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Poetry is possible by Vikram Kolmannskog
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2018 by Leadstart Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
“Vikram’s poetry intersects the fields of sexuality, sensuality, and the spiritual. His work shows that in every moment poetry is possible.” Ranvir Shah, curator of Poetry with Prakriti Festival.
Behind the Closet Door by Huntern Prey & HM69
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by HM69. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian(4.00 from 1 review)
Pain, prayer, fear, frustration, hope, desire, little victories and moments of joy are all reflected in this anthology of our poems. There is much we could, would, should say. But even in this anthology of poems, for sake of our friends and family, we stay silent. When that silence becomes unbearable, like a hernia, it ‘pop-out’ as a poem. Its usually short, terse, quick and to the point.
Para las duras / For the Hard Ones by tatiana de la tierra
Price: $10.95 USD. Words: 22,570. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018 by Sinister Wisdom. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
Para las duras: Una fenomonologia lesbiana / For the Hard Ones: A Lesbian Phenomenology, originally published in 2002, is a collection of poetry existing from and beyond the boundaries of language, sexuality, and genre. Each memory, meditation, analysis, and erotic snapshot are featured side-by-side in both English and Spanish.
Youthful Discontent by Jerod Killick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
"Youthful Discontent," is a collection of coming-of-age poems, by author, Jerod Killick. Many of the works in this very personal collection, reveal the chaotic inner-life of early adulthood, written in an era of social and political turmoil. Others attempt to soothe the complicated emotions from love, loss, sexuality, and abuse.
Paper Year by Ida Vasquez
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
Paper Year was made year 2016, It is composed of Prose, Poems and Short stories written by an amateur writer/artist, IV. Deals with love and appreciation some of it also include bitterness and pain. Paper Year's purpose is for an anniversary gift. Paper-meaning one year in terms of anniversary, IV, the writer has been writing years before she even make in an actual official product.
The King's Favorite Scapegoat by Wild Rose Cherry
Series: Poetry for Women. Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Democracies are collapsing back into dictatorships, just as women and minorities seem to be on the cusp of big breakthroughs. With the help of their usual allies - misanthropes and centralized power - the wealthy and connected at the crown of the King's head seem to be winning the struggle for power. Will they prevail over the forces of egalitarianism? History says they will, but.... 8 poems, G.
Perfect Dream: A Collection of Original Poems by Edwin Betancourt
Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
Perfect Dream is when I'm with you, Perfect Dream, because you're so true. Perfect Dream, your love I feel, Perfect Dream, was never real. This is a collection of 23 original poems. Each poem deals with heartbreak, finding love, losing love, wanting to be in love and dreaming about finding the perfect love.
Drumming for the Sentient Being by Wild Rose Cherry
Series: Poetry for Women. Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
My greatest hope is to vanquish all the false hopes that have been instilled in me since childhood. My life is like a thought-experiment: If I have the freedom, in countless ways, to purchase my early death and all the attendant suffering, then someone else is profiting from my poor choices. What hope is there but to destroy false hope? Then, some measure of happiness can be found. 6 poems.
Worlwhind by Jessi Quinn Alperin
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: American English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
Poems about love, loss, heartbreak, growing up, and desperation for freedom. If you resonate with Holden Caulfeild or the music of The Vaccines, this book is for you. It's personal, but isn't all art, really?
Living as a Lesbian by Sinister Wisdom
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 22,350. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Living as a Lesbian chronicles Clarke’s years of literary and political activism with anger, passion, and determination. The world is large in Living as a Lesbian but also personal and intimate. These poems are closely observed and finely wrought, with Clarke’s characteristic charm and wit shining throughout.
What Can I Ask: New and Selected Poems 1975-2014 by Sinister Wisdom
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 113,090. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Drawing on Dykewomon’s impressive body of poetry, What Can I Ask: New and Selected Poems 1975-2015 assembles into a single volume poems from Dykewomon’s three published collections as well as a selection of newer, uncollected poems. Dykewomon continues asking questions and reaching for answers, demonstrating the power of poetry to comfort and enrage, inspire and arouse.
Crime Against Nature by Minnie Bruce Pratt
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2017 by Sinister Wisdom. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
Minnie Bruce Pratt’s Crime Against Nature was the 1989 Lamont Poetry Selection from the Academy of American Poets, which recognizes a poet’s second collection of poetry. This new edition includes an introduction by Julie R. Enszer, a new afterword by Pratt, a reprint of Pratt’s speech at the Lamont award ceremony, photographs of Pratt and her family, and a bibliography.
We Still Leave a Legacy by Philip Robinson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,410. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
We Still Leave a Legacy is a chapbook of verses written and dedicated in part to the many friends and family members that have transitioned either by way of HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-troubling issues. In this poetry book, Philip attempts to capture his own sense of hope, determination and remembrance. He wants people to not only hear his voice, but not forget the voices of others.
Rising from the Ashes by Meghan O'Hern
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2017 by Weasel Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
Meghan O’Hern’s. Rising from the Ashes, introduces a sophisticated collection of poems within a plethora of poetic language. This collection presents the common pursuit of happiness, tangled within a web of a fascination to exist, yet it explores the desire to let all things pass away. The work creates a cosmic connection between the reader and the poetry with delicately arranged diction.
Com amor, Amazonas. by Isabela Meggiolaro
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
"Se um dia te oferecessem a chance de saber seu futuro, você aceitaria? Mas, e se esse dom tivesse o preço de não conseguir mudar seu destino? Que preço vale a curiosidade?". Uma obra narrada em forma de poesia, que retrata um mistério de amor intenso entre uma índia e uma haitiana, por meio de cartas nunca entregues.
Healing's Edge: Poetry from Mary Fewko by Mary Fewko
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A compact stockpile of poetry written in the great confusing year of twenty-sixteen. Free for all to read and enjoy!
Pieces of Liberty by Tamara Tifareth
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Party Crasher Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
The uncommon lines of Tamara Tifareth’s poems reflect the contours of a young woman’s heart and mind as she expresses bizarre emotional truths in a language of astonishing rage, range, and resonance: soaring beauty alternates with sublime laughter, which in turn gives rise to skepticism, cynicism and sarcastic anger.
Lus na Tùise / Lavender by Marcas Mac an Tuairneir
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: Scottish Gaelic. Published: November 11, 2016 by Bradan Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
The second volume of poetry by Gaelic poet Marcas Mac an Tuairneir portrays a life through a multitude of relationships; the overall sense is of a human emotional life laid bare. The bilingual collection features 56 Scottish Gaelic poems with facing English translations by the poet and a foreword by Dr. Emily McEwan-Fujita.