Wings of the Wind: A Cornucopia of Poetry

Wings of the Wind: A Cornucopia of Poetry

by Kym Gordon Moore




Wings of the Wind: A Cornucopia of Poetry contains 81 carefully chosen poems that are significant to the foundation of this collection and easy for readers to identify with. Besieged by segmented poetic elements of flight, your journey through the pages of this book will be entertaining, educational, emotional, nostalgic, stimulating and edifying. Kym Gordon Moore portrays versatility in rhymed and free verse poems that convey stories about people, places, nature, animals, inspiration, cuisine, music, celebrations, epiphanies and inanimate objects. Included in her compilation is a metrical sample of a Pantoum, Limerick, Elegy and Haiku. This eclectic full-length collection of poetry depicts experiences illustrated through diverse forms of self-expression. Poetry spans across diverse cultures, genders and dialects. Poetic thoughts via metaphors, imagination and creativity allow an individual to weave a storyline of lyrical attributes through personal interpretations. Many poems may not affect every poet or booklover in the same manner, but that is the beauty of it. We can connect to similar emotions, but interpret them uniquely.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781478718758
Publisher: Outskirts Press, Inc.
Publication date: 02/10/2013
Pages: 148
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.34(d)

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Wings of the Wind: A Cornucopia of Poetry 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
FM2 More than 1 year ago
She REVIEWS IT found Wings of the Wind: A Cornucopia of Poetry last year and finally got a chance to share our sentiments. This is one of those books to place on the coffee table that will entertain the hand that picks it up. You'll find more than a a few poems that deserves a book mark, because Author Kym Gordon Moore places words on paper in such a way that sentences dance in your head, just like a favorite song from the past. She REVIEWS IT found Wings of the Wind a good choice to take to the beach on a sunny day or a reason to cuddle up with, on a rainy day. Kym promised us that every reader will have their own unique emotions arise and she was right. This book is truly mental floss for your mind when you need a special collection in your archives.
ReadersFavorite More than 1 year ago
Reviewed by Karen Pirnot for Readers' Favorite In Wings of the Wind, A Cornucopia of Poetry, author Kym Gordon Moore has offered the reader a variety of poetic thoughts and styles in a book of deep thought and inspiration. The poetry is divided into eight chapters which depict ideas of freedom, activity, hope, celebration, nature, rhythms, yesteryear and the flavors of life. The author writes in free form as well as in traditional, more restricted forms such as Limerick, Iambic Pentameter and Haiku. Those wanting to find excellent examples of these forms would do well to pick up the book and study the creative manner in which the author has used the various forms. Wings of the Wind had several favorites for me. Moore writes of "Living with Purpose," "A Victim's Gift" and "Unveiling Deception," all poems in which the personal soul is explored to considerable depth. There are messages which encourage the reader to remember and respect the past and to reach out to friends when all seems hopeless. I loved the honesty of the poetry and the fact that the author did not hold back on personal thoughts and feelings. "Dance at My Funeral" was such an earthy, honest verse that you would almost swear the author was speaking directly to her friends and that you as the reader simply overheard the conversation. This is a lovely short book which will inspire some and get others thinking about the direction of their own lives. And then, there is the final tribute to the author's mother which is reflective, simple and beautiful.