Bloomington, IN (Vocus) March 19, 2010
Rochester, NY– March 18, 2010 – The poet who pens behind the pseudonym Daughter of Eli takes poetry lovers and literary aficionados to an unforgettable journey as she shares her insights on life, love, and everything in between. The Acappella Accompaniment Project, a striking anthology released through Xlibris, offers readers a glimpse into the author’s colorful daily routines that generally create a kaleidoscopic world of beauty and irony.
Penning over one hundred literary pieces of poems and prose, Daughter of Eli offers lyrical verses that display immense emotional power. Through rhyme and rhythm, she provides lighthearted pieces that revolve around her opinions and her family’s point of view, to which many others can relate to. The poem A Dilemma touches on the emotions a human heart has to conquer when confronted with life’s simple or heartbreaking predicaments. Hello Angel and Le Autobus Escuela are childlike expressions of joy over new sneakers and going to school. Melodic and witty, Bird in the Bush is a poem that tells of the rewards of flying away and breaking free.
Readers of this enthralling release will find themselves engrossed in comical and whimsical outlooks on everyday living. From poems about taxes to prose touching on inferno, The Acappella Accompaniment Project is an insightful and fun journey of savoring life’s sweet and bitter realities.
About the Author
Daughter of Eli was born in Detroit, Michigan, and raised in Rochester, New York. She graduated from Edison Technical and Occupation Education Center with a background in computers. She has an Associate Degree from Alfred State College and a Bachelor’s Degree from Buffalo State College in Computer Information Systems. After college, she became a part-time track coach for her church. She wrote poetry in high school and in college on demand. It wasn’t until 2008 that she started to write continually. She is now married with three children: Telle, Miles, and Tremaine.
The Acappella Accompaniment Project * by Daughter of Eli
Publication Date: November 21, 2009
Picture Book; $31.99; 60 pages; 978-1-4415-7104-5
Picture Book Hardcover; $41.99; 60 pages; 978-1-4415-7105-2
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