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Native Star
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2009 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This lyrical journey is divided into three sections: Consuelo: A Mother Ode, which explores the maturing mother-son bond; Comet!, inspired by Hale-Bopp; and Scoshee: A Memorial, which touches on our kinship with other species and the anguish the author felt at the loss of his beloved pet, Scoshee.
Newly Wild Hedgehog
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Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011 by NAP BOOKS. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
In Newly Wild Hedgehog, Steve Subrizi curates an alternate universe of whist. Seven-foot hedgehogs run panicked from their exes, disgruntled suburbanites wage lawsuits against some nearby deer, and human-sized genitals sit on a couch, unemployed, watching Netflix on stolen internet. Alternating such absurd sketches with swift and disarming moments.
Inside The Mind of Evan Craig
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Price: Free! Words: 160. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Everyday things that I hate
Brújulas rotas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: Spanish. Published: April 4, 2010 by ¡¡Ábrete libro!!. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spanish Poetry
Poesía
All Of These Taxonomies Are Political
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Price: Free! Words: 17,820. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
An experimental modernist collection of 512 limericks that examine the depth to which the associations we make are hard-wired into us, and the lengths to which we are pushed if we want to free ourselves of these associations. Contains adult language.
Fritz365 A Year In Poetry
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
Life, death, sex, religion, introspection, you name it. This collection of poetry was written over the course of 2011. An entry was made every day, as part of an exercise for the author to expand his poetic range. It's up to you to decide if change did occur as far as style, and expertise. What it is, is simple: 365 daily entries, to amuse and horrify, justify and vilify.
Moments: A Collection of Poems.
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Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The sound of screeching train brakes. Metal over metal, while those raindrops smash into the window. Slowly falling down. A pink sky burns away the street lights on a road so desolate,and no camera in my backpack. Freeform poetry and 56 selected haiku poems from 2010.
A Dream in the Night - 2nd Edition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
"Life is not about what we do. It's about who we are and never losing sight of our dreams. Having the courage to go after them, no matter the odds. Believing in them and ourselves, when no one else does."
I'm scared of the darkness...
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Price: Free! Words: 310. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
I see it coming toward us... Do you?
Whispers of Dreams (A Poetic Collection)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of 37 poems that invade the mind, slip into your dreams and give a taste of love, loss and the intricacies of life.
Icebound Minstrel
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Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Winter poems. Winter, snow, love, Author's impressions and elgiac mood, and some dark poetry.
Memoirs of an Accident
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Price: Free! Words: 370. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A recollection of events leading up to a crash...
Type Name Here
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Price: Free! Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short collection of writing and poems by Eric Paguio. Eric Paguio lives with his cat and girlfriend in Seattle, WA where he battles with aliens from mars that wear french toast body armor. Yes, they do have lasers.
The Mind
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Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A poem about the tragic event in a woman's life that lead to her insanity.
Love and Rain
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Price: Free! Words: 280. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Something happy..Something sad..A piece of life
On Remembering, a short collection
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Price: Free! Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
These are a loose collection of short stories and poems I've written [and by short stories, I really mean vignettes]. Most of these, especially the poems, were originally posted to my blog at wessf.tumblr.com. This just seemed like a great way to combine them all into one THING — plus it's given me something to offer for free on smashwords.com [more to come, I'm sure].
Limericks Galore
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of limericks from around the globe. Fun reading!
Poems People Like
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Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This small collection is made up of poems that have been praised by experienced poets and editors, and at the same time are appreciated by people who don’t normally read a lot of poetry or go to poetry readings. The e-reader with its small portable size just might be an ideal way to access poems like these that speak to everyday experiences and can make a person stop and think and maybe wonder.
Spinning Toward Home
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 280. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Two childhood friends reconnect as adults and rediscover the love that they thought they would never have a chance to fulfill. Written from the point of view of the seeker, this romantic poem places her in the driver's seat on the winding road leading to a perpetual state of rapture.
Pomes - Older and Younger
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2009 by Opening Chapter. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Pomes, Older and Younger, a debut poetry collection from John Ahearn, offers a basket of poems that will stay long after they have been read, poems that manage to smile at the realities of love and life. John Ahearn believes that all the old forms are there to be used in the working poet's toolbox - that there is a form for every expression. His unsparing modern eye does the rest.