Through the Gathering Dark

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Summary

Through the Gathering Dark takes a raw and honest journey through relationships, becoming a single parent, doubt, shame, depression and everywhere in between. Deanna's poems speak to facing the dark that must be named to heal. She delves into finding empowerment in owning all that has passed, and letting go. Through the Gathering Dark is a relatable work of detail and observation across issues such as mental health, divorce, parenting, abuse, revelation and ultimately freedom.

Genre:
Poetry
Author:
Deanna L. Raymond
Status:
Complete
Chapters:
5
Rating:
n/a
Age Rating:
18+

Through the Gathering Dark

By Deanna Raymond

Copywright @2020 Deanna Raymond

All Rights Reserved

For the lessons and people that inspired me, good or bad. For my boys that have kept me grounded, alive, and who are my whole world. For the people that walked into my life and stayed and have let me be who I truly am; and for my sister, Mom and Dad who have loved me through every rollercoaster ride life has given me.

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Ted Yellow: A beautiful collection of poems that come with random messages about life. The use of metaphor is amazing and adds to the overall beauty of the poems. A little more attention to the use of punctuation can make it even better!

Fir Breidel: Nice. I feel sad knowing the author passed away. It is a nice story. Thank you for writing us this lovely story

doveyoga888: 5 stars, I recommend this to anyone looking for encouragement, compassion, or motivation

brOKen_gurl_here: I loved this book, it was sad, emotional, and relatable. I really liked the poem 'friends'. I think that one was my favorite! I hope you write more poems! Thank you for writing this book!

karl: I'm new to this genre but the combination of story and verse made it different.

Sugarcone19: Takes me back to a lost lovers time and heartbreaks of the farm.

KayKayBrianne: Need to read this book asap aspa aspap

Emiley: I'm really sorry that that happened to you but rn the best thing you can do is if ur boyfriend drives you somewhere to get away from the hell hole cause when stuff really hits fan just run with him and cut ties with your parents get a job and establish stable income rn I'm only 14 but I sure as h...

heironymousridiculous: Do I love you more because one of your parents was a narcissist? Or was it always that crumpled, refracted, white trash inheritance besieging my negative attachments until I’d eaten up all my carefully rationed self-esteem? Of course I was insane with hunger. Of course you never meant to hurt me ...

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jacqasiamcafee1: Such a beautiful story. Really helps to continually build your faith. With God all things are possible.

David: Just gave you 4 stars for the Grammar since you only have C2, weak.Other than that, loved the "Wanna be a psychopath" approach and writing.Keep up the good work and keep stealing Infreno's ideas :)

Laraine Smith: This should be a movie! :)

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