rodr guez s increasingly global view his hard won spirituality and his m

  • Title: My Nature Is Hunger: New and Selected Poems, 1989 2004
  • Author: Luis J. Rodríguez
  • ISBN: 9781931896245
  • Page: 483
  • Format: Paperback
  • Award winning Latino author Luis J Rodr guez stuns with My Nature is Hunger The collection features 26 new poems that reflect Rodr guez s increasingly global view, his hard won spirituality, and his movement toward reconciliation with his family and his past, as well as selections from his previous books, Poems Across the Pavement, The Concrete River, and Trochemoche Award winning Latino author Luis J Rodr guez stuns with My Nature is Hunger The collection features 26 new poems that reflect Rodr guez s increasingly global view, his hard won spirituality, and his movement toward reconciliation with his family and his past, as well as selections from his previous books, Poems Across the Pavement, The Concrete River, and Trochemoche.

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    1. My Nature is Hunger by Luis J. Rodriguez The words in Luis J. Rodriguez’s collection are so eloquent, the language so vivid, that the images leap off the page forming full-fledged films in the reader’s mind. His voice is sometimes gritty, sometimes even harsh, reminding us that life isn’t always gentle. This is because Rodriguez understands diversity, first joining a gang at age eleven, before separating himself from gang activities in his twenties to pursue journalism.Even at his most vis [...]

    2. when i met the author i just thought he is very inspirational to those boys who are sruggling in the same situations that he writes about. want to know anything about him go to his websit luisrodriguez

    3. I loved everything about this book. To me, everything was relatable. All the things I've seen growing up, feeling misplaced, his struggle was my struggle. Cannot explain how much this booked moved me.

    4. Review to come. I have a new poet to add among my favorites after reading "My Nature is Hunger". This is a wonderful compilation of poetry from Luis Rodriguez - incredibly potent, attentive to detail, beautiful flow and imagery over the course of several of his works in one collection.

    5. Rodriguez has long been one of my favorite poets, so getting this collection was a pleasure. This contained a selection of his collected works - including his hard to find: "Poems Across the Pavement."If I had any complaint it is that I wanted more. More new poems. But the ones I did get, I am well satisfied with.My new favorite poem of his though is from his first book. The poem is entitled "Rosalie has Candles." I have read it a few dozen times. Picking the book up and rereading the poem every [...]

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