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Author: ALEGRIA, CLARIBEL
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Alegria, Claribel    Poet's Biography
Alternate Author Name(s): Flakoll, Darwin, Mrs.
15 poems available by this author


A SMALL COUNTRY    Poem Text    
First Line: Behind you
Last Line: And to feel compassion
Subject(s): Children; Third World; Poverty


AND I DREAMED I WAS A TREE    Poem Text    
Last Line: Like steel propellers / they held fast
Subject(s): Trees


ARS POETICA    Poem Text    
First Line: I, / poet by trade, / condemned so many times
Last Line: I catch sight of the promised land
Subject(s): Poetry & Poets; Politics & Government


CARMEN BOMBA: POET    Poem Text    
First Line: Luisa always felt refreshed when she remembered carmen bomba
Last Line: To say the verses he composed that day
Subject(s): Politics & Government


DOCUMENTAL    Poem Text    
First Line: Let's you and I be a camera
Last Line: My tears, / my obsession
Subject(s): Nicaragua; Modern Life; Poverty


EVASION    Poem Text    
First Line: We were discussing siva
Last Line: And pointed to claudio
Subject(s): Conversation


FROM THE BRIDGE    Poem Text    
First Line: I have freed myself at last
Subject(s): Politics & Government; Self


LITTLE CAMBRAY TAMALES    Poem Text    
First Line: Two pounds of mestizo cornmeal
Subject(s): Food & Eating; Human Rights


NOCTURNAL VISITS    Poem Text    
First Line: I think of our anonymous boys
Subject(s): Politics & Government


ON THE BEACH    Poem Text    
First Line: It's really nothing
Last Line: Bucketful of sands
Subject(s): Women's Rights; Feminism


RAIN    Poem Text    
First Line: As the falling rain
Last Line: Without knowing why
Subject(s): Rain


SAVOIR FAIRE    Poem Text    
First Line: My black cat doesn't know
Last Line: The way I did
Subject(s): Animals; Cats


THE RIVERS    Poem Text    
First Line: The terrain in my country
Last Line: And they revive
Subject(s): Rivers; Third World; Death


TOWARD THE JURASSIC AGE    Poem Text    
First Line: Someone brought them to palma
Last Line: Impossible to bury them
Subject(s): Central America; Social Protest; Tyranny & Tyrants; War; Dictators


WE WERE THREE    Poem Text    
First Line: It was winter
Last Line: And there are too many to bury
Subject(s): Death; Solitude; Dead, The; Loneliness