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You Only Love Me When I'm Suffering

You Only Love Me When I'm Suffering

Poems

Jon Lupin, The Poetry Bandit

Castle Point Books

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If you’re going to let me burn,
the least you could do
is stick around
and watch the show.

You Only Love Me When I’m Suffering is a naked and powerful poetic portrait of love, heartbreak, and restoration. In this book of 200 poems from noteworthy Instagram poet Jon Lupin—better known as The Poetry Bandit—you’ll find a poetic trellis with heartfelt words and raw emotion coiling in and around its frame. Immerse yourself in the thoughts, musings, and wisdom that more than 100,000 Instagram followers have already found with The Poetry Bandit’s You Only Love Me When I’m Suffering.

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Jon Lupin, The Poetry Bandit

JON LUPIN is a writer, poet, and father, living in the suburbs of Vancouver, British Columbia, with his three kids and a dog. He is the author of the poetry collections You Only Love Me When I'm Suffering and Encyclopedia of a Broken Heart.

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Jon Lupin