The Choir of Crickets
Ferrante calls upon the crickets from all parts of the field. Bringing together distant oceans, mysteries under neighboring moons, love intentions and declarations with a poetic spell. Her imagery speaks with sips of absinthe, touching the orb of the night and returning to familiar, capricious circles of splendor. A terminology the poet calls, “wondertale” you can see for yourself the magic it delivers from her mindful inception and its continuous choir that sings long after.
“The Choir of Crickets” is a wonderful suite of poetic snip-snaps that embarks the reader on a magical trip between the trivial and the cosmic. Refreshing, both deep and perky, it is a wonder to read.”
-Seb Doubinsky, author of – The Word For Poetry Is Poetry
“Opening The Choir of Crickets is dipping into the mysteries of the natural world because Ferrante speaks as a sister of this world. Her poems reveal a kinship with the elements: her rain just delivers…”
-Raphael Kosek, author of American Mythology
“I experienced an immediate kinship to this collection. Sets the tone with amazing imagery, there’s a trail of bewitching love, lust, and darkness. The weaving of spells through ocean waves and forest floors. Struck the warmest note within my Appalachian soul.” -Cindy O’Quinn, 4x Bram Stoker nominated writer, author of – Foundlings with Stephanie Ellis
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