You are special! You are amazing! All that this book does is remind you of that and does its best in assisting you to let the gold that you are shine forth. The truth is that in life you can never achieve anything above how you view yourself nor your mind would allow you to work at achieving it. There is a scripture that I love from the bible which says: “As a man thinketh, so is he” proverbs 23:24. It is similar to a quote by one of my favourite philosophers Confucius: “He who think he can and he who think he can’t are both usually right” I have endeavoured in this book to show the potential that you have and that you are already awesome and you should let yourself busk in the glory and purity of your awesomeness.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-25 - Publisher: Canongate Books
Lemn Sissay was seventeen when he wrote his first poetry book, which he hand-sold to the miners and mill workers of Wigan. Since then his poems have become landmarks, sculpted in granite and built from concrete, recorded on era-defining albums and declaimed in over twenty countries. He has performed to
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-18 - Publisher: Canongate Books
Lemn Sissay's poems are laid into the streets of downtown Manchester, feature on the side of a public house in the same city and have been emblazoned on a central London bus route. He has been published in press as diverse as the the Times Literary Supplement and the Independent