The Art of Losing: Poems of Grief and Healing by Kevin Young

The Art of Losing: Poems of Grief and Healing

Kevin Young

311 pages first pub 2010 (editions)

nonfiction poetry reflective medium-paced


Poetry serves a unique role in our lives, distilling human experience and emotion down to truths as potent as they are brief. There are two times most people turn to it: for love and loss. The Art of Losing will be the first anthology of its kind,...

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emotional 83%
reflective 83%
sad 83%
challenging 33%
hopeful 33%
inspiring 33%
dark 16%


medium 66%
slow 16%
fast 16%

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