This moving debut novel in verse about a teenage girl dealing with the aftermath of an accident that nearly takes her brother s life is a stunning exploration of grief and the power of forgiveness The reminder is always there a dent on the right side of Jonah s forehead The spot you d press when
Homie is Danez Smith s magnificent anthem about the saving grace of friendship Rooted in the loss of one of Smith s close friends, this book comes out of the search for joy and intimacy within a nation where both can seem scarce and getting scarcer In poems of rare power and generosity, Smith
Nikki Grimes, Coretta Scott King Award winning author, and acclaimed illustrator Elizabeth Zunon s latest children s masterpiece creates an imagination fueled and animal filled journey to bedtime A rhythmic, playful romp through a restless child s bedtime routine a loving, effective lullaby.
A major collection of entirely new poems from the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winning author of Time and Materials and The Apple Trees at OlemaA new volume of poetry from Robert Hass is always an event In Summer Snow, his first collection of poems since 2010, Hass further affirms his
In this remarkable, frank, and gut wrenching mix of words and images, Teva continues on her journey, grappling with what it means to live with metastatic breast cancer She plunges deep into her inner world, shadowing the progression of the disease Reality takes on sharp edges the swell of cancer
Poems dive straight into the depths of mental illness and depression, evoking intense grief and pain Heavy space imagery is paired with streams of consciousness, trying to come to terms with loss but feeling like you re floating through a surreal world like an astronaut on a different planet.
Shirley Temple tap dancing at the Kiwanis Club, Stevie Nicks glaring at Lindsey Buckingham during a live version of Silver Springs, Frank Ocean lyrics staking new territory on the page this is a taste of the cultural landscape sampled in Your New Feeling is the Artifact of a Bygone Era Chad
Where entanglements of anti trans violence, the police state, and fascism script so much of common sense, in these resplendent poems, to settle into common sense won t serve Reconstructions at once brings forward the past and makes possible different futures This is a collection underwritten by
Brown s collection, Sana Sana, is simultaneously revelatory and familiar like its title, the poems within aim their gaze towards healing but not healing in a conciliatory way here Brown looks to heal by swishing a finger through the wound and holding the blood up to the light Which is to say,
Bury Me in Thunder, the full length debut by moira j., is an eviscerating collection, suffused with nature, ceremony, and pain Here, a mother gives birth in a field of flowers, a child emerges from the stomach of a whale, while the speaker keeps working to locate the epicenter of tenderness.
Kiehtova matka muistiin ja kieleen Kristiina Wallin vie lukijan unenkaltaiseen todellisuuteen, muistamiseen, merellisyyteen ja sisaruuteen Aikatasot kerrostuvat, mennyt muuttuu tulevaksi ja nainen sulkee nyrkkiins sukupuuttoon kuolleen linnun tai muuttuu puiston vanhukseksi Muistiinpanoihin
At the same time expansive and intimate, Kelly Grace Thomas s debut collection navigates issues of loss, family, and agency Boat Burned invites us to witness the pains and subsequent joys of rebirth The boats that built me smoke on shore Thomas s voice shines like a lighthouse beacon guiding
Nell ampio e prestigioso percorso di Viviani, varie fasi si sono susseguite, anche con evidenti diversit formali ma con una sotterranea, fortissima coerenza, che significava soprattutto desiderio di bellezza, di eticit , di esattezza L imperfezione di cui si parla nel nuovo libro una condizione
From Rupi Kaur, the 1 New York Times bestselling author of milk and honey, comes her long awaited second collection of poetry A vibrant and transcendent journey about growth and healing Ancestry and honoring one s roots Expatriation and rising up to find a home within yourself Divided into five
An ode to Put the Damn Guns Down, this is New York Times bestseller Jason Reynolds s fiercely stunning novel that takes place in sixty potent seconds the time it takes a kid to decide whether or not he s going to murder the guy who killed his brother.A cannon A strap A piece A biscuit A burner.
Hello and welcome to my book Inside you will find The smell of honeysuckle Heartbreak A French kissing rabbit A haunted house Death A vagina singing sad old songs Young geraniums in an ancient castle Birth A dog who appears in dreams as a spiritual guide Divorce Electromagnetic energy
From award winning poet Saeed Jones, How We Fight for Our Lives is a stunning coming of age memoir written at the crossroads of sex, race, and power People don t just happen, writes Saeed Jones We sacrifice former versions of ourselves We sacrifice the people who dared to raise us The I it