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Not Poems, Just Words: On Loving, Living and Longing by Ramon Loyola
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
A collection of prose poems on love, loss, longing and yearning, and on dealing with the vagaries of life. This is a small journey from the deepest emotions of love and loss to the sometimes overwhelming realisation of the beauty of life.
Girl Mystery: Poems on Transgression by Claire Genevieve
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
What does it feel like to be born in the wrong body, what does it feel like when your very existance breaks most if not every taboo in society? How does it feel when people would rather you didn't even exist? Then how does it feel to finally find peace? This book of poetry reveals how it can feel to be transsexual, the lives of transgender people are illuminated and humanised.
The Death Sonnets (Halloween Library Edition) by Justin Tate
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
This collection of witty sonnets has an eerie twist! Packed with phantoms, freaks, zombies, crazy babies and more to satisfy your craving for dark poetry that is as entertaining as a novel and as juicy as a scandal.
Masculine Beauty: A Collection of Walt Whitman's Poetry Of Same-Sex Affection by Michael Wilson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
* Contains only those poems Whitman wrote exploring masculine beauty and/or same-sex affection. * Contains an abridged introduction by John Burroughs placing the work in its historical context as well as a contemporary preface by Michael Wilson.
Sonnets to a Young Man by William Shakespeare
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
* Contains only Shakespeare's 127 sonnets written for or about his young male love. * Contains an introduction detailing the story told by the sonnet sequence and placing the sonnets in the canon of gay literature.
A Shropshire Lad and Last Poems: For the Love of Moses by A.E. Housman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
The complete editions of A.E. Housman's A Shropshire Lad and Last Poems together with an introduction by Keith Hale that ties the poems to their historical root: Housman's love for his friend Moses Jackson.
UNDONE: THE FAGGOT'S LAMENT by Seth Garrick
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
A young gay man named Timothy and the last few minutes before he ends his life. A short poetic tragedy.
Nefarious by Emanuel Xavier
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Rebel Satori Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
his book captures insights into the poet's private world; relationships, heartbreaks, life as a spoken word artist, time spent with his cat, aging. With a dose of dark humor, Xavier’s pleasure in the written word and his passion makes this an engaging collection.
My Gay Songs by Paula Merensuo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian(5.00 from 1 review)
Lyrics I’ve been writing through my life, at the most touching moments, when my heart’s been full of joy or – sometimes – sorrow. And I dedicate these songs to all of my queer, weird, kinky, creative friends. Living means more than just to be alive.
Edleston: Lord Byron's Boy Poems by Keith Hale
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
A collection of romantic poems Byron wrote for John Edleston, Lord Clare, Earl Delawarr, Lucas Chalandrutsanos, and other boys. The collection spans Byron's life. Some poems for Edleston, Clare, and Delawarr were among the earliest verse he wrote; the poems to Chalandrutsanos were his very last. Selected and introduced by Keith Hale.
I've Loved You So Long by Paloma Etienne & Olga Navarro
Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: Spanish. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
En I've loved you so long (libro en castellano), las autoras, Paloma Etienne y Olga Navarro, escriben los mensajes de amor entre dos mujeres. Con el transcurrir del tiempo las palabras se fueron acumulando, y narran una historia única sobre el destino y la esperanza.
Dug For Victory: Poems from RIP-TV by Liz Mackie
Price: Free! Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Epitaphs and obituaries for the age of digital confession. Artists, athletes, activists, entertainers, evil-doers, rich widows, philosophers: here are 40 sharply observed, often humorous poems by the author of Famepunk.
heA.R.T. by SuNn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
Abstract art in poetic word form; tales of urban survival through the jungles of family, passionate love and inner self. Told mostly in layered matephor, pulling from mythology to untamed nature, heA.R.T. has a lyrical flow and a surreal beauty. Every visit back into this book reveals something new.
Close by Tracy Jeanne Rosenthal
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013 by Sibling Rivalry Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
Close is kinky, quirky, and queer. The seven poems of the collection emerge at that instant where language meets sex. With equal parts play and poignancy, humor and rigor, Close traverses the dual sense of graphic: the explicit and the physical stuff of words. A Sibling Rivalry Press digital single.
Baby, Read Me Something with Rhythm by Carla Christopher
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Collection of spoken word inspired poetry by the first Black lesbian Poet Laureate of York, Pennsylvania. Touching on everything from drug-addicted girlfriends to bus commuting; the style is conversational, frequently erotic and always honest and highly readable. This tight and sassy book is an enjoyable and surprisingly inspiring read.
Americano: Growing Up Gay And Latino In The USA by Emanuel Xavier
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012 by Rebel Satori Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
A groundbreaking collection from one of the most provocative voices in modern American poetry. The poems contained in these pages challenge mainstream sexual, political and religious beliefs reflecting unique experiences from the outskirts of the heartland.