Review of “Poems from the Heart” by Dwight Roth

What a beautiful and generous thing to do… Thank you Dora!!

Dreams from a Pilgrimage

Whether Mr. Roth’s Poems from the Heart are read over the course of a week or a day, you will feel each time that you’ve just had a heartfelt talk with a friend: a friend with a way with words in all the particulars that touch you to the core. You’ll come away as if you’d been on a companionable walk, finding more in common than not with the poet, and knowing that it was time well-spent for the sentiments shared.

So it’s altogether fitting that the first poem is “Famous Only Among Friends”; after all only such fame is real and meaningful, with time spent and hearts open. And Roth invites us into his thoughts with his signature openheartedness, a style that is thankfully short on obscurities and long on frank and unabashed clarity so that its poetic beauty penetrates the heart.

Throughout this collection of poems, you will…

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33 thoughts on “Review of “Poems from the Heart” by Dwight Roth

  1. This is sooo beautiful Dwight. All of your work are treasures for all!
    Congratulations! I love this

    “So it’s altogether fitting that the first poem is “Famous Only Among Friends”; after all only such fame is real and meaningful, with time spent and hearts open”

    which you do so well every time!! 💖

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