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by Mary McElveen (Goodreads Author)
"Cheerfully Lost" is a journey through the everyday: its challenges, surprises and insights. It is a book about nothing--and everything. These are poems that explore where we spend our days, and suggest that there may be more there than meets the eye.
Mass Market Paperback, 42 pages
Published December 2009 by Lulu.com
(first published 2009)
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I love the poet's use of alliteration and the lilting sound the poetry makes in my mind as I read it. These poems are like a series of domestic scenes made sacred and beautiful in the framing. My favorite poem in the collection is "Loss."