Foreword . . .
In his third book, Nolan P. Holloway Jr. struggles with and overcomes the human condition. His verse is filled with hope and determination and instills these qualities into the reader. Holloway Jr. faces adversity while overcoming his own slew of personal demons. His poems are both poignant and uplifting at the same time, as he inspires the reader to keep faith and keep moving forward. Holloway Jr. deals with loss and within this book, he pays tribute to his lost loved ones.
A recurring theme in this book is the moral and philosophical, “Duality” that all of humanity faces. A person of faith, Holloway Jr. traverses the empty streets of pain to find some clarity. This book is about a person of faith overcoming the harshness of reality and stepping through doorways that only love can truly open. “Life Between the Words” sets Holloway Jr. as a philosopher of the human spirit. Holloway Jr. presents a signpost to lost travelers on their way through the trails of life.
Adam Levon Brown, Poet, Author, Editor-In-Chief – Madness Muse Press