Poppy Poems

The patron saint of Red Poppy Art House is Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, a “materialist, who never believed / in any promised heaven in…

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Voices on all Corners

In his Populist Manifesto No.1, San Francisco's poet darling and co-founder of City Lights Bookstore Lawrence Ferlinghetti beckons, “Poets, come out of your closets……

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You Don't Look a Day Over Immortal

For a great American bookstore, 60 seems young. Like: Oh, is that all? We've sorta started thinking City Lights, that shining beacon of the…

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