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Beautiful Scars: Elegiac Beat Poems
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015 by El Zarape Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Beat poetry about love, loss, and hope, with an introduction by Beat scholar Dr. Robert Earl Johnson, Jr. This is the third collection of poetry by Edward Vidaurre, an emerging voice in Beat and Latino poetry. Includes photographs and sketches.
Lent 1999
You set the price! Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015 by Leaf Garden Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Mark J. Mitchell was born in Chicago in 1955. His family moved to Southern California when he was four. He attended Catholic schools in Torrance and Redondo Beach. He went on to the University of California at Santa Cruz where he studied writing with George Hitchcock, Barbara Hull and Raymond Carver. He also focused on modern poetry and Medieval Literature.
Aberrations
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,520. Language: American English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This a “rogues gallery” of terrible killings, suicides, and violent events. Most of the biggies are here. At least, the American versions. A lot of horrible things. Richard Speck, John Gacy, Jeffrey Dahmer, Ted Bundy, Leopold and Loeb, Ed Gein, Albert DeSalvo, the Unabomber. Boston Marathon bombers, Oklahoma City bombing, school shooters, mass murders and mass suicides.
Stalemate
Price: Free! Words: 70. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A short poem.
Insomnia: Love Poems
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015 by El Zarape Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Poems written under the influence of insomnia: that dreamlike state of lust, love, and loss, anger and abandon, with playfulness and academic tones. Insomnia, rouses us with a twitch and spilt coffee jerk and lulls us with knowing nods to those moments of clarity and opaqueness, of sweetness and acrimony, of haunting realism that can't help but keep us awake for just one more poem.
I Would Move a Mountain
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
I would move a mountain To heal your pain. I would take it all And not complain If it could be in that bed, So torn and afraid. We share someone, The one that took your name And gave me life. She’s my mother. She’s your wife. You don’t deserve this at all, And it’s not alright.
Night Terrors- A rhyming poem
Price: Free! Words: 370. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Medieval
A medieval poem about a man who is constantly haunted by a certain night creature.
Observations of an Australian while drifting Volume one: death
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Observations of an Australian while drifting Volume one: death, is a small book of poetry and thoughts that mostly center on the subject of death. This is the third publication from writer Matt Ashe.
Lost Pieces of the Soul
Series: Pieces of the Big Picture, S3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This final set of poems based around spiritual challenges, concludes the Soul part of the Pieces series.
H is for Hell
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
H is for Hell is another thought-provoking collection of dark poetry by Lance Barnwell, author of Dereliction. Sometimes unnerving, often creepy, but always horrific. Psst… Death; it creeps, yeah? And it creeps For what is owed is overdue A floorboard creaks, it never sleeps And now it’s here… it’s come for you…
The Scent of His Feathers: A Collection of Dark Verses
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
THE SCENT OF HIS FEATHERS: A Collection of Dark Verses is a poetry chap book by speculative fiction author Ash Krafton. Visit www.AshKrafton.com to learn more about her books, including the urban fantasy trilogy The Books of the Demimonde.
Cry Me A Reeva
Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A poem in her memory. Reeva Steenkamp was shot dead by Oscar Pistorius on Valentine's Day aged 29. I never heard of her till what happened. She is not forgotten. She was absent at his trial so it's just fair to give her a voice.
Drive
Price: Free! Words: 240. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
You’re there in that car, half asleep / Lost in thought and diversions deep / Your fellow travelers passing you by / All in undue time on their way to die
For the Departed
Price: Free! Words: 220. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A sonnet for the departed - an excerpt from the fantasy series "GODLESS" - Book III (unpublished). A moving moment exchanged between a resident of the underworld and Elianna.
The Last Breath
Price: Free! Words: 460. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Fantasy poem by A.K. Gallagher, about a woman who fell in love with and fought a war for her king.
A Cliff Over Blue
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Daniel Wallock's debut poetry book. Daniel's poems have previously been published in literary journals.
The Shadow of the Mind's Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A collection of poems that reveal the truest of emotions that we typically hide from the world. Life, death, suicide, love, trust, self-esteem and more....teen to adulthood emotions that are from the darkest, deepest parts of the heart.
Fall of the Raccoon
Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
I saw you there lonely by the roadside / A raccoon who in crossing had died / On your back, face upturned to a tree / A lofty place a raccoon nest might be
Dead Inside, Deep Inside
Series: Poetry. Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
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I'll be in a coffin sooner than I wanna be If I don't get some shit to help me see The struggles I'm gonna see. I'm altering the free things That are here for us all. Life is a strife to let you ignore the fall. I am an underachiever, A false believer. I am never home to receive my calls. I'm sure we could reach a preacher to deceive us all. Thank you for not thinking of me.
Alcedo - A Collection of Poems
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
In his debut collection, Alcedo, Jeffrey Donoghue delivers forty original poems that establish him as a major new voice in modern poetry. Encompassing the depth and breadth of human experience, of life, love and death as well as tackling the largest of questions of existence and meaning, his poems speak of the matters that confront us all.