, said the shotgun to the head. by Saul Williams, said the shotgun to the head. by Saul Williams

, said the shotgun to the head.

bySaul Williams

Paperback | September 1, 2003

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The greatest Americans
Have not been born yet
They are waiting quietly
For their past to die
please give blood
Here is the account of a man so ravished by a kiss that it distorts his highest and lowest frequencies of understanding into an Incongruent mean of babble and brilliance...
Saul Williams is the author of two previous books of poetry, S he (MTV/Pocket Books) and The Seventh Octave (Moore Black Press). His debut album, Amethyst Rock Star, earned him great critical acclaim, as did his starring role in Slam. Williams also co-wrote Slam, which garnered the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival and th...
Title:, said the shotgun to the head.Format:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 7 × 6.12 × 0.6 inPublished:September 1, 2003Publisher:Mtv BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0743470796

ISBN - 13:9780743470797

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from mindblowing this poem by saul williams is by far the most amazing piece i have ever read. in one sitting, this man will continuosly blow your mind to the point where you have to stop for a breather. i would recommend this book to anyone.
Date published: 2005-06-17

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The Washington Post Astonishing...poet. The internal rhyme, metrics, and imagery are so fleet...that they're humbling.