Joanne Olivieri Author Spotlight Book Page


Quietude by Joanne Olivieri

Presenting my new full length poetry book Quietude now available on LuLu.

Quietude Info and Ordering

Twilight Moon

twilight moona slave to my desiresfill me with your darknessravage my essencewith nocturnal rhythms.
Photo and poem by Joanne Olivieri Joanne Olivieri Website

Becoming Michelle Obama book review by Joanne Olivieri

Becoming by Michelle Obama is the most powerful and inspiring book I have ever read.  In my opinion, it should be a mandatory reading assignment for young people everywhere.  
Her detailed, honest and candid words make you feel as if you are experiencing her unique journey through life while walking beside her.  From her young years on the South side to the halls of Princeton and Harvard and the marble halls of the white house you experience love, heart wrenching loss, and everything in between. I found myself, smiling, laughing, crying and feeling empowered with each turn of the page.
A strong woman with deep conviction and passion for her family she was able to balance the demands of Motherhood and her obligations for the greater good as FLOTUS.  Her passion for children and her community fueled her talents to create programs which mentored and taught young people that, yes, they are good enough, to get where they wanted to be and create what they wanted in life.  She mentored and in…

Sammers Digital Art by Daginne Aignende

Daginne Aignende was a beautiful soul poet and artist who walked this earth with a gentle and caring heart.  She loved my cockatiel Sammers and created these digital art pieces of him with my photographs for me.  I will forever treasure these .  Rest with the angels my dear Daginne.

Stanzaic Stylings Pro Bono Consulting Services

Stanzaic Stylings  Pro Bono Consulting Services

Mentoring and Coaching Reading and Writing Prompts Poetry Review Self Publishing Guidance Poetry Submission Guide Inspiration and Motivation
Background: Stanzaic Stylings is the ezine version of Ya'Sou! Magazine A Celebration of Life which was a tribute to my late Mom who always supported and encouraged my writing.
I have been writing for over 50 years and have accomplished all I've wanted to accomplish with my writing including many credits, awards and books.  Now, its time for me to give back to the poetry community by offering my knowledge and experience to any poet out there who needs help with their writing. 
As a result, I have decided to launch my own "poet to poet" consulting services, pro bono, to anyone who may need help.All you need to do is email me at with your inquiries and I will respond within 24 hours.
Thank you Joanne Olivieri Founder/Editor Joanne Olivieri Website