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Poet Launches Debut Book ‘My Life in Pieces’ with Inspirational Book Signing Events

Andrew Horner, a seasoned voice-over artist and burgeoning poet hailing from Hampshire, has been making waves in both the entertainment and literary worlds with his multifaceted talents. Since his induction into the voice-over industry in 2014, Andrew has lent his voice to a plethora of high-profile projects, solidifying his presence in the industry.

Notable among his achievements is his contribution to the BAFTA-winning computer game, ‘Divinity Original Sin 2,’ where Andrew’s voice breathed life into various characters, captivating gamers worldwide. His versatility shone through in Samsung’s VR game, ‘Augmented Empire,’ where he skillfully portrayed a range of characters, showcasing his ability to adapt to diverse roles seamlessly.

Andrew’s client portfolio boasts esteemed names such as Emirates, Carlsberg, First Direct, and Northern Ballet, reflecting his reputation for delivering top-notch performances consistently.

Venturing beyond the confines of the studio, Andrew recently unveiled his debut poetry collection titled ‘My Life In Pieces.’ Inspired by the tumultuous events of the pandemic-induced lockdown, Andrew found solace and inspiration in poetry, using his art to shed light on societal issues often swept under the rug.

“‘My Life in Pieces’ explores themes of mental health and challenges prevalent stigmas in today’s society,” Andrew explains. “Art became my anchor amidst the chaos, allowing me to articulate the unspoken and confront the darker facets of our existence.”

The collection, available worldwide through various retailers including Amazon, Waterstones, and Barnes & Noble, has garnered attention for its candid exploration of mental health struggles and its role in dismantling societal taboos.

On his Instagram page ‘@TalesoftheNook,’ Andrew continues to share his poetic musings, fostering a community of introspection and empathy. Collaborating with artist Michael Felton from ‘@Squarespecs,’ Andrew’s debut book is adorned with captivating artwork, enhancing the reader’s journey through his introspective verses.

Andrew aspires to inspire young writers and poets in Hampshire, encouraging them to pursue their creative passions fearlessly. Through his work, he aims to stimulate vital conversations surrounding mental health and dismantle the barriers to open dialogue, particularly among men.

With his sophomore book, ‘Drunk on Lies, Sober on Truth,’ slated for release this year, Andrew remains committed to using his pen as a catalyst for change. Additionally, his spoken word album, ‘Strong Enough To Break,’ offers a poignant exploration of the human condition, underscored by Tomás Almeida’s evocative scores from Eleven Tales Music.

Returning to his roots in Andover, Andrew has hosted book signing events at local establishments like Coffee One and Coffee78, connecting with his audience on a personal level. His upcoming event, ‘Poetry Drop In,’ scheduled for March 18th at ‘The Lights,’ promises to be an immersive experience, offering attendees a glimpse into Andrew’s latest poetic creations.

As Andrew continues to wield his artistic prowess to challenge societal norms and champion mental health awareness, his impact resonates far beyond the borders of Hampshire, sparking meaningful conversations and inspiring change.