And this book says something else: that as much as you can love your parents, as much as you can love your community, as much as you can love your family, you can also be radically different from them.
It says that you can be part of your family and yet distinct from it, and that doesn’t change your love for your family, but it changes who you become.
Absolutely True Diary...
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Who Inspired His Writing? Why is Basketball Important?
In this interview Alexie describes what inspires his poetry and his writing. Follow the links to hear him read several of his poems.
Sherman Alexie and Steven Colbert
Bill Moyers Interview April 2013
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Alexie's Spokane/Coeur D'Alene Heritage
Spokane Indian Children circa 1882
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