Books tagged: villanelle

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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.
What We've Lost
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Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A villanelle. . . .
The Long Grin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
The latest collection of poems from Paul D.E. Mitchell comprising surreal, humourous, experimental and heartfelt observations and a few more traditional sonnets, villanelles and sheer unadulterated rants against injustices.
Death Calls
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Price: Free! Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A free collection of short stories, poems and other goodies. Each piece in Death Calls touches on life’s journey, death or dying in Courtney Vail’s own freakish way. Some works are quirky, some funny, some gross, some resonating, but all pretty weird. Enjoy!
Basic Poetic Forms (and how to write them)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This handy guide is designed to help you write more and better poems. It includes the ‘rules’ for writing poems in basic forms such as the villanelle, sonnet and more, as well as less frequently used forms such as the pantoum. The guide focuses on carefully selected forms that are most useful for both the experienced and beginner poet.
Measured Extravagance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012 by Upper Rubber Boot Books. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Employing sonnets and sestinas as well as open forms, Measured Extravagance lyrically documents the messiness of grief and explores the complexity of devotion. Peg Duthie throws jump shots with Shakespeare, plays duets with Heisenberg, and finds out what relish trays and rifles really have in common.
For the Love of Regional Areas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
Verses and Lyrics Public and Personal from the Last Years of Australia
How Clarence McCafferty Prayed the Mass
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Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012 by Geraldine Glodek. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The villanelle is a form often used for serious subjects like Dylan Thomas's poem to his dying father, "Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night." As a child, Glodek heard an old man in the pew behind her blabbing a play-by-play of a Yankee game throughout the Catholic Mass without missing one Latin response, many of which were repetitious and suitable for a villanelle.
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").
Joy’s Summer Memories - A Time To Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Love and romance poems of Martin Kloess