Author Anthony Avina's Blog

Good books don't give up all their secrets at once. – Stephen King

1) Tell us a little about yourself. How did you get into writing? I got into writing a month or two after I had planned to end my life, but I started to really write after I lost a friend to suicide. It was my way of coping. 2) What inspired you to write Forest …

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I received a free copy of this book for a fair and honest review. All opinions are my own. Trigger warning: This book deals with themes of mental illness, self-harm, suicide, political events, death and more. A beautifully written book of poetry dives into dark, tragic and real themes in our society in poet and …

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It’s a new year, and that means it’s time to start tackling some brand new book reviews. The first book of the year is a beautiful yet haunted book of poetry that explores the pain and friction that comes with one’s early 20’s. In author Erin Geil’s book Podunk Moon: An Anthology, readers get a …

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Poetry. It illuminates the mind and speaks from the heart. Poetry is the art of piercing the soul and opening oneself for all the world to see. It allows poets to pour their hearts out and wear their emotions out on their sleeves, whether they be hopeful, romantic or sometimes sad. In the book Adultolescene, …

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