[caption id="attachment_3052" align="alignleft" width="484"] Fancy Pants Poetry Volume 2[/caption] Synopsis A departure from the original installment, although not so far out that the reader will be blindsided. Volume Two is not just more of the same poetry, yet at the same time it is. It's not as...

Sacred FireBy Brenda Kay LedfordISBN-10: 1599243229ISBN-13: 978-1599243221Paperback2008, Finishing Line PressReviewed by Sabrina WilliamsBrenda Kay Ledford's appreciation for her Appalachian heritage played out beautifully in her poetry chapbook, Shew Bird Mountain. The collection of brief, but powerful odes to mountain life delivered the reader directly into...

Restless AstronomyBy Michael GilmoreISBN-10: 0981744303ISBN-13: 978-0981744308Paperback, 100 pagesOctober 1, 2008Dalton PublishingReviewed by Cynthia MurphyPoetry books are often a mixed bag. Sometimes, the poet captures emotion and images with beautiful language. However, many poets overreach with their poems. They try so hard to...

Floetry "Flowing like Poetry": A Collection of Poems & Short Stories By Felicia Martin ISBN-10: 1438200269 ISBN-13: 978-1438200262 Paperback, 136 pages April 4, 2008 CreateSpace Reviewed by Sabrina Williams Not being an avid poetry reader, the characteristics of a poem that appeals to me are pretty straightforward. I have to be able to...

Shew Bird Mountain By Brenda Kay Ledford ISBN-10: 1599241056 Trade paperback, 30 pages 2006 Finishing Line Press Reviewed for Front Street Reviews Brenda Kay Ledford's latest book of poetry, Shew Bird Mountain, eases the reader back to a time of simplicity. Each poem centers around her life in the Smoky Mountains, introducing...