Jimmy Santiago Baca

(2 January 1952 / Santa Fe, New Mexico)

To My Own Self - Poem by Jimmy Santiago Baca

My hands the Hook thunder hangs its hat on,
My breast the Arroyo storms fill with water,
My brow the Horizon sunrise fills,
My heart the Dawn weaving blue threads of day,
My soul the Song of all life...


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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