Aurore Sibley is a singer/songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, author, educator and healing arts professional living in California. Book of Song, her debut solo album, was released on July 24th, 2020 and is available on all streaming platforms and for purchase on BandCamp.
Aurore's writing has appeared in Midwestern Gothic, The Molotov Cocktail Award Anthology and Lilipoh magazine as well as various small presses and online publications. Her poetry was included in The Halcyone and Black Mountain Press's "The Sixty-Four Best Poets of 2019" and her poetry chapbook, "The Heart is Not a Pump"was published in 2017 by Finishing Line Press and is available online and at Bookshop Santa Cruz.
Poems are forthcoming daily during the month of March at and Aurore's second poetry collection is due to be published in November of 2021 by Finishing Line Press, and available for pre-order this coming July through September.
Book of Song
Original lyrics and music written, performed, recorded and produced by Aurore Sibley
Recent and Upcoming Music
During the month of March a new poem by Aurore will appear on Tupelo Press's 30/30 Challenge website page every day as part of a fundraiser to support the publisher. Donations can be made to this campaign and poems read daily through March at
The Heart is Not a Pump
The Heart is Not a Pump is a collection of poems that reads like a journal of confidences, mingled with poems that speak to the reverence of the human body and experience. From moments of heartache to ponderings on the physics of light and the beauty of anatomy, The Heart is Not a Pump traverses the everyday divine.
"Every act of perception, is to some degree an act of creation, and every act of memory is to some degree an act of imagination."