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A Collection of Nightmares by Christina Sng
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it was amazing

This collection of poetry by Christina Sng is meant to be read by candlelight in a dark, creepy room. While some poetry collections follow a theme or message, this collection captures the essence of the title perfectly,
"A Collection of Nightmares"
Any of these bite-sized terrors could find themselves slipping into your memory; making a return appearance while you sleep...a nugget of nightmare fuel.
"Mirror to the Other Side"
Through the mirror
I see him, translucent
In the forest,

Tiny form bent
Over a dying fawn,
Bringing it back to life.

"So what do you think of
Our Mirror to the Other Side?"
The saleslady asks.

I nod and smile, never
Taking my eyes off my boy.
"I'll take it."

Wow! See what I mean? I could think of these words for the rest of the day. And this book is full of insidious, little treasures just like that one.
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If you haven’t yet experienced the allure of dark poetry such as this, let Christina Sng’s smartly spoken words work their magic on you. I promise, once you start collecting poetry like this, you'll never want to stop enjoying it.
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Reading Progress

February 19, 2020 – Started Reading
February 19, 2020 – Shelved
February 19, 2020 – Finished Reading

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