Reviewed by Faridah Nassozi for Readers' Favorite
Something Completely Different! Poems, Proverbs, Rhymes by Chris Dyer is a collection of beautifully worded poems to suit every occasion and every mood. If you are looking to immerse yourself in beautiful poetry that tells a story and challenges your mind, then you will absolutely enjoy this collection. Just like the title suggests, it is a truly different kind of reading experience and one you will definitely enjoy. The poems will compel you to take a moment to appreciate the simple things in life, the things you usually take for granted or pay no attention to. You will see beyond the obvious into their beauty and their story.
Reading this collection, I suddenly had a realization that everything, not just everyone, but everything, has a story to tell and we can find that story if we stand still for a moment and allow our souls to listen. There is always something beyond the obvious and, every now and then, we should stop and take a moment to seek it out. The poems touch on various experiences that shape everyday life, including nature, society, technology, and everything inbetween, each poem telling a story and delivering a unique message. Some of the poems will leave you smiling, some will leave you deep in thought, while others will inspire you. There is something for everyone and for every mood. If you are looking for a fresh and compelling reading experience that serves up a little bit of everything, then you will definitely find that in Something Completely Different! by Chris Dyer.