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Fiction » Poetry » Epic

History in Verse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,600. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
History in Verse is a collection of four epic poems covering four periods in the history of the United States. The Experiment, embraces the history of the US from 1775 to 2012. The Quest for the West of the people moving westward to settle new lands. The Reconstruction of a Nation covers everything the Civil War. America in the Sixties: A Most Interesting Decade, a look at the 1960s.
Persephone's Fall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,320. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Thus began the four seasons, granted Fall and Winter were the time when Persephone had to join Hades against her will, but only in the very beginning. What happens next is the rebirth of truth.
Story Lines: A Book of Narrative Verse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 317,510. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
This is a story book, a reading collection of poems to enjoy for both the stories they tell and the poetry they hold. They are heroic, comic, tragic, satiric, romantic, enigmatic, mythic, erotic—from rousing adventures to domestic dramas. The writers include household names like Shakespeare and Keats as well as lesser-known writers, covering almost 600 years since Chaucer. Second expanded edition.
Back2Amnesia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
Cass Ark Galleas is an author of fantasy and science fiction novels. Back2Amnesia is a collection of poems filled with some thoughts, feelings and worldviews. This collection also includes extra three short stories.
The Language Of Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,980. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
THE LANGUAGE OF LIFE is the second volume of verse in the Collected Poetry Of Eath series, featuring works by various invented poets who will seem quite real by the end of the book.
Defend the Peace of the United States of America! - Poem
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,380. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
The poem ”Defend the Peace of the United States of America!” is a call for peace and understanding, addressed to America people. May the peace reign over the world!
The Chronicles of the Abyss Volume I
Price: Free! Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poems & poetry, for and by "the mentally ill." From abuse, to addiction, to heartbreak, and even madness. From the depths of this author's heart comes an extensive volume of poetry for the mentally ill. Surviving abandonment, drugs, heartbreak, madness, Death. This compilation of poetry will help even the most twisted soul, mend and heal their scars, no matter how deep.
The Chronicles of the Abyss
Price: Free! Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poems & poetry, for and by "the mentally ill." From abuse, to addiction, to heartbreak, and even madness. From the depths of this author's heart comes an extensive volume of poetry for the mentally ill. Surviving abandonment, drugs, heartbreak, madness, Death. This compilation of poetry will help even the most twisted soul, mend and heal their scars, no matter how deep.
Lục Vân Tiên - Translated and Annotated
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,130. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
This bilingual book contains the Vietnamese text of Lục Vân Tiên (a masterpiece of Nguyễn Đình Chiểu and a gem in Vietnam's literary treasury), its English translation which follows the rules of the Lục Bát poetic form and the annotations at the end of the translation to further explain the stories, allusions and meanings behind certain expressions used throughout the work.
Taliessin through Logres and The Region of the Summer Stars
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,960. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
When published in 1938, "Taliessin through Logres" received widespread critical acclaim. Alongside its partner "The Region of the Summer Stars", it stands as one of the most profound and challenging of Williams's works -- and one of the most important to understanding him fully. In this new edition, both books are found together, with a new introduction by Williams scholar Sørina Higgins.
The Riddle and The Sphinx
You set the price! Words: 139,080. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
An epic of legends: mythic, historic, romantic and cinematic… a novel of fate, free will and faith… a parable of identity: personal, cultural, and spiritual… a story of passionate, compassionate, possible, and impossible… love.
Lilith's Children
You set the price! Words: 22,190. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
A radical, mystical, feminist and entertaining vision of The Book of Genesis ~ The Divine Comedy of Love: First Love, Self- Love, Eternal Love ~ A tour-de-force of rhythmic, rhymed, dramatic narrative ~
The Tale of Kiều - A Bilingual Edition by Ngô Bình Anh Khoa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,430. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is a bilingual edition of the Nguyễn Du's Truyện Kiều (lit. The Tale of Kiều) containing both the Vietnamese text and the translator's own English translation, which strives to stay as faithful as possible to the imagery, the allusions, the proverbs and, most importantly, the traditional Lục Bát (6-8) meter of the Vietnamese literature.
In Your Myths
You set the price! Words: 52,030. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
A romp through Greek mythology that takes some of the shine off “Shining” Apollo, IN YOUR MYTHS tells the real reason Apollo chased Daphne, famous for preferring tree-hood to him. Her heart – and other delectable parts – have already been given to the god of play, Great Pan. (Chock-a-block with pictures!)
The Gaiad
Price: Free! Words: 23,640. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Historical » General
A poetic collision of mythology, history, culture and politics retelling the story of the earth and its inhabitants.
திருக்குறள் (Thirukkural): குறள், தமிழ் உரைகள், மொழிபெயர்ப்பு மற்றும் ஒலிபெயர்ப்பு (with translation & transliteration)
Price: Free! Words: 203,670. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
திருக்குறள் உலகப்புகழ் பெற்ற தமிழ் இலக்கியமாகும். இதனை இயற்றியவர் திருவள்ளுவர் என்று அறியப்படுபவர். இதில் 1330 குறள்கள் பத்து பத்தாக 133 அதிகாரங்களின் கீழ் தொகுக்கப் பெற்றுள்ளன. திருக்குறள் சங்க இலக்கிய வகைப்பாட்டில் பதினெண்கீழ்க்கணக்கு எனப்படும் பதினெட்டு நூல்களின் திரட்டில் இருக்கிறது. இது அடிப்படையில் ஒரு வாழ்வியல் நூல். இந்நூ லை இயற்றியவர் திருவள்ளுவர்.
Shakespeare Greenheart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,260. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Shakespeare Greenheart is book one in Raven Mack's freestyle sonnets project - to write over a thousand sonnets spontaneously, woven into heroic crowns. Shakespeare Greenheart is his first shots fired at Shakespeare's dusty crown as King of the Sonnet.
Nasreddin Shifflett
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Nasreddin Shifflett is book two in Raven Mack’s freestyle sonnets project – to write over a thousand sonnets spontaneously, woven into heroic crowns. Nasreddin Shifflett is his immersion into mountain mystic traditions, attempting to become a true Sheikh of the Sonnet.
Pieces of the Big Picture: Poetry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,820. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
This collection of poems is based around life experiences and self-guidance. Each set was individually written out and published separately.
Involution & Evolution
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,000. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
A unique read, 'Involution & Evolution' is a modern day epic poem, with a message of peace in a time of war.

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