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They Never Actually Said You Couldn't
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 720. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is a fun little book of comedic and general poetry.
Brushing the Blue
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Borderline Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
…You broke the shell of my burden. I shook inside…You have opened my core… scores of monarchs in the white sun. We are challenged to live in pilgrimage in this excerpt from the poem The Call— When the wind blows by, get on Breathe azure air until it dominates your veins. Rest in the adventure of this connection; you have answered the call—hold on.
Twenty Floors Straight Down
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 540. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A Poem about suicide of a young girl, so much to live for now gone. A fallen angel unable to cope, hold on, understand life. Trespass of our dreams and desires gone forever.
Castles In The Desert
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Series: Memorable Verse, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
We are implored to seek isolation from others through selfishness, paradoxically, in order to find happiness. How can a person overcome the dictates of self-interest and become fulfilled? By looking within ourselves, and by looking to others, and by looking upwards, we may find the cures for one of the great, dismissed ailments of our age: Personal loneliness. These 7 poems point to the answers.
Silent Poet
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Price: $5.15 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Watching Busy Worlds, Sitting Out of Time. A collection of 60 poems covering everything from love (and a lack thereof) and pride, to drunken Austrians and that awful moment when one runs out of tea bags. The Silent Poet is the first collected works of British writer and public speaker Ben Nunney - bringing together verse spanning a decade of meandering experiences.
A Long Commute Home
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The poems in this first collection explore contemporary notions of home and identity, touching on the emotional details of our daily lives that often go unnoticed, inviting the reader on a journey that is warm, often humorous, and passionately human.
Resolution
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Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A book of poetry on the subjects of death, God, sin, love, and hope that there is a better future.
This Moment is Gone
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This Moment Is Gone is a playful exploration of the paradoxes of time, love and death. Although the poems circle these themes throughout, the lyrics were written in diverse forms, moods, tones and voices over 30 years. Poet and photographer George Goode grew up in Virginia but has lived and worked in France for 25 years. His poems and photographs have appeared frequently in Europe and the US.
RUMINATIONS: a prose-poetry collection
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Imagine reading a series of exciting short stories but in poetry form... Imagine the flow of narrative with the juxtaposition of lyrical rhythms that can only be brought on by poetry... Presenting Ruminations, a collection of prose-poems that is simply but beautifully written in reflection of everyday struggles, both the seemingly trivial and the most pertinent.
Mofred
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Price: Free! Words: 18,010. Language: Spanish. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Poesía y alguna prosa "parida" durante los años 2009 - 2013
Continents of Silence
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 70. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is an anthology of poems.
Hope Victorious
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Series: Memorable Verse, Book 13. Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
There would be no need for hope, were it not for the tragic dimensions of life; and so we hope for many things - and love is at the crux of all we desire. No life can be lived without tragedy; yet, sadly, hope can be lost. To hold onto hope it is necessary to recall what it is we hope for most in this world and beyond - a connection with others through love. Enjoy these four poems, and ponder.
Wandering
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Collection of poems. Poems that draw strength from their simplicity and inspiration from a heart consumed by love and infinite wandering. Ever-changing like the direction of the wind and the mood of the seasons these poems capture the spirit of love, loss and longing.
Rémálompor, avagy a szükségszerűtlenség dalai és más különös versek
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,900. Language: Hungarian. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
"Vachter Ákos igazi, éretlenül érett nyelv-vajákos, elszemtelenkedik csínytevő kamasz módjára az irodalom felidézhető egészével, gonoszkodik a kincseinkkel – de miért ne tenné. [...] Nem kitalálni akarja elölről az irodalmat – mint ahogyan felületes pillantással látszana, eljutva a viktoriánus rémmese hangulataiig és ott megállva – hanem legalább amolyan Frankenstein-varrottasként feléleszteni."
Überleben in der Glückseligkeit
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 33,400. Language: German. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Im Namen der antiautoritären Literatur: Eine ungewöhnliche Reise, ein satirischer und gleichzeitig spirtitueller Gedichtband. Bissiger kann es nicht gehen. Ein überraschendes, ein provozierendes Buch. Unkonventionelle Fragen mit überraschende Antworten, oft kontrovers, selbstkritisch und voller Geheimnisse. Mit Witz und hintergründigem Humor in die Fragen unserer Zeit - überall.auf der Welt.
Tribal Magic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Taking as his aim to make some sense of the life around him, Hoyt writes poems of both heart and mind, of observation and contemplation. For him, language is not the cause of poetry, but the tool of the poet.
Answer Then Question
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Sakura Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of poetry comprised of both fictional and non-fictional inspirations. Ian takes a traditional style in Haikus and puts a modern taste to them. Some of Ian’s poems are based on his life events and accounts but others are not at all, especially the more melancholy ones. He delves into these fictional situations so much so that as the reader you cannot believe that the events are not his
The Sleeping Warrior
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is a poetry book by Stephen A. Murphy it's inspired by the Northwest coast of Ireland as well as his travels away from home. This first collection is a journey into the mythology of the Irish past, insights into its troubled present, and reflections on life, a mix of an Ireland beyond the romantics of postcards and a philosophy heavily inspired by Oriental thought.
Beam Me Back To Venus
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Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
‘Beam Me Back to Venus’ is a light-hearted collection of humorous poetry based around the joys and challenges of parenting children from birth through the teenage years. Written from a mother’s point of view, many will relate to the frustrations of juggling paid work with the daily taxi run, housework and the dramas of bringing up a busy family.
A Lost Girls Book of Poetry
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This poetry has been written during strong emotional times. These poems are how I interpret my feelings. They have to do with love, loss abuse. nature and more.