Odes To My Lord

by Elba Soler



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 7/27/2019

Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 112
ISBN : 9781532079221
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 112
ISBN : 9781532079214
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 112
ISBN : 9781532079207

About the Book

This is a book of poetry that will touch your heart and move you to tears. You will feel the deepest sentiments of love, of anxiety, and of liberation—a catharsis.

About the Author

I was born in the enchanted island of Puerto Rico, USA, to a military dad. My parents were divorced when I was nine. I was uprooted and tossed about between them and my grandmother. I went to nine different schools, which made it very difficult to “grow” relationships. During my growing years I felt like a flower that was cut and not allowed to bloom; dehydrated and uprooted, neglected and forgotten, deprived of care and affection... Not having a stable home, I felt like I didn’t belong anywhere… Until one day, I read John 14:1-6 and my eyes were opened… There was a place a place for me, and Jesus himself was preparing it for me! For the first time in my life I felt I belonged! I felt like I was just born!... Well, not knowing how to express myself or who to turn to, I poured out my heart into my poetry. These poems are a reflection of how I felt. Read on and feel...