COMING SOON, PINT-SIZE POEMS
I’ve been proofreading my book of short poems, which will be published with drawings by a 17th Century Italian artist named Giovanni Bracelli. The poems are from two to seven lines long, which will appeal to those of us with a short attention span.
|Example of Bracelli's art|
Cover blurb provided by my publisher
We don’t all think alike
but to some of us life is an everpresent
enigma. Stanard writes that life “chases me in
cycles defying viewpoint.” With Bracelli’s
cubist art as inspiration, she skillfully renders
compositions that introduce us to an original
and unexpected reading experience. This is
a mix of pithy poems, some profound and
Assuming the next draft I receive from Brandylane Publishing has the changes I’ve requested, the book should be in the final stages of production next week.
It’s a new and different kind of book for me. I guess you could call it a coffee table poetry book.