Poetry

America the Beautiful

Last Poems
By Paula Allen

Written in the last decade of Paula Gunn Allen's life, these poem's capture the ingenious voice of this beloved Native American poet and critic.

Yes, We Are Still Dancing

By Susan AmstaterConnie DillmanJacquelyn Spier

A collaboration by three women, this book, through painting and poetry, shares the richness of their lives and gives a voice to all generational women.

Subjects: ArtPoetry

Sketches

By Maisha Baton

These poems offer brief, sensitive portraits of people the poet has known in two cities of her choosing--Pittsburgh and Albuquerque.

Subjects: PoetryWomen

Insides She Swallowed

By Sasha Chacón

The sensuous poetic imagery of a show-stopping performer.

How Shadows Are Bundled

By Anne Valley-Fox

An extraordinarily rich collection of poems, many of which explore what C.G. Jung referred to as the "shadow", that dark, usually hidden part of each of us.

Subjects: Poetry

Inside Idaho

Poems, 1996-2007
By Charles Potts

The irrepressible Potts returns to his Idaho past with these poignant meditations on life and family.

Subjects: Poetry

In the Presence of the Sun

Stories and Poems, 1961-1991
By N. Scott Momaday

A collection of evocative and versatile works by the National Medal of Arts recipient.

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

¿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.

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