Roller Coaster

The desperation and yearning to possess self-love: some of us are born with it, while others fight every day to possess it. Encapsulating the confusion of living life and loving oneself along the way, this collection of poetry, raw thoughts, and lyrics illustrates the vibrant power of pursuing answers through art.

Meet Rhea Sutton

Rhea Sutton is a poet, songwriter and the author of Roller Coaster and soon to be released Real Love Isn’t Supposed to Hurt. She received her bachelor of arts in journalism with a focus in public relations and a minor in English from Georgia State University. When she’s not writing, she can be found annoying her mom, spending time with her family, taking walks around her neighborhood and just simply enjoying life.

A Cross of Crocuses

A story about ageing parents and the responses they receive from their children as life gets tougher and they ask for help. There are many surprises, and shocks too, as events steer them on an unpredictable course. They learn that their children are not the individuals they had imagined them to be; their perception of each changes and they suffer bitter disappointment. Is there any escape for either of them, and if there is, will their health allow it?


Meet Ken Ross

Ken Ross was born in 1953 at Westow in the East Riding of Yorkshire. As a child, he lived at Barmby Moor, Pocklington, and York, before his parents moved to Leeds in 1964. He attended Harehills County Secondary School until leaving in 1969. Married in 1971 he had an assortment of jobs while honing his writing skills. After his divorce in 1986, he brought up his 8 children alone and eventually succeeded in getting published. At first, he wrote articles for magazines but has gone on to write over fifty books, the first twenty-odd being solely for children. He is proud of his novels, ‘A Cross Of Crocuses’ and ‘Ann – irresistible spirit’. He currently lives in Osmondthorpe, Leeds.