This is my 1st poetry collection, entitled, Lovely Revelations. I wrote these pieces over the course of roughly a year and am currently working on its follow-up volume. They are poems that my main character has written to her lover in my novel as their relationship develops and she finds her voice as a writer. He is her muse and the poetry is the result of her struggle to articulate what he makes her feel.
This collection does not prescribe to a specific or consistent style or organization of poetry. I let each piece guide itself and manifest into what it became. I enjoy playing with different styles and techniques. Metaphors and alliteration are the two that I tend to gravitate towards and I depend upon a great deal of sensory