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Observations of an Australian while drifting Volume three: wayfarer songs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
Observations of an Australian while drifting Volume three: Wayfarer songs By Matt Ashe is the third volume of his poetry discussing the subject of being a young wayfarer.
My Country Australia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Shadowlight Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
My Country Australia is a compilation of poems written by Brisbane poetess Elizabeth Waterhouse. Each poem is a tribute to the country that she loves!
Inner World, Outer World: Senryu and a Sonnet Shambolic
Price: Free! Words: 390. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
(4.00 from 1 review)
minimalist poetry.
Mirrorball Memoirs
Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
Is a mirrorball not just a broken mirror; that's been put back together into an imperfect sphere; that still manages to spread light through a dark room at the exposure of a single light?
The Prospector
Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: Australian English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A poem, wherein a bushman from the late eighteen hundreds reflects on his life and times as a gold prospector…
The Adas 2015: The Ada Cambridge Biographical Prose Prize, The Ada Cambridge Poetry Prize, The Young Adas Short Story Prize and Graphic Short Story Prize.
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This ebook volume of the Ada Cambridge literary awards anthology contains the short-listed and winning entries for three of the prizes: Biographical Prose Prize, Poetry Prize, and Young Adas Short Stories. The print edition, available for loan or purchase at any Hobsons Bay Libraries branch, also features two entries for the Young Adas Graphic Short Stories.
Life Before
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by What Else is Possible?. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
“The fisher folk came by this morn, wearing white and cloaked in dawn. Accent the grey, dark the brown; closely fitted, a feather gown.” Life Before is a collection of some 26 poems, musing and essays; written over a period of ten years and until now, unknown to anyone. Enough of being hidden in the dark, dusty drawer, they wanted out!
Wide Open Heart Surgery: Senryu and Haibun
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
minimalist poetry. no fuss, only the bare bones - the bare minimum.
White Trash Paper Thin: Senryu, Limerick and Flash
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 1 review)
minimalist poetry. no fuss, only the bare bones - the bare minimum.
Kill Them
Series: Ben Hood Thrillers. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,720. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Swimsuit models gather at a resort in Western Australia. A young Aboriginal girl is raped in sand dunes close by. Ben Hood is hired to protect the swimsuit crew. Islamic State fanatics decide to launch a deadly attack on the models. A secret government squad is dispatched to neutralise the I.S. plot. There is obviously going to be a deadly collision course with Ben right in the middle.
Departures & Arrivals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
“Departures & Arrivals” is a haiku and poetry collection by a voluntary migrant born to forced migrants. It’s about different places and different states, and the search for sense through the senses.
Blue Tricycle Poetry & Lyrics
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
A volume of poetry and lyrics for your pleasure and enjoyment.
Hunting Poems
Series: Heart of the Hunter. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
For ages 10 + There’s a lot of learning that goes on in the years between rabbit shoots and heli-hunting. Told in the hunter’s lore and language, these are poems of the young and old who hunt to fill the freezer or hunt for a living, those who hunt to rid the land of destructive pests, and those who do it because it is in their blood.
Love: A Test Run
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
The experiment: write a poem a day, every day for a month. The catch: every poem has to explore love. There’s poems about true love, soul mate love, whale love, first love, lost love, unrequited love, dark love, abandoned love, ghost love, 10-second love, pure perfect impossible love, painful love, imagined love, fantasy love, universe-ending love … & more besides.
His mate Jack
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
His mate Jack is a short story about a true australian hero named jack whome pushed injured golddiggers through the west australian outback and goldfields.
Macclesfield Collections Vol. 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by Strong & Bold Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
A collection of 22 contemporary poems by recently emerged shy poet, Brian Lewis, based in Macclesfield, South Australia.
Inner Flash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
Poetry Saves Lives. 'Je suis Charlie' and 'Wear White this Morning' plus thirty-one other Australian short stories and poems that says life is worth living. Includes the wonderful 'Wyee', 'Tipsy', 'Patting the Dog' and 'Tribute to Kiama' and 'Perpetual Train'. "For colour, word play and an outstanding use of rhythm, Garry's work is unbeatable."
Kurtz in Toowoon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
This latest collection of poems by David Morisset follows his journey through joy and depression, faith and hopelessness, and love and loneliness. Along the way he is immersed in lavish landscapes and encounters the best and worst of people. David Morisset is the pen name of an Australian writer who lives near Toowoon Bay on the Central Coast north of Sydney.
Short Stories in Rhyme
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 1 review)
SHORT STORIES IN RHYME is a poetry book authored by Peter M. Atkins. These poems are creatively written about the Australian outback, and offer crystal clear glimpses into its beauty, colour and tragic weather extremes. They are in excellent company with tributes to mothers, nurses, soldiers, sailors and friends. Along with verse on comedy and the intricacies of life.
If You're a Poet, We Want to Know it! Volume 2
Price: Free! Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
To commemorate the centenary of World War I, Kāpiti Coast District Libraries’ second annual poetry contest – If You’re a Poet We Want to Know It – welcomed poets of all ages to submit poems with the theme of “War & Peace”. Included in this anthology is every submission the library received, a total of 85 poems, in each of three age groups: Children (6–12), Teens (13–18) and Adults (19+).