the princess saves herself in this one

Author: Amanda Lovelace
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9781449486440
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Poetry

From Amanda Lovelace, a poetry collection in four parts: the princess, the damsel, the queen, and you. The first three sections piece together the life of the author while the final section serves as a note to the reader. This moving book explores love, loss, grief, healing, empowerment, and inspiration.

The Princess Saves Herself in This One

Author: Amanda Lovelace
Publisher:
ISBN: 144948641X
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre:

the princess saves herself in this one is a collection of poetry about resilience. It is about writing your own ending. From Amanda Lovelace, a poetry collection in four parts: the princess, the damsel, the queen, and you. The first three sections piece together the life of the author while the final section serves as a note to the reader. This moving book explores love, loss, grief, healing, empowerment, and inspiration.

The Princess Saves Herself in This One

Author: Amanda Lovelace
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1532913680
Release Date: 2016-04-23
Genre:

"ah, life- the thing that happens to us while we're off somewhere else blowing on dandelions & wishing ourselves into the pages of our favorite fairy tales." a poetry collection divided into four different parts: the princess, the damsel, the queen, & you. the princess, the damsel, & the queen piece together the life of the author in three stages, while you serves as a note to the reader & all of humankind. explores life & all of its love, loss, grief, healing, empowerment, & inspirations.

the witch doesn t burn in this one

Author: Amanda Lovelace
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9781449495022
Release Date: 2018-03-06
Genre: Poetry

The witch: supernaturally powerful, inscrutably independent, and now—indestructible. These moving, relatable poems encourage resilience and embolden women to take control of their own stories. Enemies try to judge, oppress, and marginalize her, but the witch doesn’t burn in this one.

DROPKICKromance

Author: Cyrus Parker
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9781449495008
Release Date: 2018-03-06
Genre: Poetry

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 his current relationship with poet Amanda Lovelace, who penned a beautiful foreword for the book. Ultimately, the collection tells about a profound journey of healing.

Milk and Honey

Author: Rupi Kaur
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9781449478650
Release Date: 2015-10-06
Genre: Poetry

The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a different pain. Heals a different heartache. Milk and Honey takes readers through a journey of the most bitter moments in life and finds sweetness in them because there is sweetness everywhere if you are just willing to look.

The Chaos of Longing

Author: K.Y. Robinson
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9781449491444
Release Date: 2017-09-26
Genre: Poetry

Organized in four sections – Inception, Longing, Chaos, and Epiphany – K.Y. Robinson's debut poetry collection explores what it is to want in spite of trauma, shame, injustice, and mental illness. It is one survivor's powerful testimony, and a love letter "to those who lie awake burning."

Lovely Seeds

Author: R. H. Swaney
Publisher: Central Avenue Publishing
ISBN: 9781771681490
Release Date: 2018-11-01
Genre: Poetry

R. H. Swaney brings a depolarizing voice to the poetry world with this debut collection. Amongst the topics of mental health, self-love, and social progress, readers will find a soft but powerful voice that uncovers the beauty that exists inside of all of us. Examining life and its circle from seed to withering to regrowth, the thought-provoking nature of this collection will bring readers to a place of self-exploration, reflection, and a deeper understanding of their place in the world.

I Wrote This For You 2007 2017

Author: Iain Thomas
Publisher: Central Avenue Publishing
ISBN: 9781771681247
Release Date: 2017-10-24
Genre: Poetry

I need you to understand something. Ten years ago, I started writing this for you. I wrote it for you and only you. Since then, millions of other people have read it, but none have understood it the way you understand it. I set out to find you a long time ago and today, I'm so glad I finally have. Thank you for reading these words.

The Sun and Her Flowers

Author: Rupi Kaur
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781501175268
Release Date: 2017-10-03
Genre: Poetry

From Rupi Kaur, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of milk and honey, comes her long-awaited second collection of poetry. A vibrant and transcendent journey about growth and healing. Ancestry and honoring one’s roots. Expatriation and rising up to find a home within yourself. Divided into five chapters and illustrated by Kaur, the sun and her flowers is a journey of wilting, falling, rooting, rising, and blooming. A celebration of love in all its forms. this is the recipe of life said my mother as she held me in her arms as i wept think of those flowers you plant in the garden each year they will teach you that people too must wilt fall root rise in order to bloom

Pillow Thoughts

Author: Courtney Peppernell
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9781449490003
Release Date: 2017-08-29
Genre: Poetry

Pillow Thoughts is a collection of poetry and prose about heartbreak, love, and raw emotions. It is divided into sections to read when you feel you need them most.

She Is Artwork and Glory

Author: Mahnoor Rehan
Publisher:
ISBN: 1980642222
Release Date: 2018-04-19
Genre:

Divided into two sections, this book endeavours to take you through a journey of dark and light, sorrow and happiness, empowerment and submission, artwork and glory. This book illustrates life's ebb and flows on each turn of the page, written for those drunk in moonlight, and high on spiritualism.

Blood Water Paint

Author: Joy McCullough
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780735232129
Release Date: 2018-03-06
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

"When I finished this novel, I knew I would be haunted and empowered by Artemisia Gentileschi's story for the rest of my life."—Amanda Lovelace, bestselling author of the princess saves herself in this one Her mother died when she was twelve, and suddenly Artemisia Gentileschi had a stark choice: a life as a nun in a convent or a life grinding pigment for her father's paint. She chose paint. By the time she was seventeen, Artemisia did more than grind pigment. She was one of Rome's most talented painters, even if no one knew her name. But Rome in 1610 was a city where men took what they wanted from women, and in the aftermath of rape Artemisia faced another terrible choice: a life of silence or a life of truth, no matter the cost. He will not consume my every thought. I am a painter. I will paint. Joy McCullough's bold novel in verse is a portrait of an artist as a young woman, filled with the soaring highs of creative inspiration and the devastating setbacks of a system built to break her. McCullough weaves Artemisia's heartbreaking story with the stories of the ancient heroines, Susanna and Judith, who become not only the subjects of two of Artemisia's most famous paintings but sources of strength as she battles to paint a woman's timeless truth in the face of unspeakable and all-too-familiar violence. I will show you what a woman can do. ★"A captivating and impressive debut about a timeless heroine."—Booklist, starred review ★"Belongs on every YA shelf."—SLJ, starred review ★"A haunting, stirring depiction of an unforgettable woman."—Publishers Weekly, starred review ★"Luminous."—Shelf Awareness, starred review

Burn the Fairy Tales

Author: Adeline Whitmore
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1974046974
Release Date: 2017-07-30
Genre: Poetry

Kill the prince. Give the princess a sword. Send her into battle. Watch her win. This poetry book is a work of feminist self-empowerment for women and of understanding for men. It deals with love, loss, self discovery, self love, grief, and inspiration. (Adeline Whitmore's second poetry book, The Agony of Healing, is now available, as well as her long-awaited follow up, A Woman's Place Is On The Throne.)

We Carry the Sky

Author: Mckayla Robbin
Publisher:
ISBN: 153936738X
Release Date: 2016-12-05
Genre:

"all women carry the sky inside of them didn't your mother ever tell you that" In her first collection of poetry, McKayla Robbin grows language "like wildflowers / from the wounds / that for years / would not close up." Simultaneously vulnerable and fierce, her short-form poems engage themes of femininity, identity, violence, and healing.