Sherman Alexie. Poems


Buffalo Bill opens a pawn shop on the reservation
right across the border from the liquor store
and he stays open 24 hours a day,7 days a week... more »

How To Write The Great American Indian Novel

All of the Indians must have tragic features: tragic noses, eyes, and arms.
Their hands and fingers must be tragic when they reach for tragic food.

The hero must be a half-breed, half white and half Indian, preferably... more »

On The Amtrak From Boston To New York City

The white woman across the aisle from me says 'Look,
look at all the history, that house
on the hill there is over two hundred years old, '
as she points out the window past me... more »

Sherman Alexie. Quotes

Comments about Sherman Alexie.

ty crisman 15 Mar 2019 12:20
like alex he is a nice person and he knows how to write poems
I love Alex 02 Oct 2018 03:07
he nice person he know how to writes poem
anna key 20 Mar 2018 09:06
When is this Me Too bs going to stop? Over the years I've had some bad experiences but none drove me to pretend my life was ruined! Women, you don't have to run to a lawyer or the New York Times! You can make money in other ways. Jump off this gravy train before it derails.