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Aftermath
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Aftermath is a poetic rendition of the consequence of choice. The poems in this book are designed to take readers on personal, social, emotional and political journey through the fallout of life-changing events and decisions.
Make Me Wanna Holla
Price: Free! Words: 300. Language: American English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poetry that seeks to speak the truth about the world and its citizens.
Already Forgotten
Price: Free! Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Already Forgotten is a collection of thirty poems written by writer C.M.H
A Taste Of My Thoughts Black Lives Matter
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
(4.00 from 1 review)
Black lives matter! A poem inspired by today's event. Our days are becoming more volatile with each passing day and biases of yesteryear that should be buried are live and well in 2016. The opportunity to forever change our country is about to slip away and that in itself is a crime.
Lost Sunshine
Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.55 from 11 reviews)
A collection of short poems about the journey to rock bottom and the subsequent challenge of attempting to repair a severely damaged psyche.
Rise of the Loku: (Black Haikus)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 590. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is a form of poetry I first heard from Amiri Baraka. I have written Lokus as a homage to Baraka and the form.
Calling on God
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A book of new poetic psalms worshiping God and His son, Jesus. A collection of poems to encourage and strengthen you through dark hours.
Reviving the Renaissance
Price: Free! Words: 9,200. Language: American English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Author Miquiel Banks states, “this book was a challenge for me. Instead of always praising the poets from the Harlem Renaissance, why not channel their writing styles in a current volume of Poetry?” In this volume, MB captures the essence of six powerhouse poets (Zora, Langston, Helene, Claude, Nella, and Countee) and presents them in a modern light.
Harlem Nights and Footstep Blues
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Harlem Nights and Footstep Blues is a poetry collection consisting of 65 poems. The poems are separated into 11 distinct sections. Harlem Nights and Footstep Blues is rooted in a modern sense of black cultural, social, and artistic rebirth while paying homage to the artistic foundation laid by the great pioneers of the past.
The Transition. Poetry Collection by Javon Hilaire
You set the price! Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
An 85 page collection of Poetry written and published by Javon Hilaire.
My Story, My Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
My Life, My Story is a collection of poems chronicling the views and feelings of one young man on being an African-American male growing up in urban America. This poetry collection includes the following: My life, My reality, My love, My Prose, My Emotions, and My Faith.
The Use of Words
Price: Free! Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The poetry of a young man on love, faith, loss, and redemption; on coming to grips with a complex world; on searching for peace beyond burning angst; on Los Angeles and drunken dreams; on death and infinity with cumbersome words. In essence, the poetry of a young man.
Unshackled: Two Poems of Release
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Unshackled features two poems that speak to the human condition. "Twenty Is Not Enough" is about a mother's frustration with her son and her desire to be unshackled to disrespect. "Free Indeed" recognizes the heat of racial differences in the US today. It begs for minorities to be unshackled to deficient attitudes and biased minds. These are poems that encourages one to think and breathe.
Short Passions
Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Short Passions is filled with short stories and poems inspired by the mysteries of life. From deep uplifting passions to the drowning passions that consume our lives with misery, each short passionate journey will lead you towards a momentary compelling sense of empathy.
When There is Nothing Left
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poetry that pulls at your heart, and triggers open conversation about death, sadness, feelings of being lost and alone. Is included in hard copy "Poetry Is"
A boy, Interrupted
You set the price! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is Darian Lane's poetry chapbook about life, love, and the pursuit of something.
Creation and Salvation Poems
Price: Free! Words: 15,670. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A collection of poems about creation and salvation plus my thoughts and a short story on a man taken up by the rapture.
The Broken Ones
You set the price! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
A compilation of different styles of poetry, this book is dedicated to the broken ones. To those who suffer in silence, raise your voice. Let your words be your justice...
Book of Sorrows
You set the price! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is a poetry collection that was written from the pain that lurks within the depths of my soul. This collection is my whole heart, many of these were written years ago and until recently were crumpled pieces of yellowed paper. This truly is my book of sorrows.
A Crooked Shadow: From Five Old Wives' Tales
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A Crooked Shadow is one of the tales from the collection Five Old Wives' Tales. “Five Old Wives’ Tales” is a delightfully light collection of poetic literature to have as an accompaniment. Each tale is cleverly written and filled with wit; nostalgic in style, with a contemporary twist, relative to the times in which we live in.

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