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The Cardboard Night
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Price: Free! Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Written when the author was in his late teens and early twenties, the poems, stories and assorted mad ramblings you will find here were scribbled on scraps of paper and bar napkins in the wee hours of morning. God, existence, sex and identity dominate the desperate writings of a young man struggling to make sense of the world.
Second Sight
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
22 original poems written over a long and rich career, including the poet's reverie of working on the Mississippi ("Deck"), a pithy warning about utilitarian values ("Mute Love"), an elegy for Sylvia Plath, a primer ("How to Be a Poet in Ten Easy Lessons"), a lamentt("Ballad of the Orphan), a dark midwestern "Three Poems from Hell," a toungue-in-cheek "Ballad Fragments," and "Remembering Dreams."
Verdigris
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
24 poems on themes from the everyday ("Mother, May I?" and "If I Spend My Life") to the mythic ("At Blayneys," "Fenris," "Prometheus," "On the Down Side" and "Verdigris"), current events ("Elian Gonzales," "Colbumine" and "Arab Spring"), villanelles ("I Am an Old Man," "Winds and Sands") and English sonnets ("No Time for Hatred's Wars," "Water or Wave").
After the Dawn
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
38 original poems--powerful, symbolic, familiar, experimental--packed with emotion on subjects ranging as widely as a child's birth ("For Eric") to a meditation on the banality of evil ("Death Sentence"), a humorous ode touching baseball ("Chin Music") to pure political outrage ("Don't Gimme That Jazz"), a prayer for "America" to a hymn of gratitude for another ("Brigit"), and much more.
DRIFTING AWAY and other poems
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
drifting away and other poems is an updated collection of my poems, written in different periods, places and moments during my life. Inspired by the most precious elements present in nature: nature herself. feelings and emotions, life and death, blood and light are inside of this book, from the very first page.
Escape Artist
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Twenty poems by America's leading post-industrial shaman.
Love Speaks In His Own Person
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Price: Free! Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Come, O hesitant, Surrender to Love, And I will give you the keys to the endless treasury, Hidden in your heart. What else defines your life as experiences, Is there a place where they would not be present; Come, Take the first step to Me and I promise You'll never want to return to the land of the shadows.
Banalata Sen - by Jibananda Das
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: Bengali. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Banalata Sen (in Bengali script: বনলতা সেন) is a volume of Bengali poems written between 1932-1946 by the poet Jibanananda Das that is one of the most read, recited and discussed volume of poems of Bengali literature.
Dreams of a Poet Volume Two
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is volume two of the Dreams of a Poet Series. A collection of short poems written by Barry F. Jablonski. Sometimes humorous, sometimes serious,this book is sure to entertain.
Muse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
The first collection of poetry from K.B. Lacoste focuses on individually-inspired pieces. Each poem celebrates the intimate feelings and thoughts inspired by someone that has touched the author's life. Humor, sadness, romance, and fear are all present in this original collection with accompanying photographs.
My Words Are Going On A Diet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
In this hard habit eating short if you can’t say something nice, it’s better to say nothing at all. Words can be fruitful and multiply the good, bad and the ugly. Putting on the weight of your mind do not only come in pounds of foods, it can come on words as well.
Few Emotions Reworked
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Written Expressions, LLC. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Sometimes the early poetry of a young writer sink into oblivion as she slowly finds herself where she was really supposed to be, writing erotica and short fiction. Few Emotions Reworked is just that, a few old poems edited for the last time.Edited and Selected Poems from the original print book and anthology Emotions: Love Made Courageous & La Boheme: Melody of Poems.
Something Grand
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,210. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The title story of Something Grand earned the 1990 H.G. Roberts Foundation Award from Kansas State University. This is a republishing as an E-version of the original story collection, first published in 2002.
Down Eternity Road
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Six poems of temporary stops down the road of life.
Chin Music
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
26 original poems of humor, love, political outrage and transformation, featuring "America, Stop Working," "Bush Dreams," "Reaganomics," "Chin Music," "Tea Party" and "Texas Barbecue & Tea."
Dreams of a Poet
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is volume one of the series Dreams of a Poet. A collection of short poems written by Barry F. Jablonski. Sometimes humorous, sometimes serious,this book is sure to entertain.
Poetry Dreams, The Poetic Story Of An Awakening
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
As the notes of a Spanish guitar turn into beautiful butterflies, a poetic story develops of an Awakening from a lifelong dream.
Our Best Friends: A collection of 90 Dog Poems
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,850. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012 by eBookPartnership.com. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wonderfully warm, happy and sad poems which make you think of life from the perspective of our four-legged friends, complied by Phyllis Anne Smyth, who has been working with rescued dogs for 11 years. This insight into the lives of dogs loved and lost is truly moving.
It makes sense. Hear me, heaven?
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: Russian. Published: July 12, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
В данной книге собраны воедино самые разные стихи автора.Читатель встретит здесь и произведения о любви, и “страшные истории” о том, к чему приводят шутки и уговоры с нечистой силой, и трагедийные зарисовки о судьбах детей пьющих родителей, а также многое другое.
Of Pain and Ecstasy: Collected Poems
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This collection of poems presents a unique perspective on enduring themes--love, existentialism, the darker side of life in an urban environment, loneliness, quiet heroism and the transcendent power of poetry to rebuild weary souls and teach lessons we may not want to learn.