San Diego: Junction Press, 1999. Paperback. 93p., very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps with author portrait. African American poet "formerly a treasury worker in Trinidad, currently teaches high school English in the New York City public school system and creative writing at the New School for Social Research, BA from Howard, an MFA from Columbia." --blurbed as remarkable by Derek Walcott and Andrew Salkey.
The poet was born in Trinidad in the 1940s and came to the US as a student, divides his time between the island and NYC.