St. Joseph, Missouri, Author Publishes New Book of Poetry

Saint Joseph, Missouri   May 08, 2014   Entertainment News
(PRLEAP.COM) "Honest Thoughts of the Heart and Soul," a new book by Melissa LeAnn Bruce, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc.

Words locked up inside a heart brimming with love and compassion are now written within the pages of this book. Melissa LeAnn Bruce's "Honest Thoughts of the Heart and Soul" outpours her innermost feelings about love, peace, family, faith, and various subjects, which she hopes to serve as inspirations to readers facing life's challenges and to those basking in the blessings God has given them.

"I need to listen to the sound of voices all around…
"Open up my mind, thoughts will drown in time."

About the Author:
Melissa LeAnn Bruce started writing poetry in sixth grade. She currently lives in St. Joseph, Missouri, with her family. Other than poetry, she also has a passion for drawing and painting, as well as music - with two songs she herself composed. She is also a strong believer of Christ, and her faith and love for God is the main inspiration behind her works and her desire to write more poems and share them in the future.

"Honest Thoughts of the Heart and Soul" is a 116-page paperback with a retail price of $24.00. The ISBN is 978-1-4349-6977-4. It was published by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. For more information, or to request a review copy, please go to our virtual pressroom at or our online bookstore at
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