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My Country Australia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Shadowlight Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
My Country Australia is a compilation of poems written by Brisbane poetess Elizabeth Waterhouse. Each poem is a tribute to the country that she loves!
The Prospector
Series: Far From The Urban Sprawl ... tall tales and ripping yarns from The Land Of OZ. Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: Australian English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A poem, wherein a bushman from the late eighteen hundreds reflects on his life and times as a gold prospector…
Hunting Poems
Series: Heart of the Hunter. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
For ages 10 + There’s a lot of learning that goes on in the years between rabbit shoots and heli-hunting. Told in the hunter’s lore and language, these are poems of the young and old who hunt to fill the freezer or hunt for a living, those who hunt to rid the land of destructive pests, and those who do it because it is in their blood.
Love: A Test Run
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
The experiment: write a poem a day, every day for a month. The catch: every poem has to explore love. There’s poems about true love, soul mate love, whale love, first love, lost love, unrequited love, dark love, abandoned love, ghost love, 10-second love, pure perfect impossible love, painful love, imagined love, fantasy love, universe-ending love … & more besides.
Inner Flash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
Poetry Saves Lives. 'Je suis Charlie' and 'Wear White this Morning' plus thirty-one other short stories and poems that says life is worth living. Includes the wonderful 'Wyee', 'Tipsy', 'Patting the Dog' and 'Tribute to Kiama' and 'Perpetual Train'. "For colour, word play and an outstanding use of rhythm, Garry's work is unbeatable."
Short Stories in Rhyme
Price: Free! Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 1 review)
SHORT STORIES IN RHYME is a poetry book authored by Peter M. Atkins. These poems are creatively written about the Australian outback, and offer crystal clear glimpses into its beauty, colour and tragic weather extremes. They are in excellent company with tributes to mothers, nurses, soldiers, sailors and friends. Along with verse on comedy and the intricacies of life.
If You're a Poet, We Want to Know it! Volume 2
Price: Free! Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
To commemorate the centenary of World War I, Kāpiti Coast District Libraries’ second annual poetry contest – If You’re a Poet We Want to Know It – welcomed poets of all ages to submit poems with the theme of “War & Peace”. Included in this anthology is every submission the library received, a total of 85 poems, in each of three age groups: Children (6–12), Teens (13–18) and Adults (19+).
Poetry Anatomy
Price: Free! Words: 14,830. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
A collection of amazing heart felt, positive, uplifting poems. This book also covers the basics of what you need to know in order to write amazing poetry. Sample: Beauty Abounding - Mind blowing awesomeness I see; A gorgeous construction created for me. Beauty abounding; So outstanding; Giving a sunset cost free.
Poems, Prose & Penniless Vol. 2
Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
The second volume continues to reflect on the way lives are determined by relationships. Some are fleeting, some long term. Some are good, some go bad. Life is hopefully learning about yourself Through this we experience the extremes of emotions which can make the middle ground hard to find. Unless you've been to the dark valleys you'll never realise you can soar above the mountains like an eagle.
Snapshots of People I Have Never Met
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Snapshots of People I Have Never Met is about people I have seen but never met, and my attempt to understand them. Snapshots is about real people living their evryday lives as seen by me in a coffee shop. If only my eyes could take photos.
The Dragon's Cradle Series of Poems: Volume V, A River on Mars.
Series: The Dragon's Cradle Collection of Poems, Book 5. Price: $1.22 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
The Dragon's Cradle Series of Poems: Volume V, A River on Mars. Written between 2006 - 2010.
The Dragon's Cradle Series of Poems: Volume IV, Feasting Day.
Series: The Dragon's Cradle Collection of Poems, Book 4. Price: $1.22 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
The Dragon's Cradle Series of Poems: Volume IV, Feasting Day. Written between 2006 - 2010.
The Dragon's Cradle Series of Poems: Volume III, Skip Across the Lake.
Series: The Dragon's Cradle Collection of Poems, Book 3. Price: $1.22 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
The Dragon's Cradle Series of Poems: Volume III, Skip Across the Lake. Written between 2006 - 2010.
The Dragon's Cradle Series of Poems: Volume II, Waterfall.
Series: The Dragon's Cradle Collection of Poems, Book 2. Price: $1.22 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
The Dragon's Cradle Series of Poems: Volume II, Waterfall. Written between 2006 - 2010.
The Dragon's Cradle Series of Poems: Volume I, Flowers in the Sky.
Series: The Dragon's Cradle Collection of Poems, Book 1. Price: $1.22 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
The Dragon's Cradle Series of Poems: Volume I, Flowers in the Sky. Written between 2006 - 2010.
Slip Slop Slap
Price: Free! Words: 200. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This short rhyme has helpful advice when heading to the beach.
The Vase, Reconstructed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
Moving and evocative, The Vase, Reconstructed is an accurate portrayal of Giorge Thomas’s evaluation of her darkest days, and moves us forward to her hope for the future.
Poems From the Potting Shed
Price: Free! Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
(4.00 from 1 review)
This collection of humorous poems is written by Lynne, who is a kiwifruit grower and keen gardener.
Another 50 Haiku
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 640. Language: Australian English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Not the traditional Japanese system, these are a system of my own devising.
A Few More Feathers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
A further selection of poems from the author of the widely read, Feathers in the Well. Someone once said that to write poetry and then to publish with the thought of profit was like dropping a feather down the well and waiting for the splash. Thank you to all those readers of Feathers in the Well who proved this isn’t always so. I hope you will enjoy these few more feathers.