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Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs » Death
Looking for Matthew by Bill Denham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Denham's poems capture not only the small details of particular experiences and the poignant, wrenching internal states of grief but also the profound learning that always accompanies those states. In this, the poems go beyond the individual and call our attention to the thousands of young people who lose their lives to street violence in our cities.
Let There Be Light: A Collection of Poems in Memoriam by Gisele T. Siegmund
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This collection consists of thirty poems that relate the notion of love, loss, and hopelessness. The verses contained herein presents the struggle to find ourselves after a moment of despair threatens to engulf us
Evangelism In Verse by John Lowstreet
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Not knowing God is a vacuous pain that beggars description, leaving us wandering in ill-defined disillusionment. We drift without knowing we are lost. However, friends find contentment and reassurance in praying for one another. Being led to Jesus is a comforting experience. We were made for friendship with God. In the end, we have no other acceptable destiny.
A Means to an Ens by David J. Lovato
Series: Pen and Paper, Wood and Nails, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(4.00 from 1 review)
A Means to an Ens is a collection of narrative poetry that tells the story of the last man on earth. Years after waking up to find himself seemingly alone in the world, the narrator heads out on a journey to find any sign of life in a desolate place, but is instead confronted by the ghosts of his past.
(AFTER)life: Poems and Stories of the Dead by Victoria M. Johnson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Thirty-eight amazing authors take readers into their hearts, minds, and imaginations as they visualize and express how the dead communicate with others, how the living connect to those no longer here, and much more. These writings reveal deep emotions, take us to interesting places, and explore surprising possibilities.
These Masks We Wear by Andrew James Wells
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: British English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
'These masks we wear' is a look into our lives, the things we crave, the things that torture us and everything in between. It is a journey showcasing the things we want but yet out of reach, it is the sorrow that we love to embrace and the ghosts of our past that dance in the candlelight.
If I Could Paint Your Picture by Philip Cooper
Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A collection of twenty nine poems about love in war, lost loves, found loves, destructive loves and suicidal loves. Penned by the author over a period of twenty five years in four different countries where he resided.
Very Sad Poetry by Stephen Liddell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Very Sad Poetry is a book of 50 poems dedicated to those who’ve known loss, deep sadness or loneliness and contains poems that could be said relate to feelings of depression or suicide with others dealing with experiences in a more light-hearted sort of way with dashings of gallows humour.
The Devil Is In The Detail by Andrew James Wells
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: British English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
The Devil Is In The Detail is a poetry book featuring thirty two poems with themes of angels and devils, love, loss and the random things that circulate my mind. They range from a few lines to a few verses and fit in well with my previous works, so if you liked my previous eBooks then I am sure this will appeal to you too.
Fosa común by Miguel Marcotrigiano
Price: Free! Words: 11,140. Language: Spanish. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
Como si recorriéramos el osario poético personal del autor, quedan reunidas en “Fosa común”, de Miguel Marcotrigiano, las lápidas poéticas (la poesía lapidaria) de un conjunto de nombres enormes llamados por sus nombres propios, en una familiaridad que habla de un panteón de ánimos comunes y de un mausoleo de acuerdos funerarios que terminan siendo homenaje vivificador para cada uno de ellos.
Sadly Beautiful by Jason Fisk
You set the price! Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by Leaf Garden Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
JASON FISK is a husband to one, a father of two (soon to be three), and a teacher to many. He lives and teaches in the suburbs of Chicago. His long list of employment before he became a teacher includes working as a mental health professional in a psychiatric unit, a driller of holes in a kitchen cabinet making factory, and a grunt for a bricklayer.
Beautiful Scars: Elegiac Beat Poems by Edward Vidaurre
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015 by El Zarape Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Beat poetry about love, loss, and hope, with an introduction by Beat scholar Dr. Robert Earl Johnson, Jr. This is the third collection of poetry by Edward Vidaurre, an emerging voice in Beat and Latino poetry. Includes photographs and sketches.
Lent 1999 by Mark J. Mitchell
You set the price! Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015 by Leaf Garden Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Mark J. Mitchell was born in Chicago in 1955. His family moved to Southern California when he was four. He attended Catholic schools in Torrance and Redondo Beach. He went on to the University of California at Santa Cruz where he studied writing with George Hitchcock, Barbara Hull and Raymond Carver. He also focused on modern poetry and Medieval Literature.
Aberrations by Acie Cargill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,550. Language: American English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This a “rogues gallery” of terrible killings, suicides, and violent events. Most of the biggies are here. At least, the American versions. A lot of horrible things. Richard Speck, John Gacy, Jeffrey Dahmer, Ted Bundy, Leopold and Loeb, Ed Gein, Albert DeSalvo, the Unabomber. Boston Marathon bombers, Oklahoma City bombing, school shooters, mass murders and mass suicides.
Insomnia: Love Poems by Edward Vidaurre
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015 by El Zarape Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 1 review)
Poems written under the influence of insomnia: that dreamlike state of lust, love, and loss, anger and abandon, with playfulness and academic tones. Insomnia, rouses us with a twitch and spilt coffee jerk and lulls us with knowing nods to those moments of clarity and opaqueness, of sweetness and acrimony, of haunting realism that can't help but keep us awake for just one more poem.
I Would Move a Mountain by Jason Wallace Poetry
Series: Poetry · Hot Picks · Virginia's Hot Picks · Rising Fast. Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
I would move a mountain To heal your pain. I would take it all And not complain If it could be in that bed, So torn and afraid. We share someone, The one that took your name And gave me life. She’s my mother. She’s your wife. You don’t deserve this at all, And it’s not alright.