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Pillow Thoughts IV: Stitching the Soul - Stitching the Soul by Courtney Peppernell
Self-healing is the theme of the entire Pillow Thoughts series. Books II and III focus on healing the heart and mind, respectively, while Pillow Thoughts IV offers a balm for healing the soul. Have a cup of tea and let yourself feel.
The Space Between Us by Courtney Peppernell; Zack Grey
The Space Between Us explores the trials of love and what it's like to live a life separated by distance from someone you care about. Its content is thoughtfully divided into five chapters, or phases, of the long-distance experience: At First Glance, Living for Tomorrow, Lonely Nights, Grow Together/Gro ...Show more
The Selected Works of Audre Lorde by Audre Lorde; Roxane Gay (Editor)
Category: Essays & Anthologies
Self-described "black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet" Audre Lorde is an unforgettable voice in twentieth-century literature, and one of the first to center the experiences of black, queer women. This essential reader showcases her indelible contributions to intersectional feminism, queer theory, and cr ...Show more
New and Selected Poems, Volume Two by Mary Oliver
Understand, I am always trying to figure outwhat the soul is, and where hidden, and what shape- New and Selected Poems, Volume Two, an anthology of forty-two new poems-an entire volume in itself-and sixty-nine poems hand-picked by Mary Oliver from six of her last eight books, is a major addition to ...Show more
Rock/Salt/Stone by Rosamond S. King
Rock|Salt|Stone sprays life-preserving salt through the hard realities of rocks, stones, and rockstones used as anchors, game pieces, or weapons. The manuscript travels through Africa, the Caribbean, and the USA, including cultures and varieties of English from all of those places. The poems center the ...Show more
Pillow Thoughts II - Healing the Heart by Courtney Peppernell
Courtney Peppernell understands that healing is a process, and Pillow Thoughts II eloquently captures the time and experience that one goes through on their journey to peace through restoration. A collection of inspirational and comforting poems for anyone who is mending from a broken heart.
If They Come for Us - Poems by Fatimah Asghar
'Fatimah Asghar writes my heart' Riz Ahmed 'Fatimah Asghar's debut collection brought me to tears many times over. It is urgent, compelling and filled with fragments of history that have changed the face of the world. Its exploration of queerness, grief, Muslim identity, partition and being a woman of ...Show more
Directed by Desire: The Collected Poems of June Jordan by June Jordan
Poetry. African American Studies. Now in paperback, DIRECTED BY DESIRE is the definitive overview of June Jordan's poetry. Collecting the finest work from Jordan's ten volumes, as well as dozens of "last poems" that were never published in Jordan's lifetime, these more than six hundred pages overflow wi ...Show more
The Pocket Sappho by Sappho (Translated by Willis Barnstone)
A vivid, contemporary translation of the greatest Greek love poet by the prize-winning poet and translator. Sappho's thrilling lyric verses have been unremittingly popular for more than 2,600 years--certainly a record for poetry of any kind--and love for her art only increases as time goes on. Though h ...Show more
Pillow Thoughts III: Mending the Mind by Courtney Peppernell
A beautifully raw and poignant collection of poetry and prose, Pillow Thoughts III continues the series from poet Courtney Peppernell. Fix yourself a warm drink and settle into Peppernell's words as she pens a tribute to her readers who are bravely continuing their journey from hurt to healing.
Haruko Love Poems by June Jordan
For Haruko Little moves on sight blinded by histories as trivial or expansive as the rain seducing light into a blurred excitement Then she opens all of one eye as accurate as longing as two hands beholden to the hunger of green leaves and rinsing them back into regular breath she who sees she ...Show more