When It Starts to Hurt: a collection of poems

byRama Kaba

Hardcover | November 1, 2016

When It Starts to Hurt: a collection of poems by Rama Kaba
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When life starts to hurt, what do you do?

Do you let the pain destroy you or do you become stronger and conquer it?

Come take this bittersweet journey with Rama, as she examines emotions we are often told to ignore--our ability to feel, understand and deal with pain.

When It Starts to Hurt is composed of three parts that explore how we talk about (or never talk about) death, addiction, mental illness, and harmful relationships.

No topic is too sensitive, or taboo, as Rama challenges the idea of normality and formality, with blunt, laconic and poignant poems.

Rama Kaba grew up in the Bronx, New York City and Columbus, Georgia before settling in Ontario, Canada. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts from York University, and her Master of Information from the University of Toronto. If it was up to her, she would rather be reading all day instead of writing, but she does have a wild imagination...
Title:When It Starts to Hurt: a collection of poemsFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:106 pages, 8 X 5 X 0.31 inShipping dimensions:106 pages, 8 X 5 X 0.31 inPublished:November 1, 2016Publisher:Zircon PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0980943264

ISBN - 13:9780980943269

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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