“Elissaveta Iordanova’s poems capture small, fleeting moments with haiku-like compression and delicacy.”—Elizabeth Frank, Pulitzer Prize-winning author
NEW YORK (PRWEB) October 09, 2013
In her evocative new poetry collection, “A Happy Dreamer: Short Poems from the Blueberry Fields” (published by iUniverse), Elissaveta Iordanova pays homage to the beauty of different places she’s visited over the past 15 years.
Iordanova’s poems are short but filled with imagery. Her personal writing style collects reactions, thoughts and feelings she had while experiencing nature and life – from the sound of the sea crashing against the rocks to poems that speak of love found under the light of the moon. Iordanova’s command of tone, pace and metaphor makes the collection of short poems alluring. She views this book as a way to choreograph poetic canvases as dances of the heart.
Praise for “A Happy Dreamer”:
“Elissaveta Iordanova’s poems capture small, fleeting moments with haiku-like compression and delicacy.”
—Elizabeth Frank, Pulitzer Prize-winning author
“A Happy Dreamer”
By Elissaveta Iordanova
Hardcover | 5.5 x 8.5 in | 104 pages | ISBN 9781475988499
Softcover | 5.5 x 8.5 in | 104 pages | ISBN 9781475988475
E-Book | ISBN 9781475988482
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble
About the Author
Elissaveta Iordanova is a choreographer and performing artist based in New York. She earned her MFA from Sarah Lawrence College as the first dance Fulbright scholar from Bulgaria. As the artistic director for Elea Gorana Dance Collective, she collaborates with dancers, actors, composers, musicians and singers. This is her first book of poetry.
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