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Different kinds of Death
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Death is a part of our life and it can have so many different faces. Sometimes it can be funny, like Death in the Discworld novels, it can be scary but most of the times it is sad.
Price: Free! Words: 120. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2009. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Just a little poem. Hope you like it.
Not Myself: Poetry From the Other Side of Me
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Poems about relationships and the emotions they make you feel.
A Hundred Years (plus) of Solitude...
Price: Free! Words: 380. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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A poem decidated to the Cubs and their North side fans in Chicago
Love Surrounds You Like a Posse in Bulletproof Vests
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A new chapbook of poems by Howie Good.
Dark Horse Pictures
Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2010 by Philistine Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Originally published by Selkirk Lapwing Press in 2007, Andy Hopkins' acclaimed poetry collection, Dark Horse Pictures, is a deep, dark labyrinth of language.
Happy Fat Children and Protein Enhancers
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010 by Philistine Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Composed mainly of anagrams and rearrangements of words, Tom Duckworth's Happy Fat Children and Protein Enhancers creates witty, eccentric poetry out of road signs, bank notes and crisp packets. The author describes his poems as "mathematical problems to which I have found a particular solution for."
21 Poems for Love, Weddings, and Anniversaries
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Some non-traditional poems for people in love.
The Light in Ordinary Things: Volume 1 of the Fearless Poetry Series
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009 by D. Patrick Miller. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The first volume of the Fearless Poetry Series presents the work of 42 accomplished poets, offering illuminations of everyday things, places, and beings. Co-edited by Sari Friedman and D. Patrick Miller with an introduction by D. Patrick Miller.
Better Verse
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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This may be the best verse ever written, or it might just be some more. Some is funny, some is funnier, and some just laugh-out-loud hilarious. So please read with a pillow at hand to stifle your guffaws. And that should be enough words to meet the description requirement.
47 Haiku
Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of 47 haiku in various styles.
The Bench
Price: Free! Words: 57,980. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Jenny, the office mouse, whose literary aspirations suffocate in the corner cubicle of a large city publisher, is innocently deluded by a chance trail of love left by a phantom poet. The trail of delusion tears at her cloistered life, extracting her dreams and when she emerges from her musty chrysalis to confront the author, it costs her, her job and sanity, but releases a far greater power.
we are lonely...
Price: Free! Words: 270. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
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Do you see us, we are there, just at the edge of your life.
Price: Free! Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Indulge in a lyrical, sensual feast. Karin Cox's eloquent poems will linger with you for days, reminding you of the beauty of language and the nostalgia of days gone by. Ranging in topic from whimsy to love poems to erotica, to an examination of nationality and what it means to be human, this collection features something for every lover of the written word.
A World of Verse
Price: Free! Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Grey Mouse Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Various poems of pain, loss, suffering, joy, love, and pleasure by poets of ASMSG (Authors' Social Media Support Group). We hope the thoughts and emotions of the poets captures your imagination and your heart as you peruse the deep expressions contained herein.
Poems from a Life
Price: Free! Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A book of poetry by Irish poet/novelist Des Greene. Romance and lyricism are always near the surface in these works. Modern life has almost lost connection with nature but the links are not stretched to the limit in the Irish mind. Love of countryside and sea are strong undercurrents even to personal emotional traumas. The words ride on the waves or over the hills, singing to nature.
Elemental Poems
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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A collection of poems containing themes of elements, such as water, wind and fire.
Autobiomythography & Gallery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by Brooklyn Arts Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Named the "Best First Book" of poems for the year, this collection by Joe Millar was short-listed for the Yale Younger Poets prize, the National Poetry Series, and the Academy of American Poets’ Walt Whitman Award. Joe grew up along the Space Coast of Florida and attended the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Isotropes: A Collection of Speculative Haibun
Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010 by Philistine Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
TJ McIntyre’s stunning collection of haibun packs a library full of ideas into a compact space. With genres ranging from sci-fi to fairytale to realism, Isotropes is as unclassifiable as it is brilliant. (Haibun: a literary composition that combines prose and haiku.)
Haiku by Toshiyuki Ihira
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Small collection of Haiku by toshiyuki ihira. And just a few poems.