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The Bench
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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.
Into the Walled Garden
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Series: Dancing Pig Originals. Price: Free! Words: 71,320. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Into the Walled Garden is a Dancing Pig Original publication - showcasing work by author Clive Gilson. This book contains 10 years worth of prize winning poetry…10 years worth of work both published and unpublished, collected together for the very first time (warts and all).
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.
i bLEed DaRk - Poems About Pain, Life, Heavy Metal and Jesus Christ
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Price: Free! Words: 22,640. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Penned over a period of years by a man living in chronic pain and his young son, this atypical spiritual poetry book is a startlingly visceral series of transient images, seen through dusty windows, flying swiftly by on the authors’ personal road to righteousness. Their art springs forth from the unforced rhythm of the soul – the cry of tell-tale hearts, plagued by darkness and shrouded in light.
Kiss and Tell
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,180. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2010 by Dr David Reiter. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Much awaited Selected and New from one of Australia’s most exciting and innovative authors. His imagination resists cultural razor wire by composing without a passport, accepting no subject as off-limits. And this multi-award winning author more often sets the trends these days rather than following them.
На Крыльях Надежды: Поэзия
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Price: Free! Words: 28,510. Language: Russian. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Поэтический жизнеутверждающий сборник
Black Suns Of The Slave Dynasty
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Price: Free! Words: 27,810. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
It’s a book of life with a better understanding for our own. It is the evidence of a tremendously rigorous but immensely fruitful search for truth and success compiled in the music of word, in voices of poems, telling the stories of mankind. It is the attainment of the objective. The answers are for each to find for oneself.
Chunks In The Peanut Butter - Another Year In Words
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,930. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Beavers and boat shacks, trains, planes, automobiles, true love, old love, sex, and hate. Everything wrapped up into a big ball of words. There are stories and poetry in everything. Everything we see every day has beauty or horror that can be put to words. The daily exercise of performing these language gymnastics is what you have in your hands.
The School of Silence
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Price: Free! Words: 33,840. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
What exactly is poetry and how can you tell good poetry from bad? Does poetry need to have some sort of form, or is it enough to simply express your own emotions? Is poetry just a term for the highly refined and concentrated use of language, or can it also be a spiritual practice? What might the poetry of an alien civilization or an artificial intelligence be like?
99 The Assassination of Dark Poetry
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You set the price! Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
99 selected poems from years of poetry writings. Dark poetry including topics such as religion, mankind, flaws of humanity, science, Gothic, and the balance of good and evil.
Such Deliberate Loveliness: Collected Love Poems of Paul Hina 1997-2006
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Such Deliberate Loveliness is a collection of love poems spanning 10 years. The collection contains poems of loss, of wanting, of falling in love, and of staying in love.
Thoughts from the Rock
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Price: Free! Words: 32,970. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
A collection of creative works by the UW-Rock County fall 2013 Intro to Creative Writing class. Featuring non-fiction, poetry and fiction.
La Cicala di Italia: War of the Space Dragons (The Society On Da Run #1)
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Series: The Society On Da Run Mini Stories, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,870. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This book was updated on 6/10/13 Note: this is a short story/chapbook series. This little e-chapbook is the first issue in a series of many. The Society On Da Run (portmanteau of working titles The Society and On Da Run) is about the first stages of the Dragon War. The dragons have become tired of how humans treat them and have called their Empire from space to go to war with humanity. Ad Astra
Vice Verses: a book of rhymin' crime
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,750. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2009. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Poetry should make one laugh, cry, ponder, think So I wrote this book of poems About everything including the kitchen sink "Not since me has poetry suffered such indignity" Ali
We Were Fish: Collected Poetry
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,010. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011 by Bad Ducky Industries. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The weird, goofy, charming, anti-traditional, anti-academic, scathing, political, apolitical and sometimes transcendental poetry, prose poetry and odd-thoughts-on-paper of critically-acclaimed fantasy novelist J M McDermott have appeared in many magazines, his blog, and a few anthologies. Included here is the Rhysling Award-nominated "3 Poems Called Cosmic".
Anyone for Love? Poems by John Howard Reid
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
An anthology of over 100 original poems, ANYONE FOR LOVE includes major prize-winners in top writing contests. However, no less than 72 poems are published here for the first time. Reid decided to include only work he still enjoyed reading and reciting, even though some excluded poems had attracted critical acclaim. Reid's own favorites are his tribute to Walt Disney's pal, Ub Iwerks, and "Love".
Orange & More Awphul Poetry
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,360. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Over 50 poems dealing with a wide range of subjects. Orange is the color of controversy and many of these poems deal with social issues. The book also unveils the AWPHUL style which challenges the CRAP (Contemporary Regurgitations Applauded as Poetry) being passed off as poetry by the Dung Beetle Society that is modern poetry. AWPHUL is an acronym.
The Phoenix of the Dark Oceans (A Book of Poems)
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,390. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of over a hundred poems spanning from the years of 2004-2013. A book of unique free verse poetry that reaches the very depths of the soul. It's full of rebellious intellectual streams of intertwining thoughts held back for many years only to now be unleashed into the world.
The Sound Collector
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Some people follow their favorite band—Jay follows the Poet, going to his readings, memorizing every poem. Instead of recording bootlegs, Jay collects the sound vibrations of the poems in small glass jars, capturing their essence. But after years of fandom, a chance encounter makes Jay realize the depths of his own loneliness. Will a desperate trip to Bangkok give a new meaning to his life?
Me No Habla With Acento: Contemporary Latino Poetry
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 43,030. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011 by Rebel Satori Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This anthology of contemporary Latino poetry celebrates the rich mosaic of a major arts movement within the United States featuring poets and spoken word artists from across the country. Published in association with El Museo del Barrio.