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Homeplace and other poems

Helen Burton

Homeplace and other poems

by Helen Burton

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Published by H. Burton in Austin, Tex .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementHelen Burton.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3552.U7729 H66 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination42 p. :
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL571801M
ISBN 100964576902
LC Control Number96158091
OCLC/WorldCa34990451

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Marilyn Nelson (born Ap ) is an African-American poet, translator and children's book author. She is the author or translator of 12 books and 3 chapbooks. Nelson was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to Johnnie (Mitchell), a teacher, and Melvin M. Nelson, a U.S. serviceman in the Air Force. She was brought up living on military bases, and began writing while in elementary . The Old Home Place Submitted By: bobsbear The Old Home-Place I can see the crooked boards That line the outer walls. I can smell the age-old scent I hear the rooster call. I like the lingering aroma Of Grandma’s old cook stove, As she prepares to bake her pies Using apples from the grove. I see her wipe her wrinkled hands.

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