Doing 70 by Hettie Jones




While Hettie Jones’ past collections of poetry, “combined prosaic diction with a knowing, urban wit .This new collection of several dozen short, unsentimental works primarily located in New York City, Jones’s longtime home, extend her territory”–Publishers Weekly. “Readers who have appreciated Hettie Jones’s previous literary works.will be intrigued and exhilarated by her recent engaging meditation from the personal to the collective that.touches upon a variety of themes”–Rochelle Owens. Hettie Jones is the prize-winning author of two previous collections of poetry All Told and Drive and a memoir How I Became Hettie Jones as well as many other books for children and adults.