The HWA Releases this Year’s Poetry Showcase

Angela Yuriko Smith edited this year’s Poetry Showcase. In addition to judges Lee Murray, Maxwell I. Gold, and Frances Lu-Pai Ippolito, Angela likewise chose the 50 poems that make up the table of contents. Kyra Starr created the cover artwork and it pays tribute to Peter Adam Salomon, the founder of both the HWA Showcase … Read more

Poetry, The Language oOur Hearts, With zO AlonzO Author of sOuL eLiXir The writingZ of zO

Books That  Make Your Heart Fill with Poetry Poetry is the language of our hearts. It lifts us, moves us and inspires us in ways we often can’t imagine until we are in the throes of a beautiful passage. Award-winning poet Alonzo “zO” Gross, or zO-AlonzO, is a Songwriter, Rap Artist, Actor, Dancer, Recording Artist, … Read more

Real-Life Love Stories from Natalia Lazaruss, author of My Love Affair: Thorns & Roses

Books That  Make You Emotional from an Autobiographical Love Story Love, often sweeping us into a whirlwind, can unleash from our deepest depths extraordinary passion, creativity and some of the best stories. Multi-talented actress, director and stage producer Natalia Lazarus has added her new autobiographical book “My Love Affair: Thorns & Roses” to her distinguished … Read more

Explore the Common Thread in Humanity in Tears of Change

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Do you remember your first encounter with this oldest form of literature? Poetry means so many things to so many of us. But we have author Debbie Monteggia who discusses the common thread in humanity, her own experience, and the power of “Tears of Change.” Here’s what Debbie has to say about her latest book, … Read more