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This debut collection of poetry is a lyrical, mystical and visceral exploration of love and vision. Describing emotional landscapes with empathy and precision, the story explores the complexity of human connection, intimacy and separation. A timeless meditation on love as it transcends physical touch into spiritual oneness, and on the strength and fragility of the human sp ...more
Kindle Edition, 232 pages
Published June 6th 2019
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No reader will come out of this book without feeling. From the start of the first poem, I was won. Until the last page, I was held, and even after, still am. This is a gorgeous book, so beautifully and elegantly written. I was drawn to it because I love everything that this author writes; from her longer prose and to her poetry, I am always swept away in some other world where I remain deeply inspired. This book made me feel the same way - swept me away completely. There's just something so magi ...more
Beautifully rich and layered; lyrical longer pieces exploring love and separation are woven together with little pieces of heart and soul; the very ribs from the author’s own chest. The tension with which heartbreak is held by hope is exquisite; and told delicately, with profound and kind wisdom. The story gathers around the reader and I think will always be a part of us. I feel quite bereft now it’s finished and sit feeling strangely alone without its accompaniment. A truly beautiful and master ...more
Having lived across three continents, Lubomira Kourteva is a Canadian writer, storyteller, poet, spiritual teacher, healer, and humanitarian. She is the author of poetry books "Moonhold" (2019) and "The God-like Things" (2021). She is the founder of "Art of Love", a publication dedicated to deepening our connections so that we lead more spiritually and emotionally fulfilling lives; by exploring th ...more
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