Presenting Ellis Elliott’s powerful poetry collection, BREAK IN THE FIELD.
Don’t miss Ellis Elliott’s BREAK IN THE FIELD
“A deeply felt collection of candid verse.”
“Ellis Elliott’s compelling Break in the Field creates associations between humanity, nature, and time that deserve not only individual inspection and appreciation, but spirited discussions about contemporary poetry’s ability to attract and react to life’s events with bigger-picture reflections about growth, freedom, and life lessons.”
MIDWEST BOOK REVIEW
“This gripping, heart wrenching exploration of her inner most thoughts and feelings while caring for her extreme needs stepson, “[whose] brain vessels shattered at birth into a million stars,” are so raw, so deeply forthright, from a place of such compassion, tenderness, and introspection that I found myself tearful many times.”
Ohio Poet Laureate and author of
ALONE IN THE HOUSE OF MY HEART
Devil’s Party proudly presents BREAK IN THE FIELD, a captivating and heartfelt poetry collection by Ellis Elliott. Deeply personal, Ellis’ collection looks at the enlightening experience of parenting a profoundly disabled stepson, while simultaneously embracing the other shifts in mid-life.
A 2023 National Book Award nominee title, this outstanding collection is the first title to be published under the DPP imprint, Old Scratch Press.
DPP EXCLUSIVE: While supplies last, all copies of BREAK IN THE FIELD ordered through the DPP website will include a hand-crafted bookmark signed by author Ellis Elliott.
BREAK IN THE FIELD
72 pages | softcover | $9.99 retail