Bobbie Louise Hawkins




American poet, short story writer, monologist


        in time I’ll do what

        I would do now if

        there weren’t perfection

        to consider


“In the Colony”, Ploughshares, Spring 1974

“I Owe You One”, Ploughshares, Spring 1974 (also recorded on “Live at the Great American Music Hall, 1981 w/Terry Garthwaite and Rosalie Sorrels)

“Bathroom/Animal/Castration Story”, Ploughshares, Spring 1974

Absolutely Eden. United Artists Books. 2008. ISBN 978-0-935992-35-9.

Bijou. Farfalla/McMillan & Parrish. 2005. ISBN 978-0-9766341-8-8.

Anne Waldman; Lisa Birman, eds. (2004). “Panel on Personal Geography”. Civil disobediences: poetics and politics in action. Coffee House Press. ISBN 978-1-56689-158-5.

My Own Alphabet. Coffee House Press. 1989. ISBN 978-0-918273-52-9.

One Small Saga. Coffee House Press. 1984. ISBN 978-0-918273-05-5.

Almost Everything. Coach House Press. 1982. ISBN 978-0-88910-238-5.

Frenchy and Cuban Pete. Tombouctou. 1977. ISBN 978-0-939180-05-9.

Back to Texas (Bearhug) 1977

“15 Minutes”. Arif Press. 1974. ISBN 978-0-913537-04-6.; republished by Belladonna (New York, 2010); ISBN 978-0-9823387-6-6.

Own Your Body, Black Sparrow Press, 1973


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