Windflowers, a collection of fifty poems in traditional forms on natural subjects, illuminates their subtler, elemental truths, often escaping literal, surface perception by humans. Enriched by Rachel Hunderfund's drawings, the book advocates deep respect for nature's health, and hopes for mankind's wholeness within it.
Take a journey to a special time and place. It is a true historical description of how it took an entire family to run a farm during the period just prior to modern mechanization.
A time when it took the complete integration of people, animals and plants to make it a success. And no matter how well you plan, farming is all weather dependent and how well you adapt to its changes.
The Parting is a collection of one dozen prose poems and short fictions previously published and anthologized. These compressed, lyrical, and narrative works conjure quiet dream worlds of partings, transformations, and transmigrations.
The raps, rants and images within grew out of talks with young people about justice, government and expression. In Why Politics Matters author Tim McGillicuddy looks forward and back at politics in America. He feels the need for the book is so transparently obvious as to sometimes be invisible.
Objects stir to life and experiences assume physical forms in this book of poetry about friendship and common ground.
Indomitable Journey is Tim McGillicuddy’s fifth book of poetry with Northshire. He proposes that if you’ve forgotten your love of Nature, go to Alaska to watch the salmon run. If that doesn’t work—don’t come back. In August, 2015 my son and I took a trip to Alaska to see the salmon run. The ecosystem of the Pacific Northwest exists because of the salmon’s journey.
This book poems began with wonder and gratitude reflecting on the year- plus that I have lived on bluffs directly overlooking the great Atlantic Ocean on Block Island, and on the rugged New England shore in Cape Cod. It soon occurred to me with equal gratitude and wonder that I have lived on an island in the Atlantic the majority of my life. That island is called Manhattan.
RESCUE is the remarkable and heartfelt story of a war veteran, Captain Dirck Hansen, who lives in his confined world of PTSD but an extraordinary service dog, Chauncey, transforms him heart and soul. But one day, his dog vanishes, forging a two-year harrowing odyssey that both man and dog must endure. Hope grows from despair in this gripping but charming story of a man and his beloved dog.
Lady Lucy's Laugh Giraffe Journey is a fun, funny and fanciful joke book that showcases the principle: Laugh to Learn. First of all, giraffes are, by nature, funny creatures and so the jokes play off of the height of giraffes and their long long necks and their smiles and horns and friendly appearance.
Rather it be an Owl in a tree, or a Tree Frog symphony this night time children's poem is sure to delight. With its gentle rustic illustrations and sleepy rhymes this book is sure to put your child on the threshold of sleepy time dreams.