Whiskey Words & a Shovel I
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Whiskey Words & a Shovel I

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Completely revised and expanded brand-new edition of Volume I, the first book in the Whiskey poetry trilogy.Whiskey, Words, and a Shovel, Vol. 1, is about reclaiming your power on the path to a healthy relationship. It is a testament to choosing to love yourself, even if it means heartbreak. Originally released in 2015, this re-rerelease packs the same punch as the first version, but makes an even greater connection with the soul of the reader. Each piece has been re-seen and revamped to reflect the author's continuing journey with his partner, Samantha King, without whom this book would not exist. Samantha is the muse, the "she" the writer speaks of; she is every woman who has felt like she wasn't good enough, and every woman who struggles to find love. * Whiskey, Words, and a Shovel vol I and Whiskey, Words, and a Shovel Vol II are both Bestsellers in African American poetry. * Whiskey II has sold 70,000 copies in seven months in the US. * r.h.Sin has 52K Facebook likes; 626K Twitter followers and 666K Instagram followers (June 2017)show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 304 pages
  • 127 x 178 x 20mm | 17g
  • Andrews McMeel Publishing
  • Kansas City, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • Revised
  • 1449488064
  • 9781449488062
  • 1,370

Review quote

"That [past] relationship continues to fuel his writing, which encourages women to dump lesser men, avoid jerks, and stand up for what they want." (Sheila Marikar, The New Yorker) "R.H. Sin uses poetry to share his accounts of heartbreak and unhealthy relationships. He speaks of his muse, who is every woman who has struggled to find love and felt like she wasn't worthy of it." (Dominique Etzel, Alloy)show more

About R. H. Sin

Born in New Brunswick, NJ, and later moving to Florida, r.h. Sin comes from a place where a life of pain is the norm and destruction is a constant. Through an early love for reading and writing, r.h. Sin was able to pull away from some of the social distractions that plagued so many of his peers. After returning to the northeast and moving to New York in pursuit of love, the young modern poet found that and much more.show more

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