“Poetry is the play of right words with some of the most in-describable emotions, while poets are those players who plays with the beautiful words and makes way to compose these heart touching and soulful poems for us!”
Reviewing this amazing poetry collection book, “There Was A Feeling” by Author-Poet Luna Arsyn has been a very satisfying experience to me since I started my writing journey as a poet. And now whenever I get a chance to review a poetry collection book, I not only enjoy reading these new and expressive poems, where the Poet conveys some unheard messages through their words, but also I get the opportunity to learn something new regarding the composition of poetry, each time!
About the Author: Author Mrinali Jadhav, also known as Luna Arsyn is an author, artist, entrepreneur, and medical student. She dreams of becoming a performer one day. She loves writing songs, poetries, and telling stories. She believes that ‘Humans’ are made of stories, and stories can only continue to live on when they are told when they are narrated. May it be through novels, poetry, movies, songs, or any other medium possible! Stories must live on as they make the past understandable and the future dependable.
Thus, she wishes to continue writing stories and telling the stories, that she comes across on a daily basis. Focusing on the point that ARTS can heal oneself, her passion project DESIGNLAZA focuses on healing through the mediums of MUSIC and WRITING. She is also the founder of SOSHA – Society of Self-healing Arts, where she focuses on integrating MUSIC-ART-HEALING as a single form of medicine to self-heal.
She also works as the Managing Editor for UNVERBALISE, a platform aiming to bring talents from all around the world in one place. Working as an Editor, she was fortunate enough to read and edit some very remarkable pieces for the platform. An evening with a cup of turmeric latte and newly selected articles and poems for editing and publishing is what she thinks of as a Perfect and Serene Evening. Dreaming of visiting many countries in the future and performing in many of the prominent arenas and stadiums, she believes that an exciting future awaits.
Book’s Theme & Introduction: Poetry – This book, There Was A Feeling is having an amazing collection of poems, throwing light upon the various emotions that one faces. This poetry collection book is unique within its enriched vocabularies and presentation, travelling deep and dense into the emotions of readers leaving a long lasting impact. Well in this book, the author tries to paint a picture of the vulnerable heart of a teenager who will soon be stepping into a new decade of life. Poems that were written down as mere thoughts in a diary are condensed into these pages!
Trying to understand human emotions and feelings as a form of art, Author-Poet Luna tries to look deeply into every raw emotion that came to her in what was the calmest time of the day yet the most chaotic time of her life. This book is the seventh poetry collection by Poet Luna Arsyn. It is a part of continuous series by the author, in which there is an incredible collection of ‘128 Reading Worthy Poems.’
Book Title: The title, “There Was A Feeling” is giving a very emotional impression and going through the poems added in this book by the author, one can say that this title is certainly an appropriate one. Moreover, it is a very ‘Catchy Title’ and this is something, which makes the book even more interesting, as the title itself compels you as a poetry lover to pick up this book for a read. In this case, the title is giving a very interesting and emotional vibe so you would feel the urge to go inside the chapters and try to understand the Author’s expression of words!
In addition, I must mention that the title of this book is much “Justified” with regards to the poems in this book. Undoubtedly, it is a very apt for this poetry collection book and the Author had been extremely wise to go for this title.
Readers’ Connect: The way, Authorhad expressed herself with her well-versed poems in this poetry collection book, “There Was A Feeling” is something really incredible and is undoubtedly an enough reason for you to shift your focus towards her poems and give this book a chance. It is the poets, who plays the pivotal role in touching the inner cords of our emotions and making us believe and think the way their words intend to and Author-Poet,Luna Arsynhad done this job in an exceptionally top-notch manner!
Moreover, the Author had beautifully expressed her feelings through her soulful words and had given a Strong-Start to the poems; also, you can see that most of these poems had retained their flow until the very end, which gives you an immense amount of satisfaction as a poetry lover.
Verdict: A Book like “There Was A Feeling” is for sure a Must-Read oneand deserves a chance. The way author had penned down her emotions and feelings through her writings will make you go deep into the poems and find out the hidden meanings of the words, used in these poems. Author Luna Arsyn is a promising as well as an experienced poet, who is very honest with her emotions, which makes her writings honest and reading worthy as well.
Book: There Was A Feeling
Author: Luna Arsyn
Publisher: Notion Press (2022)
Total Pages: 154
Reviewed By: Neel Preet