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By Marsha de la O

ISBN-10: 1938160819

ISBN-13: 9781938160813

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

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

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