Gracias and Acknowledgements
Governor Jerry Brown and his appointment staff, Teresa Holoman and Monica Pasquil, Chancellor Tim White and Dean Stephen Cullenberg – UC-Riverside, Kristen Margolis, California Arts Council, Ralph Lewin, Cal Humanities, Lorna Dee Cervantes, all the poets of California that have mentored me during the last forty five years, Elaine Katzenberger, Renato Rosaldo, PEN USA, Poets & Writers, Poetry Flash, Margo Robles, my partner, children & the trees, earth & sky. And Kenji Liu for this site. Remembrance for my mentor, the late Victor Martinez and cousin, Margo Sage.
Un Libro Mil Mundos – 1 Book 1,000 Worlds
You are invited to send new and used children’s and young adult books to two communities that are in need and are doing magnífico work with families. Send books to: Sue Duran, Palm Desert Library, 73-300 Fred Waring Dr., Palm Desert, Ca. 92260 and Frances Ortiz-Chavez, Puertas Abiertas Community Resource Center, P.O. Box 3009, Napa, Ca. 94558