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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February 27, 2016

Guys, my new short film, “My Demons, Your Fun,” is live now on @youtube and is based on an original poem of mine. Link in the bio. #subscribe #short #shortfilm #youtube #youtuber #youtubers #youtubecrew #video #poem #poet #poetry #writer #author #authorsofinstagram #horrorpoem

February 22, 2016

A little sneak peek at my new poem, “My Demons, Your Fun,” premiering on @wattpad later this week. #poetry #poem #horrorpoem #author #authors #authorsofinstagram #poet #poetryofinstagram

December 25, 2015

Here is a special holiday poem I wrote called Holidays of the Heart. I hope you guys will enjoy it this holiday season. Hold your family close, surround yourself with friends and loved ones, and know I am thinking of you guys this holiday. Thank you for all your support this year. Everyone have a fantastic weekend holiday! #christmas2015 #christmas #christmastime #holiday #happyholidays #holidayseason #poetry #poem #poems #instapoem #poemsofinstagram #poemsporn

April 18, 2015

My brand new visual #poem dedicated to my boy Bruno is live on my #YouTube channel! Make sure to check it out now and #subscribe! Link in the bio! #poetry #visualpoem #writer (at Avina Vlogs: Link in Bio!)

April 10, 2015

Next week I’m releasing a brand new visual #poem on my #YouTube @youtube channel called Bruno’s Song, dedicated to my buddy and pet Bruno we just lost. Here’s a preview of the poem itself! Love and miss you Big B! #art (at Avina Vlogs: Link in Bio!)

February 7, 2015

#InstaSize Proud to present an original #poem by me is up on my @youtube #youtube channel! I’ll be making a lot more of these #visualpoems from now on. Click the link in the bio to check out the #video! #poet #poetry #writer #writing #awesome #avinavlogs #askavinavlogs #videos #youtuber #youtubers (at 📖 The Writers Corner 📚)