“yardwork” is the latest collection of poetry and prose from poet/author/playwright, Nikki Skies. This collection of creative literature colors her life during the uprisings in Ferguson, Mo. and Baltimore to losing her father to cancer and her vulnerable fears of raising children.
F.I.S.T is the expression of angst – frayed feeling, inked ideals, stressed souls and turbulent thoughts.
Each poems resonates with questions and seeks to understand the working of the mind. From a search for love to disillusionment with relationships, the poems connect with everyone. Be it the anguish of a daughter with an ill parent or the thoughts of a weary soldier headed home after battle, these poems will strike a chord in every heart.