Forbidden Love Songs


SKU: 9781649790354
Author: Carver, Michael
Publication Date: 10/31/2022
Publisher: Austin Macauley
Binding: Paperback
Media: Book
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How can love songs be “forbidden”?

They can be when the love is between two men in the late ’90s and one person is already in a relationship with someone else.

This collection of poems is about falling in love when you’re 3,000 miles apart. The poems were written over the course of a few months at the beginning of a passionate yet challenging love affair. Many of the poems were actually written in airports after a tearful good-bye and not knowing when I would see him again. Some of the poems were written after my partner’s tragic loss of his parents in a homicide/suicide. 22 years later, we’re still together today and I love him now more than ever!