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General | Love | Nature | Death | Places
Love Songs to God: 30 Poems of Love and Longing by Irving Karchmar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
These love songs are, of course, Sufi poems, and a few odds and ends formed out of that same Source of all joy. They follow no formal rhyme or metre, except when they do, and have only the path of love as a common theme.
Concrete Pastures of the Beautiful Bronx by W.R. Rodriguez
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: American English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 1 review)
In a strong, ironic, and humorous voice, these poems explore the beauty, wonder, and harsh reality of The Bronx. Vivid and abundant imagery abound in this unique vision of inner city life.
Savoring Beauty by E. A. Schumacher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Inspirational
A three months collection of daily poetry written by observing nature and life in general. These reflections are a way of reconnecting with the natural world and observing happenings day by day rather then rushing through life.
The Shoe Shine Parlor Poems et al by W.R. Rodriguez
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
These narrative and lyric poems derive from the author's youth in the South Bronx and his work as a bootblack in the family shoe shine parlor during the 1960s.
The Traveller: Part I by Mateen Manek
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
The Traveller is a poetry compilation series by Mateen Manek. The compilation focuses on themes revolving around the moments that we experience in our daily lives. It is written in chronological order, charting the changes and growth of the author and the challenges of our daily lives.
The Mausoleum on the Levee by Don A. Hoyt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Hoyt's first full volume of poetry (55 poems) exhibits a broad range of styles-- from sonnets to concrete lyrics. Somewhat romantic, somewhat modernist, somewhat language based, Hoyt's poems are largely unclassifiable; yet every one is ripe with insights into the human condition.
Civilized Beasts by Laura Govednik
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,840. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015 by Weasel Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Animals Beautiful, Brutal Poetry in Motion So many are endangered Yet the Wildlife Conservation Society Fights on their behalf This poetry menagerie joins the cause
An Aptitude For Perversity by Rori O'Keeffe
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 15. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
What could possibly be the rules of the game, when perversity rules? These four poems look at the traps of perversity - and the sense of the perverse that can lead a way out of the dream-labyrinth that we are told is reality. Leaning heavily on prose but with poetic flair, An Aptitude For Perversity empowers the poet (and possibly the reader,) to keep their feet planted solidly on the earth.
Tribal Magic by Don A. Hoyt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
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.
All These Years In My Heart by Rori O'Keeffe
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 20. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Romance » General
You don't have to keep your love hidden away forever, I have recently discovered. Someone new to my life has filled my being with all the feelings my heart has been waiting to release, all these lonely years. Like an Adam and Eve, we find ourselves in a world lit by intense meanings that we once held to be improbable. These six poems convey what this mature love means in my life. 652 words.
[ - ] (Minus) by Thomas Duder & Melanie McCurdie
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A book of poetry by Thomas Duder, with artwork from Melanie McCurdie. Subject matter deals with the aftermath of relationships, the stress of troubled relationships, and the general miasma of life heaped upon the shoulders of a struggling artist.
Hope Victorious by Rori O'Keeffe
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 13. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
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.