‘Echoes Of My Heart’ by Darrell M Davis is a collection of poems that cover topics and themes of love, joy, pain, heartbreak, social commentary and everything in between. They deliver a romantic, spiritual and positive message to the reader, often with a rhythm and always with heart.
Jeremy Zimmerman was fed up with seeing the enjoyment of poetry being lost to the 21st century fixation with smartphones and social media. So, at the age of 81, he has decided to release a beautiful anthology of poems designed to be read with children of all ages and to help keep alive the tradition of reading poetry to kids.
“There is something in the world that doesn’t want us to live”
These poems have at their heart the use of the tranquilliser Serenid D, but this deadening benzodiazepine is also an image of cultural negativity: something in family, society or state that wants to suppress, control and nullify.
There are lots of great self-help books out there aiming to give support and advice to cancer sufferers, but none like this.
Avril Chester, who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2015, found solace in her suffering through writing poems. She hopes the release of her poetry book, “Be with me, its c” can help and guide others suffering from this cruel disease.
We have had the great pleasure of meeting and getting to know Brooklyn Brayl, a New York based transgender poet/writer/performer.
Her debut collection, Dirty Beautiful Words, is a raw, uncompromising and emotionally charged collection of poems that reveal the inner struggles, confusion and alienation felt by Brooklyn whilst coming to terms with her true identity.