[KINDLE] ✾ Spectre Specter Blue Ravine ❂ N.L. Shompole – Bassgrotto.co.uk

Spectre Specter Blue Ravine As A Collection Of Poetry And Prose, Phantoms As Euphemisms For Disasterexplores The Many Faces Of Loss Not Only The Loss Of Love, But Loss Of Language, Culture, Identity And Self The Book Seamlessly Navigates The Silences Between Harrowing Conversations, To Realizations About Growing Up, About Grief And How To Deal With Loss, To The Reawakening Of Tenderness, Hope And Awareness In The Innate Power Of Self This Is A Fantastic Collection For Anyone Who Appreciates A Unique Voice, Beautiful Language And The Ache And Sweetness That Is Living.


10 thoughts on “Spectre Specter Blue Ravine

  1. says:

    Review to follow.


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    This was received for an honest reviewSpectre Specter Blue Ravine is her latest collection It son the personal side,of a self discovery or coming of age type of collection Where themes such as diaspora, death, loss, and the question of home and what is home are the main structure of the collection.This one is a lotdeveloped compared to her previous ones The surrealism and the fantastical kind of evaporate in the background and now it sabout the self, but it is still pr This was received for an honest reviewSpectre Specter Blue Ravine is her latest collection It son the personal side,of a self discovery or coming of age type of collection Where themes such as diaspora, death, loss, and the question of home and what is home are the main structure of the collection.This one is a lotdeveloped compared to her previous ones The surrealism and the fantastical kind of evaporate in the background and now it sabout the self, but it is still present, but usedas a device for self discovery There are some poems that feel sort of like prose or narrative poetry, where broken relationships and loved ones who have passed are curtains and houses burning as the The End and coming back as phantoms for forgiveness or reminders Icarus is also a constant visitor in this collection Unfortunately, ...


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    Advance Readers CopyEnormous thanks to N.L Shompole for reaching out and giving me the chance to read this collection before its release Some beasts are better left slumbering I had to read this collection three times before I realized what exactly was happening to me From the very beginning I felt as if I m being overwhelmed by something, and as I read on, the feeling only grew I finished it in about two hours, I took a small break and started it again Once again, I felt overpowered I s Advance Readers CopyEnormous thanks to N.L Shompole for reaching out and giving me the chance to read this collection before its release Some beasts are better left slumbering I had to read this collection three times before I realized what exactly was happening to me From the very beginning I felt as if I m being overwhelmed by something, and as I read on, the feeling only grew I finished it in about two hours, I took a small break and started it again Once again, I felt overpowered I slept on it Then the third time was the same.I felt every line as heaviness on my chest.This collection talks about dealing with loss, as well as the fight for a new begging, and saying that it s beautifully written would be an understatement It s so engaging, it s something that can only be experienced All the bodies in the sky are dead she says, eyes raw and tear ducts empty of their salt water concoction I must admit that I might be an unfair judge When I first dis...


  4. says:

    oh my god oh my god oh my god


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    I won this book in a Goodreads.com giveaway Spectre Specter Blue Ravine is a collection of poetry with phantoms as euphemisms for disaster As this is my first attempt to read a collection of poetry and prose, I found it somewhat cumbersome to find no rhythm, pattern or even a beat in N L Shompole s writings Though the poetry does speak strong on issues such as love, loss and even longing however, I felt empty after I read them.Now, I might not be the best judge on a book of poetry, but I won this book in a Goodreads.com giveaway Spectre Specter Blue Ravine is a collection of poetry with phantoms as euphemisms for disaster As this is my first attempt to read a collection of poetry and prose, I found it somewhat cumbersome to find no rhythm, pattern or even a beat in N L Shompole s writings Though the poetry does speak strong on issues such as love, loss and even longing however, I felt empty after I read them.Now, I might not be the best judge on a book of poetry, but ma...


  6. says:

    Will write a full review later


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