Stargazing at Noon (Paperback)

By Amanda Torroni

Andrews McMeel Publishing, 9781449495619, 144pp.

Publication Date: February 12, 2019

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Description

Whether between points of lights in the sky or the freckles on a lover’s skin, Amanda Torroni’s poetry finds the beautiful patterns in the material of life. 

In this collection, Amanda Torroni expands on her previously published chapbook, Stargazing at Noon, adding over seventy poems and brand-new material. Torroni writes about intimacy, distance, the body, self-doubt, nostalgia, and love—both lost and found. Her poems weave disparate source material into beautiful metaphor; readers are as likely to find Plato and neurological terminology as they are moonlit lovers and broken hearts.


About the Author

Amanda Torroni is a graduate of the honors college at the College of Charleston, where she studied philosophy. Her creative writing career started while studying abroad in Rome, and since then she’s self-published four books, cultivated a strong following online, and read her work at venues across the country. She lives in Charleston, South Carolina, where she works as an independent writer and freelance editor.