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My Family Is Weird: Semi-Autobiographical Mostly True Poems
by Beth Taylor
Every family has its own lore, its own set of funny little anecdotes that are told, and laughed over, at every family reunion. In this case the author has dipped into her own family's file of weird and silly experiences and set them to verse. Written in a narrative and humorous style, each poem has been inspired by events that are unique to the author's family but at the ...more
Paperback, 74 pages
Published March 22nd 2013 by Createspace
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This is a witty, whimsical look at family and childhood, through the medium of poetry. I could see my own "weird" childhood in many of the poems. From "They Say" to "Brother Up a Tree" and "Raining Cats and Dogs", I found this collection of poetry to be quite entertaining and simply delightful!
Beth Pennington Taylor earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Alaska, Anchorage; now a teacher in the Gifted and Talented Program of the Anchorage School District. She previously taught elementary art with the district for nine years. As a member of the Alaska Watercolor Society, she has had her watercolor paintings accepted in numerous statewide juried art shows.More about Beth Taylor...