I Must Belong Somewhere: Poetry and Prose

I Must Belong Somewhere: Poetry and Prose

A daring but necessary insight into themes of longing, home, bullying, loneliness, and mental health, I Must Belong Somewhere is a silver lining for anyone struggling.

With her third poetry collection, I Must Belong Somewhere, acclaimed writer Dawn Lanuza is returning to her most popular literary platform. Written during her year of rest and travel, this new collection speaks to the indescribable feelings of displacement and longing for the companionship she left behind. Touching on the difficult themes of body image, death, bullying, sexism, mental health, and injury, Lanuza brings her contemporary views and powerful honesty to address topics many are too scared to talk about. With its modern, global perspective, I Must Belong Somewhere is sure to resonate with a wide array of readers.

Title:I Must Belong Somewhere: Poetry and Prose
ISBN:9781524861810
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  • Abbie | abbie.ruis

    Full of loneliness, beauty, and heartbreak Dawn Lanuza weaves together a haunting account of finding home, contentment, and so much more. Her mind carries all of the worry and weight. Sometimes, whe...

  • Andrea Pole

    I Must Belong Somewhere by Dawn Lanuza is a powerful and personal reflection on love, longing, and displacement. Told in beautiful and flowing prose, Ms Lanuza ruminates on her own journey of mental h...

  • Natalie

    I received an advance reader copy of this book to read in exchange for an honest review via netgalley and the publishers.I must belong somewhere is a powerful book of poetry addressing many things tha...

  • Beatrice Masaluga

    Thank you Andrews McMeel Publishing for providing an ARC in exchange for an honest review.It's too early for me to write a review and I have to say I Must Belong Somewhere is by far Ms. Lanuza's best ...

  • bella

    In this collection, Lanuza touches on themes of longing, belonging, healing, loneliness, identity, mental health, and more. Modern poetry can often be hit or miss for me, as some of it, unfortunately,...

  • jime ?

    really love this one....

  • Sarah Marie

    3 stars. I didn't hate this poetry collection, but I didn't connect very well to it. It was pretty middle of the road for me. Review to come....

  • Sonali Dabade

    I saw this poetry collection on a friend's Instagram stories and immediately knew I had to get it. I was absolutely ecstatic when I saw that this was ready to read and now that I have read this, I kno...

  • Celina

    Thank you Netgalley and Andrews McMeel Publishing for the arc! This title will be released January 5, 2021.“Half of me is worried about the lives I’m not living; half of me is too tired to do anyt...

  • Pretty Bibliophile

    I read another one of Lanuza's works THE LAST TIME I'LL WRITE ABOUT YOU, early in 2020 and I quite liked it. Although it did not leave a lasting impression on me, that collection was pretty likeable. ...