Through Blood & Becoming
Through Blood & Becoming is an Amazon Best Seller & International Book Award-Winning Finalist for African American Poetry!
Inspired by the works of Maya Angelou, Tupac Shakur & Langston Hughes, Through Blood & Becoming is a raw, and authentic poetry collection about a woman's experience with childbirth, postpartum depression, and motherhood. This collection takes you on a journey through fear, sadness, and depression to relief, resilience, and becoming. In this collection, author/poet Rae Scott shares her birth stories and tackles important but unconventional topics such as postpartum depression, miscarriage, and stillbirths from a black woman's perspective in an effort to advocate for advancements in the maternal health care system.
"Grounded and beautifully written" - Goodreads User
"Rae poured herself into every one of these poems. I couldn’t put the book down" - @amara.reads
"Pregnancy & Postpartum depression from this perspective is rarely highlighted!" - Twitter User