A collection of rhyming poems and haikus - Samuel believes that poetry has the power to change lives, and so he spends every day trying to write something worthy of that power.
“All scars fade with time
No matter how deep you cut
The clock may tease you now
But I promise you’re in luck
Because the next day always comes too soon
Then you can look back and laugh
Because time heals all wounds”
Paperback: 128 pages
Publishing date: September 5, 2018
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.3 x 9 inches
Price: $19.60 (paperback) $7.99 (e-book)
Samuel S. Kaufman is a poet from Asheville, North Carolina. Samuel has been described as a "Punk Rock Poet" due to his writing often showing the rebellious spirit that lives in punk rock music. Samuel’s influences in writing are writers from the "Beat Generation". Writers such as Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, and William S. Burroughs. He also gained much of his love for poetry from poets such as Charles Bukowski, Billy Collins, and Sylvia Plath. As well as being a published poet Samuel is also an accomplished songwriter. He plays six instruments and is constantly putting new music out online, as well as playing live shows all around his local town. The connection of music and poetry is important to Samuel as he often records spoken word poetry with a backdrop of music he plays himself. You can acquire Samuel's music at: bandcamp.com/samuelkaufman.