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Fourteen Lines at a Time: Sonnets 2006-2009
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
The sonnet form has been around for a long time, and most poets take a crack at it at one point or another. This book gathers two sonnet series and a collection of other experiments in the form into a little chapbook suitable for a quick hit of prosody or a thoughtful commute. I hope you enjoy it!
Triple Crown
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Triple Crown is the only triple heroic crown of sonnets in the English language. The interwoven poems deal with 3 aspects of reality: universal, societal, and personal. The first cycle retells the story of Creation. The second describes the conflicts of the kings of ancient Israel. In the final cycle, Job describes his suffering, and rails against a world which appears to be devoid of justice.
The Pulp Sonnets and Other Poems.
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You set the price! Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Evan Fleischer is a writer and a comedian. This is a book of poems.
Cryptic Armature: Verses in the Manner of....
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
More than just a collection of verses, this book is something of an informal commentary on the history of English literature, something of a conversation with a few of the finest poets in the language. These original poems are written “in the manner of…,” using forms and structures pioneered by great writers (and occasionally artists) of the past to create something contemporary and modern.
Lessons for a Barren Population
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is an eclectic collection of poetry. The first edition of this collection was the first-ever full-length original poetry collection published as an ebook back in 1999. Nominated for a Frankfurt Book Fair Award.
23 Sonnets
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Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A book of contemporary love sonnets celebrating romance and nature.
Time blew away like dandelion seed
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Price: Free! Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Over a hundred formal poems: sonnets, ballades, triolets and others.
Suppertime Sonnets
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A selection from Suppertime Sonnets, author Kate Sherrod's 2009-2010 experiment in writing and posting a pseudo-Shakespearean sonnet every day by suppertime. Topics range from insects and other creepy crawlies to the International Space Station to various topics in chemistry and biology to usable cooking recipes, along with more traditional and lyrical works. Formal poetry, informal subjects!
Sonnets and Poems to the Body
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Sonnets and Poems to the Body: linked sonnets and love poems on a theme of immortality.
Late Quatrains, Exercises and Complaints
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Each of these Late Quatrains was originally a text-message composed spontaneously at the cellphone keypad. The Exercises are formal experiments in rhythm and metre, in the spirit of musical etudes. Together with the sonnet cycle Red Quartet, they may be read as an attempt to reconcile the strictly formal concerns of poetic expression with the informality of existence.