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DROPKICKromanceBook by Cyrus Parker, #33 review

Publication date: 2018 “dropkick this broken heart and make it feel again.” From pro-wrestler-turned-poet Cyrus Parker comes a poetic memoir that tells the tale of two relationships. The first half of DROPKICKromance focuses on a toxic, long-distance relationship the author was involved in for several years, while the second half focuses on Parker’s current relationship […]

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Divan of Shah by Shah Rizvi, #32 Review

Publication date: 31 October 2019 The Divan of Shah represents an unconscious longing for union within. The author tapped into the collective unexplored and perhaps his own realm of dreams. He ascribed those thoughts and feelings into poetry. This one is a thoughtful collection of poetic lines that invites the reader into the dimension of […]

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When the World didn’t End by Caroline Kaufman, #22 review

Publication date: 20 August 2019 Teen Instagram sensation and author of Light Filters In @poeticpoison returns with a second collection of short, powerful poems about love, forgiveness, self-discovery, and what it’s like living after a hard-fought battle with depression, in the vein of poetry collections like Milk and Honey and the princess saves herself in […]

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Lullaby Of the Universe by Anastasia Bell, #21 review

Lullaby of the Universe is a collection of thought-invoking poems, digging deep into the human conscience of pain and the self-realisations of sentient dreams. These are stories of stargazing and the journey between birth and destruction. I cannot think of a better title for this book. It is indeed a Lullaby of the Universe. Anastasia’s […]