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Road Of Sighs,Poems 1985-2001 James Murphy

Road Of Sighs,Poems 1985-2001

James Murphy

Published March 20th 2002
ISBN : 9780971724457
Paperback
162 pages
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From one of poetrys shining new lights comes electrifying poems from theshadowy underground world of drugs, sex, violence and outlaw gangs. Welcome toan unparalleled awakening to the American drug culture. This book of poetryshares with honestyMoreFrom one of poetrys shining new lights comes electrifying poems from theshadowy underground world of drugs, sex, violence and outlaw gangs. Welcome toan unparalleled awakening to the American drug culture. This book of poetryshares with honesty and accuracy, both vanished dreams and new beginnings,secret thoughts, disappointments, sorrow, pleasure, fear and triumphs. Thereader may recognize some one they know within these pages.About theAuthorAuthor poet andstoryteller James Murphy leaves no spark to blow in the wind. A lone candle inthe darkness, shedding tears of fire to bring his own personal experience to thework. His vivid, intense and often searing images of the world of addiction willbe remembered again with each new headline or life event from the drug culture.Telling it like it is honest to the bone poetry with such poem titles as AlwaysMe, The Junkie, The Junkies Prayer, A Cold Wind Blowing, Hillbilly Drifter, LawOf The Land, The Flag, Old Joe Lee, Daughter Queen Of Hearts, Poor Mans Prayer,Dawns Manifesto, Slave Queen and Beyond Tomorrow. All together 94 poems foryour reading pleasure.