The Bomb That Blew Up God: And Other Serious Poems Hardcover – 25 August 2020
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"From haiku to narrative free verse, his exploration of form, rhyme
and rhythm is almost a compendium of modern poetic style. The
tone is varied too - from playful humor to earnest poignancy - but
the poems are artfully arranged to lead the reader smoothly from
one emotion to next. And then there is the breadth of subject
matter, which allows the reader a close-up view of the vastness of
human experience, across the globe and deep within, through the
poet's eyes. Freddy's poems are accessible on the surface, easy to
read, yet layered with deeper meaning for those willing to spend
more time with them."
--Monica Hadley, entrepreneur and host of the podcast Writers'
Voices with Monica and Caroline
"Drawing from a wide cultural background, Freddy Niagara
Fonseca, skips, dances and delights his way through this wonderful
collection of poems."
--Tony Ellis, author of There is Wisdom in Walnuts
"I loved this vast, complex, yet simple book of wonderful poetry. I
recommend this book of sublime intensity to any true reader."
--Rudy Wilson, National Award-Winning Author of several novels
"Here is a highly educated mind, taking from a thorough familiarity
with the forms of poetry only what fits most fluidly to his purpose."
--Karla Christensen, poet, muralist, illustrator, Ecuador
"This collection of works is distinctive -- certainly original and
eclectic, deeply sobering and uniquely stylized."
--Rodney Charles, author of the bestselling Every Day A Miracle
"Here is the collection of poetry I have waited for all my life -- Freddy Niagara Fonseca's The Bomb That Blew Up God. At last, poems that satisfy both the critical mind and longing soul. Bold exquisite, rich language and brilliant awake treatments breathe life into worthy themes -- nature, seasons, home, memory, dance, death, music, poetry, contentment. These poems entertain!"
Burton Milward, Jr., retired attorney, author, radio show host
"What a variety of emotions in these poems! Some whimsical and
calling to be read aloud, some elegantly musical with a touch of
--Jeffrey Moses, Author of Oneness: Great Principles Shared by All
"This impressive volume is one that we can pick up at bedtime and
open any page for mind travel. We are reminded that we are part
of the world of nature."
--Gretchen Langstaff Schaffer, dancer, BA Fine Arts in Dance The
- Language : English
- Hardcover : 194 pages
- ISBN-10 : 1421836629
- ISBN-13 : 978-1421836621
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The Bomb That Blew Up God will uplift you and expand your horizons (pun intended).