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Hi! Welcome to this blog. I recently wrote and published a book entitled An Essential Song. It's a metaphorical story of love, loss, recovery, and healing. The book takes the reader on a journey through hopelessness to wholeness. That's what I hope this blog can do!

A Reader Reviews "An Essential Song"

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Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (08/18)

“An Essential Song” by Amy R. Saltz is a poignant story of finding love and enduring loss, persisting through the journey of growth and finding one’s self along the way.

The story begins as two people meet, each on their own personal journey. For a time, all is well and the two cherish each other, but soon tragedy comes to pass, and the one left behind cannot fathom how to stop the pain and begin again. I don’t want to give any more specifics about the actual story but will say this – you don’t want to miss this one, it’s a rare gift.



I couldn’t help but get chills while I was reading this haunting story. The overall tone for me was a bit forlorn, while at the same time creating a mood of appreciation, and I was reminded of Alfred Lord Tennyson’s quote, “'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.”

Inspired by personal tragedy and the loss of two loving partners, Amy Saltz pours her heart and soul into a mod…