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Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs » Places
A Sense of Place by Grant J Venables
Series: Venables' Poetical Meanderings. Price: Free! Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
"A Sense of Place" is a collection of short poems inspired by places around the world. The table of contents is arranged alphabetically by countries and cities that inspired the works, but often there is a certain intertextuality at play as a poem about Thailand might hold Canadian content, or a poem about the Dubai sand, recalls a woman’s skin from Bangkok.
Dreams As I Walk by Wendy Hershey
Series: Dreams. Price: Free! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 1 review)
Walking along alone in a peaceful, familiar setting can be a pleasant place to allow warm memories to be recalled, as well as those that were painful. But new dreams can be just up ahead on your walk, if you allow yourself to take an unknown destination in life. Take a chance, and dream as you walk!
The Travels of Cocoa Poem Lorry by Corey Mesler
You set the price! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Leaf Garden Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
COREY MESLER has published extensively. He has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize numerous times, and two of his poems were chosen for Garrison Keillor’s Writer’s Almanac. His fiction has received praise from John Grisham, Robert Olen Butler, Lee Smith, Frederick Barthelme, Greil Marcus, among others. With his wife, he runs Burke’s Book Store in Memphis, TN.
Selected Poetry And Songs by William Gentry
Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This is a collection of poetry written over a period of more than 15 years. The poetry is at times anecdotal, or even a bit silly. At other times it is a reflection of the struggles associated with life. The poetry discusses subjects related to war, religion, flowers, memories, travel and more.
Who the Hell I Am by John Dryer
Series: Poetry · Most Downloaded. Price: Free! Words: 320. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 1 review)
All the beliefs I had Have proven to be fatal I don't understand the Word friend All I've known has come to an end Every road has widened too far I'm running so fast That I don't know where I am And I don't know who you are
Nobody Died Laughing: Poems of Witness to Millennia of Madness Against the Jews by Herb Brin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Light, joyful poetry you will not find here, but poems infused with passion, pain, and indignation, as Herb Brin sweeps through millennia of Jewish history. He encompasses the passing of human life, conveying the innocence of childhood, the agonies of childbirth, the sorrows of aging.
Buenos Aires and the Origins of Sausse by Mel Vil
Price: Free! Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014 by E. M. Crisp. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Take a ride through the gritty streets of the underworld and stand alongside low-ranking drug dealers as they pedal their wares to the ever dwindling middle class porteños and the ever burgeoning European backpacking tourists. An anthology of poetry based on Mel Vil's travels in South America, the time he spent in Buenos Aires and the road to Bolivia.
Above Palm Canyon and Other Places in the Mind by Per Brask
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Enjoy this poetic travelogue inspired by road trips wending from Manitoba, Canada, to the Sonoran Desert around Palm Springs, CA. Danish-born, Canadian poet, playwright, essayist and dramaturge Per K. Brask brings readers an accessible collection of 37 poems, meditations on the journey and the destinations.
SiarScéal Anthology: Roscommon in Reflection by SiarScéal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: January 31, 2013 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Essay » Literature
An anthology of poetry, prose, short stories, photographs that treats us to a picture of Roscommon which resonates with the landscape and varied stories of the place but also slips free of boundaries and borders to speak directly to the human heart. A must read for anybody with connections to Roscommon or even a familiarity with the great warmth of its culture, heritage, landscape, scenery.
Unfinished Glory Unedited Hope by Kehinde Sonola
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
It is the early 2000s, a time of great upheaval whether it be the coming of the new millennium, 9-11 or an ever growing gap between the world's Haves and Have Nots. Yet, through various journeys, the poet is uplifted by the constant discovery of earnestness, love and the unwillingness of good people to rest. The collection spans three years worth of work covering travels across 3 continents.
Delicate Machinery Suspended: Poems by Anne M. Doe Overstreet
Price: Free! Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015 by TS Poetry Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Anne M. Doe Overstreet's poems will take you from deserts to constellations, pomegranates to milk & brandy, in language so flawless you won't want to let it go.
Sigh of a Traveler by Ed Teja
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Traveling provides an opportunity to see the world from a variety of perspectives. This collection of poems was written while moving slowly from one place to another. Along with a few photos, this collection provides observations of life in different places, and mixed impressions of the world as she is. The poems were primarily written in Asia, the Caribbean and Southwestern United States.
Life's A Bitch And Then You Die II by Steven Holt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,200. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A collection of award winning poems, limericks, personal sayings and "Absurd words" from top American free lance writer and multi-time author, Steven E. Holt. Including up to 70% new works, these poems range from the deepest of dark to the funniest of humor. Award winning poems from several of Steven's previous popular books are included.
On the Move by Barbara Waldern
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This is a collection of some of my most recent poems written from 2007 to 2010 published in 2012, a period of great transition in my life. It includes the four poems created for my first novel, Camelia in Winter. They cover a range of topics and themes but mostly address personal struggle in a sea of change.The January, 2014 version, includes some political poems on the theme of displacement.
Ангел by Arthur Arapov
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: Russian. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Ангел? Он был простым парнем, каких много вокруг. Может, чуточку больше чем другие уязвим судьбой, чуть больше впечатлителен, хотя и скрывал это (даже от себя самого). И теплилась в нём искорка, как и во многих, но эта искорка была так постоянна и устойчива перед любой непогодой, что, в конце концов, он стал настоящим светлым человеком - просто Ангелом. Ах, как трудно быть ангелом в этом мире!
Rededicated by Kehinde Sonola
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Inspired by travels across Asia as well as encounters with a multitude of amazing people, Rededicated is a homage to all those who have ever been counted as down and out. Spirituality, human connection, the ever changing face of the planet and the effects of its inhabitants upon it are all explored within 25 challengingly concise poems.
Selected Poems: Alaska & Northwest by Richard Harris
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Original poems by Richard Lee "Dick" Harris offering impressions and memories of Alaska and Washington State, and the Canadian provinces of British Columbia and Alberta.
Warm Stanchions and Red Barns With Blue Roofs by Candace Hennekens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A chapbook of poetry celebrating rural life. If you believe rural American life is a poem, enjoy this collection of twenty-three poems, many of which have been published elsewhere. The collection winds through the seasons and tells the story of "The Last Happy Woman in America," the closing poem in the collection. Poems are free verse. Cover is an original sketch by the author.