Author’s Prowess Revealed in Some Like It Real: Poetry Unleashed

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Over three hundred pages of compelling poetry await readers in Xlibris release

From author-poet Lee Roberts comes a richly woven tapestry of the magical and mundane. Her book, Some Like It Real: Poetry Unleashed, reflects the fabric of worldly lives, set to the sometimes familiar, oftentimes fantastic dimension of poetry.

Most of the poems in this collection are taken from “real life” and the people who inhabit it, the author included. They are not fancy or difficult to decipher. It is written in the language of the people, along with their common—or uncommon—stories and experiences. With twists on the mundane and the fantastic, this is real life set to the cadence of poetry.

Divided into nine sections, Some Like It Real: Poetry Unleashed covers topics such as animals, love, magic, the supernatural, nature, holidays, dreams, fantasies, life’s hardships, and more. Some poems are short while others are long, but are always profound. Its enchantment will amuse readers as they browse through its pages.

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About the Author
The author has resided in Hawaii, Washington State, and southern Arizona. These culturally and geographically diverse areas and the people as well as the finned, furred, and feathered inhabitants are the inspiration for many of the poems in the book.

Some Like It Real: Poetry Unleashed * by Lee Roberts
Publication Date: May 20, 2011
Trade Paperback; $19.99; 358 pages; 978-1-4568-9295-1
Trade Hardback; $29.99; 358 pages; 978-1-4568-9296-8
eBook; $9.99; 978-1-4568-9297-5

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