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The Bouquet of Life
Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is a book of short poems that reflects on unique moments in life as it dealt out secrets, sweetness, emergencies, and hope.
Tales for Heads Digital Artbook
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is the digital artbook accompanying Thump's debut album, Tales for Heads. The album explores the distinct lives of various characters living in the average city. This book collects all the lyrics and artwork that accompanies the music. Please consider purchasing the album to enjoy this book to its fullest.
Reflections of a Superfluous Mind 2
Price: Free! Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Poems and rhythmic prose, each of these reflections tell a story about love, life, joy, happiness, fact. fiction, depression, and inspiration. Some are serious, some are just for fun, some rhyme, some don't, but they are from my creative heart.
THE CRIES FOR LOVE
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,100. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is a book of poems of cries for love. And if you count the cries for love in the world, there are very many in number. This book is a just a recording of a feeling or mourning and discontent: past, present and the future.
Echoes of My Soul
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013 by Casa de Snapdragon. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
"Echoes of My Soul" is a powerful collection of poems from emerging poet Lisa Arnold. Lisa’s boldly written and vividly expressed poems explore faith, spirituality, fear, death, hope and redemption. The poems included in this captivating book are heart-wrenching and spiritually uplifting as well as fearlessly bold and intense. Lisa touches on various dark themes as well such as isolation, in
Thoughts of Life: 360 E. May St. B.H., Michigan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,580. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013 by MavLit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Literature » Urban
A picture of life is painted through the words of author Birdman ‘313’ about aspiring to leave a place that is wrought with hopelessness and ultimately arriving at a place where all dreams are realized. Along the way, emotions of hate, anger, love, happiness, and optimism are also released.
Haiku and More the poetry of Toni McGuire
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This eclectic group of poems is my freshman attempt at publishing my work. I have enjoyed writing since that day in the fourth grade when my teacher introduced us to the Japanese Haiku. While most of this edition is in that style, I write in varied styles and have a sampling displayed here...ENJOY!
Unspoken Truths Being African American in The Inner Cities in America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A thought provoking collection of poems of life for those living within the inner cities across America.
Beginning of loose ends: The blood, sweat, and tears of younger years
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A collection of poetry describing my younger days.
Between Heaven and Earth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Between Heaven and Earth is a thought provoking spiritual epic that depicts the life of an angel that sacrifices the glory of Heaven in order to save humanity from itself, here on Earth.
Stories and Poems of a Gullah Native
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013 by MavLit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Serving as a bridge from the past to the present, Elijah Heyward, Jr. penned Stories & Poems of a Gullah Native as a tribute to trailblazers of the best the human spirit can achieve by putting these noble personalities, historical events, and personal recollections into prose and verse.
From Fearful to Fabulous and Everywhere in Between, Journeys in Poetry and Prose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013 by Gary Wolfe. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
From Fearful to Fabulous reflects Sandy's own experiences, and also reaches deep into the hearts of others to reawaken the slumbering spirit residing there. Allow the rich imagery woven into each piece to take you on a very personal journey of your own. No matter your culture, gender, background or spiritual path, you will find bits of yourself within these carefully scripted pages.
Why People Weep
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,120. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A collection of poems which details causes of why people weep. each poem represents a short or long story, phrase or witty note. To cry is a primary emotion and in some cases those emotions expressed can be healthy and in others causes great harm. Poems are designed to grant the reader meaning and understanding if one was to be found in a simular situation. Sounds are for fowls and sea creatures.
A Word For the Open Mouth
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Diverse, raw, undeniable talent. Inspired by the founders of spoken word, Kenyata Garner brings new life to the world of spoken word. Her poetry is limitless as she tests the boundaries of literature. A Word for the Open Mouth is sure to satisfy all lovers of poetry, as she takes you on a mind watering adventure.
Laundromats & Lounges
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,590. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Laundromats & Lounges is a spontaneous poetic voyage of emotions erupting through the vision of living life as a young, married, Christian, Black father of three, in Working class America with dreams of becoming a laureate from the climactic bond of pen, paper, and creativity.
From the Corners of My Mind
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is an original collection of poems about various subjects we may be effected by in our lives
Ballads of a Bred Souljah V 1.5
Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A somewhat autobiographical collection of personal poignant poems from a Young Black Warrior Scholar.
The new dawn
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This are collections of my poems, it teaches moral loves, cares from loved ones down to real life experience, it reflect the author’s life, his childhood experience, down to cares of those he missed.
Whispers of Words Spoken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by NCM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This book of poetry comes straight from the author's heart. It s full of invigorating, enlightening and thought provoking poems. It will have you as the reader going through the emotional highs and lows of life, love, and faith as you take this journey through the pages of An Howard's mind.
Passion of the Pen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,050. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Sean Ingram’s style reminds me of The Palmwine Drinkard by Amos Tutuola, one of the pioneers of African literature in Anglophone West Africa. His very witty use of symbolism is reminiscent of Beaudelaire’s Albatros and Les Fleurs Du Mal (Flowers of Evil).