The Bones, the Breaking, the Balm: A Colored Girl's Hymnal Best Read || [Dominique Christina], The Bones, the Breaking, the Balm: A Colored Girl's Hymnal, Dominique Christina, The Bones the Breaking the Balm A Colored Girl s Hymnal Poetry African American Studies Women Studies THE BONES THE BREAKING THE BALM A COLORED GIRL S HYMNAL Penmanship Books is Dominique Christina s first poetry collection The Bones, the Breaking, the Balm: A Colored Girl's Hymnal Best Read || [Dominique Christina] - The Bones, the Breaking, the Balm: A Colored Girl's Hymnal, The Bones the Breaking the Balm A Colored Girl s Hymnal Poetry African American Studies Women Studies THE BONES THE BREAKING THE BALM A COLORED GIRL S HYMNAL Penmanship Books is Dominique Christina s first poetry collection

  • Title: The Bones, the Breaking, the Balm: A Colored Girl's Hymnal
  • Author: Dominique Christina
  • ISBN: 9780990012245
  • Page: 342
  • Format: Paperback

The Bones, the Breaking, the Balm: A Colored Girl's Hymnal Best Read || [Dominique Christina] The Bones, the Breaking, the Balm: A Colored Girl's Hymnal Best Read || [Dominique Christina] - The Bones, the Breaking, the Balm: A Colored Girl's Hymnal, The Bones the Breaking the Balm A Colored Girl s Hymnal Poetry African American Studies Women Studies THE BONES THE BREAKING THE BALM A COLORED GIRL S HYMNAL Penmanship Books is Dominique Christina s first poetry collection

  • The Bones, the Breaking, the Balm: A Colored Girl's Hymnal Best Read || [Dominique Christina]
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The Bones, the Breaking, the Balm: A Colored Girl's Hymnal

About "Dominique Christina"

  1. Dominique Christina

    is an award winning poet, author, educator, and activist She holds five national poetry slam titles in four years, including the 2014 2012 Women of the World Slam Champion and 2011 National Poetry Slam Champion Her work is greatly influenced by her family s legacy in the Civil Rights Movement and by the idea that worlds make worlds Her poetry collections The Bones, The Breaking, The Balm A Colored Girl s Hymnal, published by Penmanship Books, and They Are All Me, published by Swimming With Elephants Publishing are available now Her third book, This Is Woman s Work, is set for publication by Sounds True Publishing in October 2015.

996 thoughts on “The Bones, the Breaking, the Balm: A Colored Girl's Hymnal”

  1. Read bit will keep on reading Powerful poems full of emotion, history and a life lived without hesitation or shame.


  2. Do NOT MISS any of Dominique Christina s collections She is a force of nature She can move bodies and minds In this collection Christina works with archetypes of all women there is no yesterday or tomorrow Here is one poem in this knock out brilliant collection A Pretty Thing With stones for teethShe ate dirty rice and vanilla wafersCussed boys for hogging the tire swingAnd stitched up her spine Til it reached a hot point.No rooms in the house were big enough.She was the first timeI heard the wo [...]




  3. This is a book I will have to read many times to appreciate in it s complexity and fullness Vivid and powerful commentaries on life, womanhood and being black in America I loved The Balm section fervently, but the entire book was on point.


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