Poetry

Brief Accident of Light by Rhina P. Espaillat and Alfred Nicol

Brief Accident of Light by Rhina P. Espaillat and Alfred Nicol

Brief Accident of Light the latest poetic collection by Rhina P. Espaillat and Alfred Nicol showcases the most entrancing poems relating to alluring locations resided in a coastal city called Newburyport. If a book of poems gets the support of illustrations it becomes flawless and shows the essence of seamlessly styled writings in true means as Kate Sullivan’s illustrations have done here. No doubt the poems have an emotional attraction and are well allied with the art of poetry and infuse spectacular effects on the reader as felt in Morning Railway Riders and The Youngest Actors Take the Stage.

Convenient Amnesia by Donald Vincent

Convenient Amnesia by Donald Vincent

Donald Vincent’s Convenient Amnesia stands as a work of art of orality and temporality in the prospering oeuvre that is his poetic showground. The verse pervades the pain and agony of blacks and depicts certain restrictions imposed on them.

Bubbles . . . Up!  by Jacqueline Davies

Bubbles . . . Up! by Jacqueline Davies

An amusing and refreshing picture book expressing the pleasure of a swimming pool with friends and family.

Simona:  A Celebration of the SPCA  By Chad Norman

Simona: A Celebration of the SPCA By Chad Norman

This book of poems is a themed one dedicated to the rescuing of a cat named, Simona. While living in Truro, Norman and his family chose to add a pet to their lives. As many rescued pets are apt to do, the cat chose them as her new mates. The cat in turn became Norman’s muse.

The Incense(d) Heart By Maha Zimmo

The Incense(d) Heart By Maha Zimmo

Although the subtitles of this new poetry collection from Maha Zimmo might indicate a very light fluffy book of poems, this is exactly a book of poetry that is not anywhere near greeting card verse sweetness.

An Everyday Thing by Nancy Richardson

An Everyday Thing by Nancy Richardson

A sparkling collection embodying truth through the influence of moral profundity rested in the themes of poems.

Even the Smallest Will Grow by Lita Judge

Even the Smallest Will Grow by Lita Judge

Scintillating, radiant, inspiring and exquisite can be the only words to describe the latest children's poetic collection Even the Smallest Will Grow by Lita Judge. No doubt the poet is adept in portraying her magnificent imaginations interwoven with the most inspiring poems.

“The Beasts that Guide Us Home From  Memory”  By Sean Lause

“The Beasts that Guide Us Home From Memory” By Sean Lause

Sean Lause is a professor of English at Rhodes State College with widely published poems and several Pushacart Prize nominations. With the poems in this collection, it’s easy to see why is work is so well accepted.

Licorice by Liz Bruno

Licorice by Liz Bruno

Licorice, a vivid womanly poetic collection by Liz Bruno interlaced with sorrowful and perceptive events is quite remarkable and magnificent throughout the book.

“Crop Circles”  By William Heyen

“Crop Circles” By William Heyen

From the opening line of the very first poem in this new collection by William Heyen you know you’re in for something different.