Category: Poetry

Where I See The Sun
Feb
2

Where I See The Sun

Where I See The Sun Contemporary Poetry In The Virgin Islands. Lasana M Sekou, Editor. St. Martin, Caribbean: House of Nehesi Publishers, 2016. Paperback: $20.00 USC The anthology comprises poetry from 26 poets, including Eileene L. Parsons, Patricia Turnbull, Verna Penn Moll, Natalio Wheatley (Sowande Uhuru), Richard Georges, Quincy Lettsome, Traci O’Dea, Joe O’Neill, Adell Semper, […]

Legacy: Poems
Feb
2

Legacy: Poems

Legacy: Poems Verna Penn Moll. England, UK: Cedar Tree Books, 1997. $15.95  USC (Paperback) (New) An anthology of poems in praise of the Virgin Islands but applicable worldwide, written while the author spent many years away from her native home. Reviews Verna Penn Moll writes with simplicity of structure and a clarity that brings her […]

The Essence of Life
Feb
2

The Essence Of Life And Other Poems (1976)

The Essence Of Life and other Poems. Verna Ernestine Penn. Tortola:1976 (out-of-print) A selection from hundreds of poems spanning a ten-year period, some of which have appeared in three publications. Here’s a sampling: THE ESSENCE OF LIFE To glide along the blades Of silvery grass; To listen to the tunes Which pitch proximity Between the […]