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Antidote for Night (American Poets Continuum Series) by Marsha de la O

By Marsha de la O

Set in present-day Southern California, Antidote for evening is a heartbreak lyric, a corrido, a love tune to California's urban lighting and far-flung outskirts—the San Diego backcountry, the crucial Valley, the Inland Empire, and the Mojave wilderness. Marsha de los angeles O's voice is a type of unfastened jazz, musically wealthy with l. a. noir and the vastness of metropolitan Southern California.

Marsha de los angeles O's Black wish won the recent concerns Prize from the collage of Western Michigan and an Editor's selection Award. She has taught Spanish-speaking teenagers in l. a. and Ventura County for thirty years.

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