When I Bleed Words: Poetry from my Heart, Soul and Blood

· Shirley Siaton Parabia

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Here I am, at the crossroads

Of thought and memory and sensation

Awaiting the curtains to rise.

The ink, in the pen

Of unbridled spirit

Speak and question—and speak some more.


Poetry from my heart, soul and blood

An omnibus collection of 80 free-verse poems written across decades by award-winning author Shirley Siaton, When I Bleed Words tells the riveting story of a young woman’s journey through life.

Each piece is an evocative, eye-opening treatise from her heart, soul, and blood. Each verse is an honest, unpretentious testament to a world rife with beautiful intricacies, tribulations, and triumphs.

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