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Looking To Be Seen

4.25  ·  Rating Details  ·  16 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
A beautiful book of poetry written with warmth, heart and love about life's challenges, heartache, and blessings.
Paperback, 52 pages
Published January 12th 2010 by Createspace (first published 2010)
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Apr 04, 2015 Maria rated it it was amazing
What a lovely collection of poems. I'm not a reader of poetry usually, but I downloaded this collection free from Smashwords, and I'm glad I did. Lori Osterman has a way with words that will stir up all sorts of emotions. At times I could feel tears coming to my eyes, at other times, I was smiling. This book is written to uplift, motivate and inspire, and it does all those things, in my opinion. I'll definitely consider purchasing this as a gift in the future.
Mar 30, 2010 Sharon rated it really liked it
Best read as an adjunct to Ms. Newman's memoir, "Here All Along," this volume of poems describes Ms. Newman's love for her daughters, her battles with abusive former husbands and a significant amount of personal growth through it all.

Nicely done rhymes, with some bonus material at the end in which Ms. Newman shares funny tales about her kids. Good work all the way around.
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Mar 14, 2010 Lori Finnila rated it it was amazing
Her poems are very heartfelt.
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Book Launch 1 6 Jan 04, 2010 10:56AM  
Here All Along is one woman's struggle to leave an abusive marriage, twice. Her struggle through the court system in hopes of finding someone to help protect her and her daughters from her ex-husbands who refused to let go. Her fight to obtain and keep her restraining order three years in a row and finally learning who she could count on to protect her and her children. Here All Along is an inspir ...more
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