Category Archives: Book of Poetry

Second Blush by Molly Peacock (168)

I love books of poetry. And this book did not disappoint. I had a good time reading it during this long family day weekend. What better way to spend a long weekend than reading! This is a poetry book that … Continue reading

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Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur (153)

This is a wonderful book of poetry that I found unexpectedly at my local library. It is amazing what you can find if you just walk in and browse at your local library. This is a wonderful book of poetry … Continue reading

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North End Love Songs by Katherena Vermette (142)

I just love a book of poems! I picked up this book quite unexpectedly too over the Christmas Holiday. I just loved the cover. It was quite ambiguous and interesting. For Katherena Vermette, Winnipeg’s North End where she lives is … Continue reading

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Inanna by Kim Echlin (67)

This is a wonderful book that is as unique as it is intriguing. It is a book of poetry that will have the reader coming back for more and more. Long before the Bible and the Koran, before the myths … Continue reading

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Standard Candles (43)

This is a wonderful book of poems by Alice Major.  It is a great resource for readers who love poetry as I do. This book expands on Alice Major’s earlier themes of family, mythology, and cosmology, teasing out subtle wonders … Continue reading

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A Page From the Wonders of Life on Earth (13)

This book of poems by Stephanie Bolster takes us into troubled places, such as prisons, museums, and the lost natural world. To be human, animal and other are in the air. In this book, we encounter zoos, aviaries, botanical gardens, … Continue reading

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Book of Mercy by Leonard Cohen (88)

This is a companion volume to Leonard Cohen’s most recent collection of poetry, The Book of Longing. I loved this book, and although it is not a book of poetry, and is not necessarily part of our challenge for the … Continue reading

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