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Goodnight Youth is a short and eclectic collection of poems centered around two central themes: regret and love. The poems in this collection explore, deconstruct, and reaffirms these universal themes.
Kindle Edition, 47 pages
Published July 20th 2019
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Jan 24, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: giveaways, poetry
I received a free digital copy of this book through a giveaway hosted on GoodReads.

Goodnight Youth is an ode to the pleasures and pains of adulthood. As the section titles suggest, the first section is about Nicolau’s regrets: his mistakes, his lost and failed loves, and many other unpleasant events in his life. However, the second section, Love, exhibits that it is not all bad, and that joy can show through heartache as he sings the praises of his wife and the excitement of parenthood. Nicolau’
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Kelley Blair
Oct 22, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Thank you to the author for this gifted copy. This short book of poetry packs a punch. At the core is regret and love. It is deep and at times dark but these themes can be wide ranging. As one reads this assorted collection you may feel like you have been on a wild ride. My core felt many sided emotions.
Eric Keegan
Nov 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Very very quick read, with tons of heart and imagery. I love a good poetry book that you can pop right in and out of, especially ones like this that leave you with plenty to think about and ponder.
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While most kids wanted to be an astronaut or a firefighter when they grow up, Nathan wanted to be a writer. Ever since a young age, he has been captivated by stories and how they shape us. This passion for storytelling led him to pursue a Screenwriting degree from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, where he graduated in 2018.

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