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Twitpoems
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
30 poems published over the course of one month, one poem per day for 30 days. Each poem consists of 140 characters or less and ranging from the profound to the absurd. Silly, witty, thoughtful, and poetic. Each poem is its own gem.
Special Effects
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Price: Free! Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Ever have trouble remembering a password for a computer program? This fun/serious/futuristic book of poetry offers up a number of topics, including the password topic. Ranging from humorous to serious concepts, and finally depicting an almost apocalyptic future, the poems represent the human search for meaning and identity.
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.
High Romance: A Book of Poetry
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is a book of romantic self-expression. It is about love in its many forms. Women will find this book revealing of the masculine journey, providing an open look into the masculine perspective of love and sex. Men will recognize poetic themes familiar to their lives and experiences. This is a collection of poems that will inspire love and encourage positive loving relationships.
Exiled from Main Street: the autobiography of a midwest town
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Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Philistine Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A brutal and honest poetry collection, shining a light into the darkened corners of small town American life.
The April 2012 Um-Yangian
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Price: Free! Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
From the author of “Fork and other poems” and “The Unpublishables”, this new collection is the “best of” from the April 2012 PAD (poem a day) challenge. Quirky, unique and intriguing, these poems are sure to make you think, move you (one way or another) and amuse.
Me In The Middle
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Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 940. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
"Me In The Middle" is a short collection of contempory poetry. It focuses on emotions such as happiness, self-doubt, and ultimately self awareness.
Sigh of a Traveler
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Traveling provides an opportunity to see the world from a variety of perspectives. This collection of poems was written while moving slowly from one place to another. Along with a few photos, this collection provides observations of life in different places, and mixed impressions of the world as she is. The poems were primarily written in Asia, the Caribbean and Southwestern United States.
Kamaleoiaren Pozoia
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Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: Basque. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Kamaleoiaren Pozoia, gehienbat, azken urteetan idatzitako olerkiez osaturik dago. Alde batetik, Australiatik Euskal Herriari begira idatzitako hitzak dira. Bestetik, nere nortasun berritik eta bizitzan izan ditudan aldaketen islada.
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?
Mechanical Mouse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is a humorously cynical view of society and the moral systems we have developed. The poems poke fun at government, hippies, the drug culture, romance, sexuality, sociology, politics, and so many things about life that we take for granted everyday. Most were written in my "angry young man" days in college. Cute illustrations accompany each poem. That is, "cute" if you like rodents.
Taking Up the Runes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Taking up The Runes, haiku poetry for reading enjoyment and self-counseling. Poetry and divination meet in this small but power-packed volume!
Dinkle Dorkle And Other Nut Cases
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Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
These 30 short poems were first published on Twitter as a part of the #twitpoem project. Each poem is 140 characters or less. Allen Taylor's wacky, whimsical sense of humor comes through in these short lyrical verses. You won't be able to get enough.
Sailing On The Surreal Sea
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Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Surreal poems and tradition and non-traditional haiku.
Whimsical Words and Dramatic Affairs
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Price: Free! Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012 by Writers of the Apocalypse. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Whimsical Words and Dramatic Affairs; A Book of Badly Written Poetry is a small collection of rhymes and creatively-penned thoughts by author (and comic artist) Katrina Joyner. These poems span from the horribly cheesy writings of a 16 year old teenager to the deeply-wounded wails of an abandoned single mother.
Hovedpersonen
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: Danish. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry
"Mundtlig stilig avantgarde classic. Drevent og drævende " (Lars Bukdahl i WA) "Enkelt, morsomt, subtilt, diverterende." (Dan Ringaard i Standart) 'Hovedpersonen' er en poetisk krimi i punktform - og helt blottet for plot. Det er Godard og Jørgen Leth på cut-up cruise gennem en film noir. Eller det er noget helt sjette.
Whispers of Love a Poetry Journal
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Love and passion fires our life. The poems appear with short journal entries and tell of these moments in life. Moments burning and moments in anguish. Moments creating a love to last a lifetime and beyond. Included in this book of poems are Belinda Landtroop's lovely illustrations.
Rhymes or Porcupines
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
After his science fiction writing mom passed away, author Peter A. Hirsch heard verses for years and he unveils those in short rhyming stories and poems. Using his sense of humor, insight, sentimentality and adventurous side in an easy reading format, this potpourri of unusual escapades, silly yarns, gushy verses and soul searching questions is entertaining from start to finish.
Endless Journeys
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Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A few short poems written by Marc Ironwood and his writing partner Krissy. The husband and wife team is at it again.
Deciduous
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Short chapbook of 36 poems which capture the ephemeral quality of nature. In these pages, autumn's dying leaves crumple beneath winter's shroud of snow, and the last fleeting days of the year slip away forever. Tragic, melancholy, bittersweet ... these poems embrace and revel in the changing seasons, which mirror so closely the rhythm of the human heart.