Self-published Author Shares the Best of his Poetic Pieces

‘Best Of Ken Jackson’ brings readers to laugh, cry, and be delighted.

Author, poet, and musician Ken Jackson has been through a lot in his life. A guitar player during high school, a songwriter during college, he definitely had the knack for music and rhythm. In 1986 however, he started a twenty-year sentence for a crime. This is where he started writing poetry—the most of which can be found in his new book released through Xlibris, Best Of Ken Jackson.

In this anthology of poems, Jackson uses rhythm and rhyme along with clever play of words to create poetic pieces that linger in the mind. Here, readers will learn about the tragic Story of a Woman, will celebrate the joy that Christmas Magic brings, and much more.

From life, love, to seasons and other important issues, Best Of Ken Jackson will engross poetry lovers and enthusiasts from beginning to end. For more information on this book, log on to

About the Author

Ken Jackson started off as a musician in high school playing the guitar and bass and later began writing his own songs. In college, he took some courses in piano, jazz, songwriting, and creative writing and even recorded with a famous producer in 1985. During his twenty-year incarceration, he used poetry as therapy. In 1999, he was released and he participated in a monthly poetry group for a while.

Best Of Ken Jackson * by Best Of Ken Jackson

Publication Date: June 30, 2010

Trade Paperback; .99; 130 pages; 978-1-4535-2033-8

eBook; .99; 978-1-4535-2034-5

Members of the media who wish to review this book may request a complimentary paperback copy by contacting the publisher at (888) 795-4274 x. 7879. To purchase copies of the book for resale, please fax Xlibris at (610) 915-0294 or call (888) 795-4274 x. 7879.

For more information on self-publishing or marketing with Xlibris, visit To receive a free publishing guide, please call (888) 795-4274.

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Posted On: Madison, WI (Vocus) September 15, 2010

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