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Feed the Beast
You set the price! Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Collection of poems and songs written about everyting from love, loss, war and the modern day American Dream.
This Is (Not) Your Grandmothers Poetry Book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
I was force fed poetry in high school as I'm sure many people were. And like many, I ran screaming from the classroom. If that's what happened to you then I think you'll like this book. Modern free verse poetry on subjects that matter today, and stories from my blog, "The Window." Some are serious and some humorous. I think you'll find a little something for everyone here.
Envoy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
In this her second anthology Kim Carey weaves her experiences and travels into surreal pivots of life’s mystery, heartache and magic. Envoy springs from a vast palette of life; from surfing to the war in Sarejevo; nuclear disasters to Sufi masters, ancient mythology and modern love and reflects the tenderness, humour and pathos of Kim’s journey and our shared humanity.
Transcend A Soul's Journey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - general
Transcend A Soul's Journey is Kim Carey's first anthology of poetry and is a delicate tribute to life, love, freedom and travel.
In the Forest, Falling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.00 from 1 review)
These poems are snapshots of hope, anger, romance, fear, survival—life on earth and the varying temperatures of that space between wondering and being sure. "My Pink Ribbon" and "Maps" encourage, "Barefoot, Faster, Wiser" sets one woman's record straight, "No Lie—Men's Jeans Circa 2011" rants with a smile, and "Sparks" ponders the push and pull of attraction through the hyperaware lens of a dream.
General Random Poems 7
Price: Free! Words: 390. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This free ebook contains simple poems, which the reader can use to potentially think about things in a different way.
A Blueness I Could Eat Forever
Price: Free! Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This poetry ebook has poems that are all over the map. Most of the poems touch upon things like acceptance, compassion, existence, humor, love, mindfulness, nature, relationships, romance and more....Five poems speak of passed loved ones.
Cotton Balls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Cotton Balls is a short collection of artistic new age poetry. It is a quick, intimate, and thought provoking read. This collection is a refreshing and gritty reaction to a wide variety of our strongest emotions. Love and hate, sorrow and joy. The poems in Cotton Balls confronts and addresses our society in an unabashed way.
General Random Poems 6
Price: Free! Words: 390. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This free ebook contains simple poems, which the reader can use to potentially think about things in a different way.
Words, Art and Autism
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of 31 poems written by American blogger, student, playwright, actor, poet and activist Anthony J. Piccione
Dio di picche
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: Italian. Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Breve raccolta di poesie, composte sullo stile di Montale. Luoghi, sensazioni, affetti, ricordi come una continua eco fra il cuore e il mondo.
Mr. Glass
You set the price! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Leaf Garden Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Mr. Glass" is a coherent chapbook of poems by Kyle Hemmings on the character of Mr. Glass. Kyle Hemmings lives and works in New Jersey. He has been published in Elimae, Smokelong Quarterly, This Zine Will Change Your Life, Matchbook, and elsewhere. He loves cats, dogs, and garage bands of the 60s.
Random Poems of Cat Hartliebe
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A random collection of poetry for free reading. There are 22 "normal poems", as normal as poetry can get, anyway. There are also two short story poems; read them with a lyrical lit. Since, I always felt they were more poetry than writing, they are included in here. I hope you have a wonderful time reading.
Am I Me?
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
An eclectic collection of poetry, words, thoughts and feelings about life, food, creatures, and family.
I can almost hear her
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
What's that? Can you hear it? It's coming from the closet! Janet hasn't been home for over two years, but when the door is opened there she is! But something isn't right. Where has Janet been? What has happened to her? She looks miserable and is making strange noises. What happened to Janet?
Child of My Child: Poems and Stories for Grandparents
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Essay » Literature
More than 60 highly accomplished literary writers and poets explore the timeless realities and contemporary challenges of becoming -- and being-- a grandparent in the 21st century. Finalist in the Anthology category, 2011 Next Generation Indie Book Awards. Winner, "Best Grandparenting Book" 2012 About.com Readers' Choice Awards.
Ours
Series: Fantastic Poetry. Price: $4.06 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of 29 poems from professional and non-professional contributors put together from the winners of our charity homeland/motherland poetry competition. The collection will donate 10% of its sales to the WWO, the WorldWide Orphans foundation (wwo.org).
Getting It Right- Teens Learning Life Lessons Through Poems and Bible Verses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Teens approaching adulthood often grapple with challenges of low self-esteem, bullying, drug use or sexual harassment. Some cannot find a safe haven, at school, work, nor home. At such times, we hope they confide in mature and trusted adults like parents, teachers, pastors, but usually, this is not the case. See what they do and how they get it right.
Under the Moonlight, a poetry collection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - general, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Bestselling author Amber Jerome~Norrgard once again wraps her readers in her prose, enveloping them in her signature style of honesty and straight-to-the-heart style of writing in her poetry collection Under the Moonlight.
On The Way To Paradise
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Paradise is discovered in retrospect, after it is lost. It is the best of all possible worlds - the best we can muster at present. These thirteen poems consider paradise from this vantage point.