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- What are three things that would make your character become disgusted with someone they loved (such as their mother or their spouse)?
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- Do people around your character know what offends them and what doesn’t? How? Has the character openly voiced their opinions or have people been able to pick up on how they feel through obvious or subtle behaviors (word choice, avoidance, facial expressions, etc.)?
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Feign II: The Downfall has been rated and reviewed at Langmanual.com.
“Rating of three out of five ponderous stars. Feign Collection Book 2. Poetry book by T.L. Curtis.
With a tagline like “The Downfall” it’s hardly a wonder this book is filled with poems that are frankly, downers. They convey sorrow and hopelessness. No two ways about it. That said. Don’t be fooled about my opinion. This book really pleasantly surprised me. I’m generally NOT a fan of poetry or sad stories, in fact I’ve only ever bought one poetry book in my entire life, and not by choice, it was for a school assignment. But since I liked another book by this author (Show Her) so I wanted to give it a chance. This author seems to have a knack for ponderous content so I sought out her other published work. I wasn’t disappointed.”
Read the rest of the review at http://www.langmanual.com/post/2252467.
Feign II: The Downfall by T. L. Curtis is out and ready for purchase! Follow the links below to get your copy today!
Feign II: The Downfall is another brilliant collection of poetry brought to us by the sharp-tongued goddess of wit and real-talk.”
Advance reviewers agree that Feign II is another varied, exciting, and powerful collection of poetry and lyrics from T. L. Curtis. Whether you are a veteran reader of poetry or don’t generally read poetry, you’ll be likely to find your next favorite piece in this anthology.
More reviewer comments:
“I felt inspired, happy and giddy while I read this book.” –Sara H.
“Even if you’re not into poetry, you might find yourself relating to the poems more than you thought you would; I know I did!” –Susan B.
“I was drawn in immediately by her interesting narrative and the upbeat rhythm of her words.” –Palmer C.
“…this “collection” tells a story, one of heartbreak and the dark depths to which we can fall when our world, our light, leaves us forever.” –Kenneth B.
“Feign II opens on a strong note with ‘I Hate Myself’, a powerful poem encapsulating the all too familiar feelings of self-doubt and self-loathing.” –Tara L.
“With Curtis’ powerful voice, I would recommend this book of poetry to people who would like a smooth introduction to the world of poetry!” –Melissa H.
“Relax, have a glass of wine, & enjoy “Feign II The Downfall”, by T.L. Curtis. Her collection of 20 poems gives us a glimpse into the many phases of love.” –Vickie D.
“This Book Feign ll: the Downfall proved to be a spectacular book of poetry that peeps right into the soul of the reader.” –Francesca M. (less)
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