The Woman Who Wouldn't Shake Hands by Chocolate Waters

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Groundbreaking feminist writer Chocolate Waters publishes her first book in over three decades with Poets Wear Prada. Written for anyone who has loved and lost, queer, straight, male or female, "The Woman Who Wouldn't Shake Hands" was released 10/17/2011 at a trade paperback. Waters, the "Poet Laureate of Hell's Kitchen," is one of the first openly lesbian poets to publish in the U.S.


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"Chocolate Waters writes in your mirror. Be prepared to gasp out loud in recognition." ~ SHELLY ROBERTS, Columnist and Author of Roberts‘ Rules of Lesbian Living

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~ STEPHANIE DICKINSON, Award-winning Poet and Author of Half Girl and Road of Five Churches "Revelatory, lucid, luscious and laugh out loud funny but so psychologically astute."

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"Each of us has either loved a Woman Who Wouldn't Shake Hands, or been one. Read these poems!" ~ LYNN JERICHO, Writer, Counselor, Creator of the Inner Year

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the woman who wouldn't shake hands by Chocolate Waters ISBN-10: 093506009X ISBN-13: 978-0935060096 Paperback: 46pp. Price: $12.00 + S&H Publisher: Poets Wear Prada Release Date: October 17, 2010 Available at, and from the author’s website:

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