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A Dime is a Sign has a 2nd 5-Star Review from Readers Favorite

Two 5-Star Reviews

So thrilled to share that A Dime is a Sign has received

5-Star Review!!!

two 5-Star Reviews

from Readers’ Favorite...

Thank you to Justine Reyes for this second one:

Review by Justine Reyes

Review Rating: 5 Stars – Congratulations on your 5-star review  


Reviewed By Justine Reyes for Readers’ Favorite

“A psychic medium once said that if you find a random dime, it is a sign that someone you have loved and lost is thinking of you.” A Dime is a Sign: Poems of Love and Loss (Feelings Into Words) is a collection of poetry by Sherrill S. Cannon. It is broken up into three parts, and each part’s title uses the dime as a metaphor, and each part contains certain subject material such as love, loss, friendship, emotions and so forth.

Poetry is a tricky form of literature to fully grasp or find appealing because it has several different layers to it. Poetry is part literature, part art, and impressions are always absolutely subjective. With that said, I found myself taken aback by how much emotion Cannon’s poetry drew from me. A Dime is a Sign woke up my inner hopeless romantic. Sometimes poetry can take the heart somewhere a whole book can’t; there is something more personal between the writer and the reader when poetry is in the mix compared to a full-length novel.

Sherrill S. Cannon plays as the conduit between the reader and the lyrically crafted words. I find that when something is relatable it means a whole lot more to the reader and I believe that is why I enjoyed my time reading A Dime is a Sign: Poems of Love and Loss (Feelings Into Words). The poems we love say a lot about us as people; some of my favorite poems from Cannon’s book were “Forever,” “Parting,” and “Revelation.” I would recommend this to people who have a hard time expressing their feelings in words.”

Thank you also to Kalpart for putting the 5-Star Sticker on the cover…

(Kalpart is the illustrator of all my books…)

Two 5-Star Reviews for A Dime is a Sign from Readers’ Favorite

A Dime is a Sign

So thrilled to share that A Dime is a Sign has received

5-Star Review!!!

two 5-Star Reviews

from Readers’ Favorite...

Thank you to Alyssa Elmore for this first one:

Review by Alyssa Elmore

Review Rating:  5 Stars – Congratulations on your 5-star review  


Reviewed By Alyssa Elmore for Readers’ Favorite

“Envelop yourself in the tenderly flowing words of romantic poetry in the unforgettably lyrical collection, A Dime Is A Sign: Poems of Love & Loss (Feelings Into Words) by Sherrill S. Cannon. Life is full of love and loss, but at times we experience our feelings and emotions so intensely, we can’t put them into words. Allow the soft fluidity of the gentle poetry to caress your soul and bring comfort to your mind as you read through the sublime sonnets, poems, haiku, blank verse, and free-flowing verses. Each poem is meant to help convey a moment of deep emotion, and speak straight to the soul to help you better process each unique stage of love you experience. The delicately soothing words invite you to float lightly among the author’s words and get lost in love.

A Dime Is A Sign: Poems of Love & Loss (Feelings Into Words) by Sherrill S. Cannon is a breathtaking book of romantic poetry. As a school teacher, wife of fifty-eight years, mother, and grandmother, Cannon has lived her words, writing them down throughout the years to help counsel teens and friends through love and heartache. Love and romance are beautiful, but loss can be tragically painful. We often ask ourselves, “Is it worth the pain to love?” The poems in this collection have answered with a resounding, “yes.” The words moved me. Every word of every line held beauty and meaning. The poetry is based on the different stages of love — from young, new love, to older forbidden love — and the verses in this book were written to speak to both young teens and older adults.”

Please stay tuned for Review #2 tomorrow!!!

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Winner of 10 Awards!

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Cover Reveal for “A Dime is a Sign”

I am thrilled to share the lovely new book cover by Kalpart Illustrations for my upcoming new book of poetry, A Dime is a Sign.  It is a companion book to A Penny for Your Thoughts, and I hope it will also be considered a book of healing.  It is all about trying to put feelings into words

A Dime is a Sign

The books should be released in both soft cover and eBook by the end of the month.  Please stay tuned for updates.

Thanks Kalpart for Adding Another Award to the Cover

My Awesome Illustrator, Kalpart has added another award sticker to the cover of A Penny for Your Thoughts, which now includes the New Apple Summer eLit Solo Award for Poetry.

Winner of 10 Awards!

A Penny for Your Thoughts is also a Finalist in the Top Shelf Indie Book Awards, placements to be announced in the Holiday Edition of TopShelf Magazine in November!