Â Photo Â© 2013 A.D. Winans
The now San Francisco poet laureate Alejandro MurguĂa and renowned poet-activist Janice Mirikitani (a former SF laureate) smile for fabled poet A.D. Winan‘s camera. | Inaugural Celebration, San Francisco, January 2013
Alejandro MurgĂa, San Francisco’s sixth poet laureate — accompanied by saxophonist Dr. Loco (Prof. JosĂ© Cuellar) — opens his inaugural celebration at SF Main Library with a poem he delivers by heart.
I warned you itâ€™d be hard Loving a man whose pockets Flap empty of change One who works under cars Yet wants to squeeze your waist With iron hands ,,,
— from Big Girls Don’t Cry
Â© Alejandro MurguĂa