Blues of a Love Junkie

Blues of a Love Junkie Blues of a Love Junkie is a love story That s all It s a story that is simple yet complex true yet hard to believe soft and tender yet rough The poems in this book have been weaved together to tell

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  • Title: Blues of a Love Junkie
  • Author: Rosalind Guy
  • ISBN: 9780692416389
  • Page: 252
  • Format: Paperback
  • Blues of a Love Junkie is a love story That s all It s a story that is simple, yet complex true, yet hard to believe soft and tender, yet rough The poems in this book have been weaved together to tell a story of those who stand naked and unafraid to tell their story The blues have always been used to tell stories, whether the singer was sad or beautifully happy becauBlues of a Love Junkie is a love story That s all It s a story that is simple, yet complex true, yet hard to believe soft and tender, yet rough The poems in this book have been weaved together to tell a story of those who stand naked and unafraid to tell their story The blues have always been used to tell stories, whether the singer was sad or beautifully happy because blues musicians have always known that love is the root of all stories And sometimes love is painful But always love is beautiful And always there is hope, if you just believe This collection of poems is the story of love and sometimes it may leave you, the reader, feeling blue, but always present is the hope that lives at the core of love And, so, after reading this collection I hope that you, like me, will always believe in the power of love.

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    1. *I received this book in a giveaway. This book is not your usual poetry book. It is raw, real and gritty and does not shy away from the ugly aspects of life. Therefore, it is probably not to everyone's taste. But it does provide hope, with poems progressing to be more hopeful towards the end of the book. Additionally, I really liked the name of this book!

    2. I received a free copy of this book of poetry from a giveaway.It took some time get used to the writing style in the poems. I almost decided to give up about halfway through the book, but I'm so glad that I didn't.The book slowly transitioned from poems about anger fueled by racial tensions and hate to poems about love, it's trials and tribulations, and realizing your worth.

    3. This collection of poems is powerful in every sense of the word, thought-provoking, intriguing and dipped in love! Each poem reveals something different about love, whether it's good or bad, you learn something you may or may not have known about love. In it's entirety, Blues of a Love Junkie expresses what it's like to experience unrequited love, dangerous love, self love and finally unconditional love! Blues of a Love Junkie tells the story of many lovers and Rosalind Guy did an outstanding jo [...]

    4. "This is just another love poem" is my all time favorite. I could literally feel the emotion in the words.

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