The William Saroyan Family Anthology

anthologycoverThe Saroyan-Minasian family is full of remarkable writers. The William Saroyan Family Anthology collects more than 70 pieces written by five generations of the family. Included are pieces reprinted from iconic magazines like The Armenian Review, Ararat, Harvest and Family Circle. This anthology includes previously unpublished work by William Saroyan, as well as poetry by his father Armenak Saroyan, published for the first time, in both English and the original Armenian. 

 

Armenak Saroyan (1874 – 1911)

Poems:  My Pen

             All Alone

 

Aram Saroyan (1892 – 1986)

              Untold Events of My Life

                                        

William Saroyan (1908 – 1981)

Mock Trials, Mystic Games, Cookery,            and Nicknames:

A Short Story

My Mind

Almass

A Tribute to His Uncle

 

Art Manoogian (1908 – 2001)

The Cow and Me

Country Sketches

 

Archie Minasian (1913 – 1985)

Poems: The Empty Street

Aware of Autumn

Leave the Dead

Life Begins at Thirty-Five

Rule 449

Beyond the Gage

The Inner Joys

The Awakening

Farewell to Willie

Remembering Willie

Unto Myself

January Sea

The Uncertain Plunge

Professor Persone and the Music Lovers

 

Kirk Minasian (1914-1995)

The Woodsman

Taya Mama's Roast

 

Laura Claus Michaelian (1922 – 2013)

Lars and Amanda

Memories of My Father

 

 

Kathryn Manoogian (1933 – 2006)

Everyone's Gotta Die Sometime

Bread

The Perfect Match

Sweet Red Onions

 

Aram Saroyan

For Tom Clark

Thirteen

Homage to Archie Minasian

 

 Charles J. Janigian

Poems: Bread

Where

Poem

In Night's Light

What is Wrong?

Journey Around the Camel Hairs

 

 Lucy Saroyan (1946 – 2003)

Small Talk What Parents Don't

Listen to Their Teenagers

Old Posey

 

Hank Saroyan (1947—2022)

Introduction to Saroyan - His Heart in the Highlands

 

Bruce Janigian

From Persona Non Grata (Writing as Avery Mann)

Chapter 1

Chapter 23

 

Roxanne Hyden

Andy's Mess

 

Adam Bagdasarian

The Armenian Religion

The Smoker

 

William Michaelian

A Lesson to Remember

Poems: My Grandfather. 1985

My Grandmother. 1974

 

Michelle Marie Janigian

Poems: The Future

The Death of Love

I Ching in Autumn

Gold's Nostalgia

Wind Blows Fierce

Haiku: Spring

Morning Light

Nocturne

Sunset

Fall

Mountain Hike

Elevation

Rivershore

Ancient Tomes

Turquoise Sea

High Country

Winter Sleep

Gongshi

Twilight Walk

I Want Smores

Monarch Rhapsody

Memories of Santa Fe

The Riddle of Old Port

In Dreams, We Are Together

My Teardrops are Blue

Moogie Sleeps

Evening Chorus

Song of Spring

 

Strawberry Saroyan

   Strawberry Is

 

Nicole Simonian

   Easter Poem

 

Alexander Simonian

    Powers of Blue

 

 Ashley Simonian

Spoken When She Heard her Uncle Peter was in Heaven

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