A Story of One: TranscenDance

by Grace Gabriella Puskas

Our Surrendering Pause: 30 Poems in 30 Days 

by Maureen Kwiat Meshenberg

#1 New Release in Poetry about LOVE

“This book is filled with beautiful poetry and prose that is coming straight from the heart. You can read the pages again and again, yet connect with a new and deeper feeling each and every time. Brilliant!”

— Pamela M

“Carolyn weaves words in such a way that leave me breathless. Her intricacies of genuine imagery are above and beyond. I’ve never known a poet who’s as exceptionally real as Carolyn. Her persona shines with every verse throughout these pages. She’s one of a kind, no doubt about it. And I celebrate her, as much as I celebrate her work. This book needs to be on nightstands, for it gives of her soul and allows dreams to happen.”

— Gerry Ellen

WINNER of the Next Generation Indie Book Awards in the POETRY category

“Above all else, this is a poetry collection on our shared humanity. It is a celebration of life, both the beauty and tragedy it holds. Ayala’s words breathtaking and true, haunting and vivid.”

— Corinne Cunningham

“This collection is one of the most inspiring collections of poetry I have ever read. True to the heart and life’s experiences, it left me feeling both rejuvenated and encouraged about life and the human spirit. I look forward to more books by this amazing poet!”

— C. L. Van Horn

FINALIST of the 2020 Next Generation Indie Book Awards in the BEST OVERALL DESIGN category

“We are transported to a place of genuine care, for our hearts and for our souls. Our minds find joy in the words that bring light in the darkest corners. I was delighted to spend each joyful moment with these beautiful words and fantastic illustrations.”


“BethAnne’s latest book Things of That Nature is magical in all ways. Each page is illustrated with creativity and matched with beautiful poetry and prose. Her words are a magical escape of wisdom and playful whimsy that effortlessly flows. This book is a must read. I’ve been savoring each page as a nightly meditation.”

— Carolyn Riker, MA, LMHC




Bliss Lab: How the Ancient Yogis Acquired Supernormal Powers and How You Can Too by Lalitha Donatella Riback

I took a quantum leap of faith and fell by Tina Quartey

Lamentations of The Sea: 111 passages on grief, love, loss and letting go by Dr. BethAnne K.W.

Freevolution: A Year-Long Celebration of Freedom, Love and R-Evolution by Fateme Banishoeib


Golden Dragonfly Press is a small publishing house located in Amherst, Massachusetts. Our mission is to publish beautiful, visionary, and transformational work. We look for fiction, non-fiction, and poetry titles with Body, Mind & Spirit themes.


We aim to respond to submissions within four weeks. Please allow at least four weeks to elapse before querying your submission. Thank you.

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