Category: Womens Poetry

Floating, Brilliant, Gone by Franny Choi

By Franny Choi

In her electrifying debut, Franny Choi leads readers during the advanced landscapes of absence, reminiscence, and id. starting in loss and finishing in reflective elation, Floating, fantastic, long past explores existence as a short impossibility, “infinite / till it isn’t.” Punctuated with haunting illustrations through Jess X. Chen, Choi’s poems learn like lucid goals that jolt wide awake on the such a lot unforeseen moments.

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Anthem by Helen Humphreys

By Helen Humphreys

Winner of the 2000 Canadian Authors organization Award for Poetry and shortlisted for the 2000 Pat Lowther Award and the 2001 Milton Acorn Memorial People’s Poetry Prize

Physical and fiercely lyric, Helen Humphreys' Anthem is a litany of wish. A track of poverty and of hope, of the succeed in ahead and the relentless backward look. With stark photos and refined, tensile power, her poems contact that infrequent period among presence and shortage, echo and solution, among wall and window and sky -- that hole during which we are living, the gap phrases make.

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Black Gardenias: A Collection of Poems, Stories and Sayings by Antoinette Ellis-Williams,Reg E. Gaines

By Antoinette Ellis-Williams,Reg E. Gaines

Dr. Antoinette Ellis-Williams' debut ebook "Black Gardenias” is a set of poetry, brief tales and sayings devoted to girls from many various components of lifestyles and their struggles opposed to and positive over a number of varieties of oppression, together with yet now not constrained to sexism, racism and classism. via Dr. Ellis-Williams' use of excessive emotion, language and imagery her paintings is relatable to a large viewers; women and men, outdated and young.

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Through My Eyes by Gail Marie Neuendorf

By Gail Marie Neuendorf

In Through My Eyes, Gail M. Neuendorf writes approximately existence, in all its messy glory. A poet possessed of a uniquely evocative voice, she inspires in her paintings the humor, compassion, ache, and love that make up human lifestyles.

From a chain of heart-wrenching poems thinking about the grief because of the lack of a loved friend, Neuendorf strikes to subject matters of affection and betrayal, ardour, and internal peace. Her heartfelt loose verse explores feelings universal to the human event, made unusual by means of her brilliant descriptions and magnificence.

Neuendorf’s topics are widespread to everyone—or becomes so over the process one’s lifestyles. She travels down darkish emotional roads yet by no means loses the feel of wish and compassion that characterizes her paintings. Grief provides solution to love, be it familial, passionate, maternal, or pleasant. And if those bonds occasionally lead to discomfort and betrayal, Neuendorf makes it undeniable they’re however worthy pursuing—time and back if useful.

To learn Through My Eyes is to event greater than Neuendorf’s existence. it really is to faucet into the wellspring of humanity’s emotional stories and to determine your self mirrored in another.

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how to float. by Tara Decoda

By Tara Decoda

tips to go with the flow. is the debut number of prose and poetry via Jamaican-born author, Tara Decoda. This robust assortment, with all it really is energy and softness, explores issues of trauma, abuse, loss, spirituality, sisterhood and the adventure to discovering your peace and your voice. To changing into mild and nonetheless adequate to float.

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Sharp Blue Search of Flame (Made in Michigan Writers Series) by Zilka Joseph

By Zilka Joseph

Sharp Blue seek of Flame is an exploration in poetry of a posh community of nuanced trips right into a number of worlds. The searingly wealthy poems replicate Zilka Joseph’s personal heritage of dwelling in jap and Western cultures, in addition to the impacts of her Jewish Indian roots. Joseph’s loose verse and kinds shift scenes from the true to the imagined landscapes of the brain, and look for success and solace amidst the terrifying good looks and chaos of the human condition.

Joseph’s poems, whereas darkish and brooding in topic matter—bride burnings and infanticide in her local kingdom, the lack of Eden, mourning for a cherished mother—offer a tactile perception into lifestyles in India and the us. via a flurry of sounds and scents, the reader learns an interpretation of the background of the sari, witnesses the horror of assaults on girls, and wrestles with demise, no matter if or not it's that of an elephant, an extinct frog, honey bees, people, or goddesses. Her poems dig deep and aspire for whatever past. coloured through hearth, blood, ash, and rain, those poems current pictures of serious pleasure and deep loss in a posh harmony.

Sharp Blue seek of Flame embraces worlds inside of worlds and worlds among worlds, which isn't simply intrinsic to the cloth of the poems yet to the lifetime of the poet in addition. Readers of poetry will relish this sensory collection.

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Only Because of God by Pamela K. Bonner,The Great Bahamas,Jazzmyne R. Holmes

By Pamela K. Bonner,The Great Bahamas,Jazzmyne R. Holmes

This ebook of poetry is a compilation of poems that derived in lots of methods. They encompass phrases simply from me interpreted within the manner bought at that second. whilst i am going again to learn, the sentiments of that point floods my brain as a reminder of the way actual those phrases have been and nonetheless are for me.

Although, the poems have been written by means of me, fact learn, they have been written for me. the reason is, i will be able to learn them many times and the consequences are the same......tears of harm, tears of pleasure, and tears of triumph!

I desire you enjoy!

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Soup for the soul,Volume one (Newly Revised), by Yehuwdiyth by Yehuwdiyth Yisrael

By Yehuwdiyth Yisrael

this booklet is a ebook that's designed by way of my heavenly father, Mr. Love himself and that i, Crystal yehuwdiyth to aid feed the souls available in the market on the earth with our love and pleasure to proceed to uplift your spirit and brain with our divine benefits and supplying, soup for the soul, quantity one, that's totally newly revised and so be wose and cross choose it up and you may see and realize that it's a blessing for you and your loved ones; love ones too; that you simply all cannot be with no. so make sure to provide the praises to MR. Love himself, GOD ALMIGHTY, first and to me thereafter, for every little thing first got here from him first. so, shalom and luxuriate in; bon appetite'. Crystal Yehuwdiyth Yehowshabath Yisrael/ Mr. Love Yisrael

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Poemario para el Alma Infantil: Versos del Cielo (Spanish by Vanessa Richard

By Vanessa Richard

En el presente libro se encontrarán cien poemas dedicados al alma infantil. Cada poema ha sido inspirado por los angeles niñez que siento vibrar en mi corazón. Es un libro por y para quienes disfrutan de un mundo de ensueño, para quienes el mundo es un descubrir y vivir constante, iniciando los angeles vida con anhelos; pero al mismo tiempo esta dedicado para los infantes a quienes se les ha negado l. a. felicidad.

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