Honeymoon of Mourning Paperback / softback
This beautiful book is a moving collection of ninety poems exploring the themes of death, separation and bereavement. When a beloved partner dies, a long lasting bond comes to an end.
The one left behind enters a silence, the daily exchange of words no longer there.
Former Waldorf teacher Maarten Ploeger has written an inner dialogue with his wife after her death -- an intimate conversation which offers great rewards for the reader.
This is a very special book which will give strength to those in the first phase of loss, and a sense of wonder and appreciation to all readers. 'Heyday'Honeymoon of mourningmaelstrom of feelingsreigniting loveYou on your wings thereI here on minethere and here melting in crucibleof undividedbeing together stillHeaven is no placeis consciousnesshere as therethere as herea dance moving usSoftly we touchwith feelings of beforeagain in lovesensing again the wings of the butterflythe butterfly you have become
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 100 pages
- Publisher: Adonis Press
- Publication Date: 29/07/2016
- Category: Poetry by individual poets
- ISBN: 9780932776563