Made of Rivers
Made of Rivers
Emory Hall's bestselling debut book of poetry, Made of Rivers, unearths the depths of the human heart at every turn. Following the unique anatomy of a river, it swells with loss and grief, carries readers through the winding pathways of self-discovery and healing, dances with the sacred waters of transformation and motherhood, and finally merges into a glistening sea of love and triumph. Raw, honest, and full of magic, Made of Rivers will wash anew all those who come to it, uncovering hidden corners of the self longing to be discovered.
Praise for Made of Rivers
★ ★ ★ ★ ★ "Emory’s poetry is breathtakingly exquisite, a window into the heart. I found resonance, love, and beauty on every page."
- Maggie Doyne, Author of Between the Mountain and the Sky
★ ★ ★ ★ ★ "Reading Made of Rivers felt like coming up for air and reminded me why poetry is vital to our world. Emory Hall tenderly offers comfort and wisdom for even the most challenging experiences: love, loss and everything in between. You can feel her heart in every piece. I will return to this collection again and again."
- Allie Michelle, Author of The Rose that Blooms in the Night
★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Like sunlight pouring into your eyes when you emerge from a dark room. Emory's poems are quietly blinding. Luminous. Here, clear water meets fire. The broken heart grows big enough to contain the whole world. And praise it."
- Mirabai Starr, Author of Caravan of No Despair and Wild Mercy
Cover art by Vanja Vukelić