Castro Valley, CA: Black Bird Press, 1998. Trade Paperback. vii, 277p., illus., inscribed by the poet on title page to African American actor J. B. Saunders who in turn inscribed it to a friend, rubbed and worn wraps. The autobiography by the African American poet, although focusing on his conversion to Islam, contains considerable material on the Black Panthers and other radical movements of the 1960s and 1970s.