we carry the sky Read Online Free - Simultaneously vulnerable and fierce, this collection of short-form poems engages themes of femininity, identity, violence, and healing.
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December 31, 2016
im not crying. im not. its just that there is a poetry book in my eye. thats all. promise. not tears here
January 03, 2017
ACTUAL RATING: 4.5 STARS
We carry the sky is a short poetry collection split into four sections that will hit you with various emotions along the way. I read this collection in one sitting a few days ago and was struck with the beauty of Robbin’s words strung together to form such awe inspiring po...
February 20, 2017
I’m so incredibly grateful to the author, McKayla Robbin, for sending me a copy of her book for review. I devoured it within an hour right after it arrived, and then I read it again the next day.
We Carry The Sky is a poetry collection that’s split up into 4 sections, and it touches on topics like...
January 16, 2018
It was quick to read and simply beautiful, exactly what I needed after a day spent studying.
thank you for pulling the sun up
over the horizon
when i was too tired
from staying up all night
the stars in place
— for my best friend
February 09, 2017
ALL THE STARS IN THE WORLD!
I have a review up on my blog:
I don’t mean to brag but like seriously, pick this up right now because this has become one of my favorite poetry books. If you love The Princess Saves Herself In This One by Amanda Lovelace or Milk a...
December 22, 2016
These are miniature yet MIGHTY poems that tackle love, loss, and liberation. Broken into four parts, 'we carry the sky' chips away at entrenched systems of social injustice before chipping away at the parts of ourselves that have been conditioned to stomach such injustice.
This collection is a sa...
December 19, 2016
My heart is still racing from reading this book. It is powerful, inspiring, and well written from beginning to end. Short-form poetry is fast becoming my favourite kind of poetry. I will return again and again to these poems, particularly those in part 3 and 4. Even if you don't read poetry, the...
February 27, 2017
I read it way too fast and was actually disappointed when i reached the end. This book is beautiful, from the begging to the very last page. It felt like a very kind hug. Absolutely loved it!
January 18, 2018
Like I said before.
I really need non romantic poetry.
May 30, 2017
More of a 4.5!
Wow. Simply beautiful. I do not think I have the words to describe this collection of poetry. I would definitely recommend it to those instead in feminist poetry and self-love poetry!