This is a book of original poetry embellished with illustrations of original paintings.
Impressionist and expressionist renditions of the poet's imagination, mind, heart and soul.
Included are scenic descriptions in rhyme of the Island of Maui, in Hawaii.
It is a poetry book. it contains poems on contemporary social an cultural issues. Existence of man in modern times is at the core of this book. Mythological characters and stories are redefined in contemporary context.
A Collection of poetry that uncovers the raw and heavy emotions that come with anxiety, trauma, and other experiences.
Part two takes you into the healing, bringing the light, the meditation, the beauty in finding oneself after all the chaos has passed.
& finally, you're left wanting to start your next chapter; the one that comes after the semicolon.
When the author was struggling with loss, illness, oppression and a perpetual cycle of anxiety attacks and phases of depression, she spent day and night stabbing keys.
And out poured poetry.
When the abyss spat her out she strung together those mutilated verses and compiled this book for the world to read what it feels like when you are swinging between sanity and insanity.
Playful, strong, cunning, brave--each animal has its own wonderful and unique qualities. This collection of poetry celebrates some of the most fascinating characteristics of the wild animals that inhabit its pages.
Sections at the end, including an "Author's Note" and "Questions for Readers," provide additional information and invite readers to make text-to-text, text-to-self, and text-to-world connections.
Reviewed by Samantha Coville for Readers' Favorite
Come one, come all to a zoo that is both educational and unique. Exotic animals will come to life on every page with large vibrant photos and clever haikus to describe each one. Bernice Seward has brought to life one of the most original and creative picture books I've seen in a long time.
At the Haiku Zoo will quickly become a staple of animal lovers' bedtimes, thanks to this imaginative author. Seward has created a fan in me and I think she will do the same with your family.
This Sentimental Education is a book-length poem or a novel in verse composed of various short movements based on the notion of recollection and actuality intersecting as time passes for a single person sitting in a café. Within the span of this shattered narrative the nature of the protagonist and story are both questioned as thought progresses and is processed.
SCATTERED THOUGHTS: A STREAM OF CONSCIOUSNESS is a book of poetry and prose about relationships, questioning the norm and critiquing the social construction of Melinated people. Research came from downloading experiences from one's soul. Citations are the emotions evoked while reading. Genuine and uncensored expression is the antidote.
Introspections + Equilibrium is Jessica Fuqua's second poetry collection which takes you on a journey of pain and hope featuring themes both spiritual in form (the things you cannot see) and the natural world (which can be seen.)
More To Life centers on the highs and lows of mental illness. Through brave and vulnerable poetry, Jacob shares original works to convey a clear perspective of how one's upbringing can influence his or her future.
Like the tear drops of nature; petals fall from blooms as they die. Death, loss, anger, grief , sadness are universal emotions that humanity share- it is of these that these Poets from different continents of the world write. Bonded by their craft and their wish to reach out to others with empathy and compassion, they remind us all that we are not alone. Or maybe we are in our respective worlds.
When Petals Fall features loss, brokenness, rejection, loneliness, madness, drug use, suicide, death and despair.
Teddy-ku Teddy Bear Haiku features the essence of teddy bears in haiku form. Adorable, undeniably cute, a book that will offer you a warm and fuzzy, complete with teddy bear pictures and haiku poetry. Especially for Teddy Bear lovers of all ages, 1 to infinity.
Book Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Pjp3Tb2kvg
This selection of poems is the fourth by the author, written over a four year period. Several poems are memoir, going as far back as his childhood on a farm. Others are contemporary, prompted by a reaction to current affairs, politics and other stuff!