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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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

February 11, 2016

Huge sale for Valentines Day! 50% off paperback version of VOID on #createspace and even more sales through @amazonkindle this weekend including a free book of poetry! Consult the flyer to learn more. #book #books #void #booksale #amazon #kindle #paperback #poetry #sale #halfoff #valentines #valentinesdaysale #author #authors #authorsofinstagram

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

September 2, 2015

I also have a special promotion going on in honor of the upcoming release of VOID. From now until September 5th, my book of poetry, Blood and Romance, will be free on @amazon and @amazonkindle ! Who could turn down a free book? Download your copy of the book now before it’s too late, and be sure to pre-order your copy of VOID if you enjoy either my work or romantic and drama filled stories. #VOID #novella #bloodandromance #romance #poetry #freebooks #amazon #kindle #promotion http://www.amazon.com/Blood-Romance-Poetry-Hopeless-Romantic-ebook/dp/B0042P5DP6/ref=la_B003ACFI2U_1_22?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1441234541&sr=1-22&refinements=p_82%3AB003ACFI2U