Books

THINGS WE FEEL

I’m so pleased to be a contributing poet for the new A-Z Poetry Anthology, THINGS WE FEEL by Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong. My poem, “Determined” is included in the anthology from Pomelo Books. 100% of the profits from this book will be donated to IBBY Children In Crisis Fund.

WHAT IS A FRIEND?

I’m so excited to have my poem called “Gamers,” an acrostic poem included in the new anthology by Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong. WHAT IS A FRIEND? is an anthology focusing on all types of friendship. This book is a Children’s Book Council “HOT OFF THE PRESS!” selection! 100% of the profits from this book will be donated to IBBY Children In Crisis Fund.

 

A Children’s Book Council “Hot Off the Press” Selection!

WHAT IS A FAMILY?

WHAT IS A FAMILY? explores all kinds of families. I’m so pleased to have my poem, “Rivals” included in this anthology. WHAT IS A FAMILY? is the companion book for WHAT IS A FRIEND? 100% of the profits from this book will be donated to IBBY Children In Crisis Fund.

FLY

FLY is a poetry anthology about butterflies – mostly Monarch butterflies! I’m grateful to have won first place in the poetry contest from Hey Hey Books with my poem, “Migration.” Other featured poems in the anthology are “Metamorphosis” and “Eat Your Greens.” Proceeds from the book will be donated to the following organizations that support these beautiful creatures.

Monarch Joint Venture:

https://monarchjointventure.org

Save Our Monarchs Foundation:

https://www.saveourmonarchs.org

LADYBUG MAGAZINE

I’m honored to have my poem, “Fall Embraces” selected for the October 2023 issue of Ladybug Magazine from Cricket Media.

Volume 34, Number 2 ©2023

Artwork is by Angela Holland.

From @CricketMediaInc:

Fall is really and truly here! This lovely poem by Pamela B. Taylor (with art by Angela Holland) appears in the latest issue of LADYBUG Magazine. #kidlit #kidlitart

WILD

WILD is a poetry anthology from Hey Hey Books that celebrates nature in all of its glory. Featured poems from my pen include “Mountains,” “Sanctuary,” “Our Tents” and “Hallowed Spaces.” Some of the proceeds from this book will be donated annually to different wildlife refuges within the US.

WHAT IS HOPE?

Hopefulness is a wonderful topic for a poetry anthology for young readers. I’m excited to be a contributing author in WHAT IS HOPE? – the newest anthology from Pomelo Books compiled by Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong. “Plea” is a shape or picture poem. 100% of the profits from this book will be donated to the IBBY Children In Crisis Fund.

A Children’s Book Council “Hot Off the Press” Selection for August 2023!

THE DIRIGIBLE BALLOON

It’s a special treat to have two poems featured in the webzine, The Dirigible Balloon – Poetry for Children. “A Winter Walk” and “Winter’s Gifts” are featured on this amazing website dedicated to sharing poetry for kids.

“Haircut Jitters” and “Can You Move?” have been added to The Balloon!

Check it out!  https://dirigibleballoon.org

THE SKELETAL SYSTEM

I’m pleased to announce that my poem has been selected to be included in the upcoming anthology about bones in THE SKELETAL SYSTEM, from Hey Hey Books. “Shrouded Bones” is the title of the Haiku poem.

POEMS FROM OUR COMMUNITY: THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT BY GEORGIA HEARD

It’s an honor and a privilege to have my acrostic poem, “Spring’s Surprises” included in the poetry collection, Poems from Our Community: The Butterfly Effect, a Blog by Georgia Heard.

https://www.georgiaheard.com/blog/poems-from-our-community

 

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