By Marsha de la O
Set in present-day Southern California, Antidote for evening is a heartbreak lyric, a corrido, a love track to California's urban lighting and far-flung outskirts—the San Diego backcountry, the vital Valley, the Inland Empire, and the Mojave wasteland. Marsha de los angeles O's voice is a type of loose jazz, musically wealthy with l. a. noir and the vastness of metropolitan Southern California.
Marsha de los angeles O's Black desire won the recent matters Prize from the college of Western Michigan and an Editor's selection Award. She has taught Spanish-speaking young ones in l. a. and Ventura County for thirty years.
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