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Eulogy of my brother

Eulogy of my brother

This poem is a thanksgiving, an expression of gratitude for the many blessings in a human’s life despite loss and hardships.  It is also the essence of the resilience that we need to overcome life’s challenges. Gratitude is the cornerstone in building up resiliency. Resilience helps to heal from the loss.  This is the process …

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Interview With Author Utanu Maa by NFreads

Interview With Author Utanu Maa by NFreads

  https://www.nfreads.com/interview-with-author-utanu-maa/    1.  Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I am Utanu Maa, author of the poetry book “Rise and Fall of My Beloved”, also known as Utanu Adele Mafandala, my birth name. I published my debut book of poetry last year using a pen name, Utanu Maa, just to keep it short on …

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Westlane Cares AIDS Walk’s Interview with Utanu Maa

Westlane Cares AIDS Walk’s Interview with Utanu Maa

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmG5hWDhZzshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MyIQ61CRm0 Video #1: Westlane Cares AIDS Walk Presents An Interview with Utanu Maa. “Westlane Cares AIDS Walk committee welcomed poet Utanu Maa virtually to discuss her book “Rise and Fall of my Beloved”.  Utanu is inspirational.  She channeled her grief of her brother’s loss, together with the isolation in COVID into a moving story told …

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Book giveaway!

Book giveaway!

I’m giving away 100 e-copies of my book Rise and Fall of My Beloved.  Enter by February 21, 2021 for a chance to win by clicking here.  #giveaway #bookgiveaway #freebooks #goodreads. Goodreads Book Giveaway Rise and Fall of My Beloved by Utanu Maa Giveaway ends February 21, 2021. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway

Blog tour!

Blog tour!

Looking for some great book bloggers? Check out these 12 book bloggers that featured Rise and Fall of My Beloved. All the Ups and Downs Stormy Nights Reviewing & Bloggin’ Our Town Book Reviews Becoming Extraordinary It’s Raining Books Jazzy Book Reviews Christine Young Long and Short Reviews Let me tell you a story Iron …

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IndieReader Review!

IndieReader Review!

RISE AND FALL OF MY BELOVED By Utanu Maa Utanu Maa’s RISE AND FALL OF MY BELOVED is a heart-breaking collection of poems that teaches the reader important lessons in resilience and trauma-recovery in the language of simplicity and love. Synopsis: Utanu Maa’s RISE AND FALL OF MY BELOVED is a book of poems that …

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