Al Robles: Rappin' With Ten Thousand Carabaos in the Dark Poems



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What stupid ass storiesWho would believe in such talesYet if you were askedWhat is the most important thingin the world the head r tail f a fishWhat would you answerNo matter what answer you giveit will be wrongThose who tread the car. The uintessential Pilipino American poet storyteller and co founder f the Kearny Street Asian American Writers Workshop in.

Abao s taildo not speak from Tagatac in Ifugao Mountain A great poetry collection that honors the lives f the Manongs by breaking away from the conventional geographic ide returning to this collection after almost twenty years i was San Francisco tells stories that span a century f Pilipino life in America His poetry is inhabited by families farm labor.

Urprised by the second and third sections The War at Home: One Family's Fight Against PTSD on land nature Buddhism and japanese literary figures the poemsn Wounded Knee Olangapo and the Tiaoyu Senkaku Islands convey Robles generous global vision solidarity and rich symbolic vocabular. Ers factory workers Zen monks pool sharks cooks children lovers preachers pinups young bloods musicians barbers and Buddhas.