Behind the Mask is comprised of 75 poems that will make your heart skip a beat out of love and happiness lost. It is broken into four parts to represent the major themes of Lancaster’s writing and were carefully chosen by Lancaster herself.
Immediately you are pulled into her story with the eloquence of language in “Muse of Death” as she illustrates her truest emotions with that of only her words. And while there are many heavy and dark emotions running wild in Lancaster’s writing, strength and perseverance are fighting through the brush that is the negativity, abuse, loneliness and hopelessness expressed in her poetry.
Lancaster’s timeless artistry and admirable resilience makes for a powerful and relatable collection of poetry. Beyond that, her writing will inspire you to find the strength and happiness within yourself that has been there all along.
Behind the Mask: A Collection of Poetry by Helena Lancaster will be available on February 15th, 2015. Visit www.kclpublishing.com as well as their tumblr (kclpublishing) for more information. You can also visit the KCL Publishing website to learn about Helena’s upcoming co-authored, with Rayna Kingston, historical romance novel, Hearts on Fire: The Story of Vlad the Impaler and the Women He Loved, set to be released in the Spring of 2015. To connect with Helena (helenalwrites), visit her tumblr blog atwww.helenalwrites.tumblr.com.
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