Book Review of Pulling Words by Nicholas Trandahl

Pulling Words is like Pulling Weeds for Nicholas Trandahl Rating: Five out of Five stars Nicholas Trandahl is one of my favorite contemporary poetic voices. I have read his poetry books before and every time I am amazed at the simple brilliance. His approach is methodical, reflective, environmental and brutally honest. Trandahl’s new poetry book published by Winter Goose Publishing is his best yet. Trandahl … Continue reading Book Review of Pulling Words by Nicholas Trandahl

A punch drunk poet: Book Review of Stupid Flowers by Brice Maiurro

5 out of 5 stars. I have to say receiving a signed copy of this book in the mail was a real treat. I loved it from the first page and the first look. I know when a poetry book will be one of my favourites or not, by the feel, look and glancing at a few poems,  I instantly knew this one would be … Continue reading A punch drunk poet: Book Review of Stupid Flowers by Brice Maiurro

Book Review of “Bones in the Garden” by McKayla Debonis

Book Review of “Bones in the Garden” by McKayla Debonis   My Rating: 4/5 stars This poetry book is adorable, even though it is about heartache, McKayla Debonis has written a book that takes place during a painful breakup, it also illustrates a resourceful and strong-willed woman. I am so excited to get a signed copy by the author for my collection. I cherish poetry … Continue reading Book Review of “Bones in the Garden” by McKayla Debonis

Book Reiew of “Deciduous” by Higherhawk

Higherhawk has written a poetry book divided into three sections. Love, Grief and Life. Each part reveals a depth to his poems and emotions. There are mostly short poems full of longing and love. Each poem has a title so it is easy to refer back to the poems. “Open Sea” is one that stood out for me, “There is a stillness that falters out … Continue reading Book Reiew of “Deciduous” by Higherhawk