ART IS A WASTE OF TIME
First published August 2018, revised July 2019
Art is a Waste of Time is Zarina Macha’s debut poetry collection, first published in 2018.
This body of work contains poems Macha wrote between the years 2013 and 2018, capturing a teenage girl's growth into a young woman.
A small segment of poems she wrote as a child in the year 2007 is included at the back of the book.
Macha has written extensively in styles of satire, confessionalism and free verse. Themes of fear, loneliness, angst, desire, and womanhood flow throughout this collection. A coming-of-age compilation of honest, direct, and emotive literary imagery. Perfect for fans of contemporary poetry.
eBook ISBN: 978-1-9161326-5-8
Paperback ISBN: 978-1-9161326-4-1
PRAISE FOR ART IS A WASTE OF TIME
Zarina Macha’s love of word play and her raw honesty shine through in every page of her writing, singing in vivid imagery and erratic rhythms, alliteration and profanity.