we are a
at the moon,
knowing she empathizes
with our same hearts
always missing each other
by nothing more
than those few minutes
that separate darkness
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This was an absolute waste of time.
Teenage angst, terrible terrible poetry, this was definitely someone who saw the new trend of short poetry and tried to get on board, failed and honestly just wanted a poetry book published and went the lazy way about it.
I read a few that I recognized from quotes and posts on Pinterest and Instagram (this seems to be a theme amongst wannabe Atticus or Lovelace admirers) and I don’t appreciate that.
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this one i really felt and is my favourite so far.
still the thing is that i cannot connect with the poems is about the romantic relationship. since i never got in the same situation. seem to only read poems about were the women are the one who control the male. but i enjoyed this one and will for sure recommend it!
There were a few times where the pronouns confused me- specially the use of 'she' and 'you'. Sometimes the two were used interchangeably and othertimes referenced two different people and that made it hard to follow a few times.
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It was okay. It wasn't the best poetry book I've read. I felt it was too short and was missing something. The last 10 or so pages went deep compared to the rest of the book, in my opinion, and were probably the best. ...more
Though a lot of pages were starred and a lot of poems were marked I still feel like there was even more poetry in that laid flat for me. But, the ones I liked I really liked! Let's talk about them a little bit... There are shape poems in the beginning! I didn't expect that at all, and as someone whose very intrigued by that particular style of poetry I found this very pleasing to begin our story with. Pages 14 and 16 were my favorites. As for the ones I didn't note, they wer ...more
I wasn’t, however, expecting what kind of poems I would find in this book... But I definitely wasn’t disappointed! In fact, this has quickly become one of my favorite poetry books!
Everything about Dear Midnight’s aesthetic, content, and visual style makes me so happy! The amount of raw emotion in each poem had me “Awe ...more