Poetry - Inspirational

Under-Worldly

By Kristie Betts Letter

Kristie Betts Letter drew me into her work of poetry from the very dedication of her collection, Under-Worldly. There is a whimsical playfulness in Letter’s words that is often contradicted by the gripping images that her succinct phrases elicit. This is not poetry of the...

As Glaciers Move

Selected Poems and Prose Presenting a Progression of Perceptions
By Joseph Whitson

As Glaciers Move by Joseph Whitson is a lovely book of poetry. Whitson has attempted to outline his whole life with poetry. Various episodes appear, including everything from birth to death; first love to marriage. It would seem that one is reading Whitson's most intimate...

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A Symphony of Seasons

By Connie Arnold

A Symphony of Seasons by Connie Arnold is an elegant collection of about sixty poems from a Christian perspective. In addition to the seasons, the pieces touch on patriotism, Mother’s and Father’s Day, holidays, religious themes, and family. Written by a musically gifted author, the...

My North Star Misled Me

By Sarah Lamar King

My North Star Misled Me is a book of prose and poetry, written by Sarah Lamar King. A line contained within the lyrics to Hole Inside, My North Star Misled Me is an emotional journey of soul-seeking, slowly working through the pain, sorrow and shattered...

Abandoned Breaths

Poetry, Quotes, and Poetic Prose (First Edition)
By Alfa

With chapter headers like Squall, Monsoon, Zephyr, and Exhalation, you know that the emotions depicted within them are going to take your breath away. In Abandoned Breaths: Poetry, Quotes, and Poetic Prose (First Edition) by Alfa, the author exposes some of her most profound, painful...

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Melancholy's Autograph

By Sarah Lamar King

Melancholy’s Autograph is a journey into heartfelt prose and poetry, written by Sarah Lamar King. Each poem relates to different emotional aspects of a person’s life, ranging from the natural to the bizarre, from life to death and, in some instances, beyond. Each verse, on...

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Poetry and Ponderings

A Journey of Abuse and Healing Through Poetry
By Diamante Lavendar

Have you ever felt at peace just by looking at a book cover? The cover is what immediately drew me to Poetry and Ponderings: A Journey of Abuse and Healing Through Poetry by Diamante Lavendar. Before turning to the first poem, this reader knew that...

Heavenly Mist, Earthly Dew

Poetry, Photography and Reflections
By Kimberlee J Benart

Heavenly Mist, Earthly Dew: Poetry, Photography and Reflections is a nonfiction collection written by Kimberlee J. Benart. The author visited the Baha’i Gardens, located in and around Haifa, Israel, three times within a thirty-year time span. Her first visit was an intensive week and a...

The Book of Jacob

By Jacob Grovey

The Book of Jacob by Jacob Grovey is a beautiful collection of poetry that mimics the different seasons of the soul, the human temperament, the joys and thrills of life, the pain buried in our humanity, and a lot more. The poetry is simple, written...

Pray for Five, Write for Five

By Robert Sarkissian

Pray for Five, Write for Five is a diverse mixture of joy, misery, irony, belief, doubt, and comedy, contained within sixty-two poems. They are written in verse, freestyle, and on occasions an unruly tangle of both. Robert H. Sarkissian is an irreverent advocate of the...