Table of contents for Voices : poems / by Lucille Clifton.

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hearing
 
 ¿marley was dead to begin with¿
 aunt jemima
 uncle ben
 cream of wheat
 horse prayer
 raccoon prayer
 dog's god
 albino
 mataoka
 Witco
 what haunts him
 my grandfather's lullaby
 ¿you have been my tried and trusted friend¿
 lu 1942
 sorrows
being heard
 this is what i know
 my father hasn't come back
 dad
 faith
 afterblues
 the dead do dream
 ¿in 1844 explorers John Fremont and Kit Carson discovered Lake Tahoe¿
 mirror
 6/27/06
 in amira's room
 for maude
 highway 89 toward tahoe
 
ten oxherding pictures
 a meditation on ten oxherding pictures
 1st picture searching for the ox
 2nd picture seeing the traces
 3rd picture seeing the ox
 4th picture catching the ox
 5th picture herding the ox
 6th picture coming home on the ox's back
 7th picture the ox forgotten leaving the man alone
 8th picture the ox and the man both gone out of sight
 9th picture returning to the origin back to the source
 10th picture entering the city with bliss-bestowing hands
 end of meditation
 note
 acknowledgments
 about the author
 colophon

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