Books to the ceiling, books to the sky, my pile of books is a mile high. How I love them! How I need them! I'll have a long beard by the time I read them!
Poetry isn't for everyone. It's something that is deeply personal, and even if you are a fan, only a tiny minority of poetry will speak to you. Even then, only a tiny fraction of that poetry will move you on a given day, due to whatever mood you're currently in.
I'm grateful I picked this book up today, when I was in this mood, at this precise point in my life. It only took me less than an hour to read it, and what an enjoyable 40 minutes that was. I enjoyed the short prose the most, but the tiny poems were heartfelt and beautiful, as well