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[Dis]Connected Volume 1
[Dis]Connected Volume 1

[Dis]Connected Volume 1

Poems & Stories of Connection and Otherwise

A [Dis]Connected Poetry Collaboration


224 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: EPUB, Mobipocket, Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $15.99 (CA $20.99) (US $15.99)

Publication Date: October 2018

ISBN 9781771681452

Rights: WOR

Central Avenue Publishing (Oct 2018)


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A genre-blending exploration of contemporary relationships and isolation, featuring many of today's most popular poets

Humanity exists in a hyper connected world, where our closest friends, loves and enemies lie but a keyboard stroke away. Few know this better than the poets who have risen to the top of their trade by sharing their emotion, opinion and art with millions of fans.What happens when... Poets connect with readers? Poets connect with each other? Poetry connects with short fiction? Combining the forces of some of today's most popular and confessional poets,[DIS]CONNECTED presents poems and short stories about connection wrapped up in a most unique exercise in creative writing. Follow along as your favorite poets connect with each other; offering their work to the next poet who tells a story based on the concept presented to them. With contributions from: Amanda Lovelace Nikita Gill Iain S. Thomas Trista Mateer Cyrus Parker R.H. Swaney Pierre Alex Jeanty Liam Ryan Yena Sharma Purmasir Canisia Lubrin Sara BondWith poetry, stories and art, [DIS]CONNECTED is a mixed media presentation of connection and collaboration. Be sure to also read [DIS]CONNECTED Volume Two.

Author Biography

Michelle Halket is a bibliophile and technophile who loves to try new things, which is what prompted her to start a digital-first publishing company when very few people knew what ebooks were. By bringing together some of the most popular contemporary poets, Michelle Halket has created a compilation which exemplifies the reasons behind the popularity of poetry and short fiction. Michelle is the managing editor and publisher of Central Avenue Publishing, based in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Find Michelle @centavepub and