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A STYLIST MAGAZINE BEST SUMMER 2020 READ
'i read it fast, folding pages of the small poems that stole my breath or returned it...[it is] medicine for a broken heart.' ~ adrienne maree brown
'Della's words are like a healing balm for your soul.' ~ Hazel Hayes
'Short poems heavy with power and magic...this book will crack open your heart.' ~ Reader Review
From the British viral poet Della Hicks-Wilson comes an empowering and lyrical collection of 150 short, interconnected poems about the heart, letting go, and a healing love, that readers can carry and quote for a lifetime.
you feel heavy
because you are
too full of truth.
open your mouth more.
let the truth exist
somewhere other than
inside your body.’
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Listen to a new, soulful performance of Small Cures as it was intended to be read, in one breathtaking sitting by the author herself. This bestselling collection of poetry is a book-length ode to self-love tenderly composed into three parts - diagnosis, treatment and recovery. Listeners will journey through each stage as Della Hicks-Wilson's soothing voice serves as the gentle guide to self-healing we all need.
'Quick and powerful, with metaphor and turns of phrase that caught me wonderfully off-guard. If you have ever loved, lost a love, and/or been in pain, there are lines here that will speak to you and lodge in your heart. I know I will return to these poems again and again.' ~ Nancy, Raven Book Store