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Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs » Places
Centenary in Reflection by SiarScéal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: September 18, 2016 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Centenary in Reflection anthology is a momentous snapshot of global and local history and culture; a space created to review times past, voiced by writers and students locally and internationally. The story of how Ireland, as a nation, re-birthed through the 1916 rebellion. Provocative words on two world wars, emigration, reminiscences about ‘how we once lived’ are contained within these pages.
Life in Kansas by Gary R. Hess
Series: Bright Dreams Journal, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016 by Bright Dreams Journal. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Life in Kansas brings readers to the land of Oz and the home of cornbread, BBQ, and small towns. Gary R. Hess uses his mastery of contemporary poetry to bring you 10 astounding poems written to make you feel like you are in his hometown and on his farm.
A Chisciotte by Fabrizio Frosini
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,120. Language: Italian. Published: April 23, 2016 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
In queste poesie il Mondo Reale e il suo Tempo si intrecciano ad una miriade di mondi paralleli e ad altri diversi tempi. Un poeta può semplicemente scomparire dentro questo Universo Multiplo, lasciando al lettore il compito di tracciare un percorso che lo riconduca al presente del mondo oggettivo. Del resto un poeta può calarsi in un ruolo e rimanervi o sfuggire tutti i tentativi di intrappolarlo
Romantic Rocks - Poetry of a wandering geologist by Martin Litherland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Rocks and local people form a romantic backdrop to Martin's poems set in various remote parts of the world. Read of schoolboy inspiration in "Coffee Smoke"; being alone in Scotland with "That Russian Spy"; the discovery of "The Earliest Animal". Go around the world in "Places I know best" and hear of his near-death encounters in "Nine Lives" before he returns home to meet the Queen in "OBE Poem".
The Bangalore Set by Kathryn Hummel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
30 days—1 city. 'The Bangalore Set' was created when Australian writer Kathryn Hummel, a resident at the Kena Artists' Initiative, began writing a poem a day for thirty days on the complex beast of Bangalore. A tribute to her temporary home, the chapbook brilliantly captures the author's observations and experiences of the city's diversity, splendour and squalor.
Map Making: Poems of Land and Identity by Kate Hutchinson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015 by THEAQ Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Do you consider yourself a “city girl,” or a “small-town guy,” or a “suburban mom?” Our souls contain landscapes, and not just the metaphoric kind. What we see daily as we look out upon the world leaves an indelible imprint on us and shapes our relationships—to each other and to the planet.
River Tree City by Glenn Brigaldino
Price: Free! Words: 160. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A moment of urban reflection, caught in an experimental poem, to be shared, reproduced, reflected upon or simply,just read on the go, on the bus, in a train, on a plane, even on a device, while standing in line,waiting for your turn or, for a change in plan.
Farang in Thailand by Chef Tummy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
99 Thai-Ku poems about the funny strange place called Thailand Farang in Thailand – Yes, You! This book is about your life, a life only you and your mates in Thailand understand. The Thailand expat life that has to be lived but you can’t quite explain why. These brief poems say what you feel. You must have this book for your life to be complete. Whether you are a Westerner living in Thailand or o
Voices from the Underground II: a linked poetry performance in one act by Catalina Rembuyan
You set the price! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
The performance script of Voices from the Underground II, a spoken word / performance poetry set performed at Solaris Dutamas, Kuala Lumpur in 2010. Performers include Reza Rosli, Catalina Rembuyan, Sheena Baharudin, Tshiung Han See, Kathleen Choo, and Hazlan Zakaria.
The Big Easy: A Collection of Poems Inspired by New Orleans by Gisele T. Siegmund
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
These poems have been written over the course of this year, and reflect an admiration and love of New Orleans. This is a collection of thirty poems that highlight some of the places that the author has been to pre and post Katrina. These poems reflect the people, places, or things as they pertain to the history, and culture of NOLA.
Illiana: The Border Area Between Illinois and Indiana by Acie Cargill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,360. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This area encompasses the southeast side of Chicago and northwest Indiana. It is heavily populated. Maybe a couple million people. A lot of industry. A lot of degraded natural areas. Hard working people with modest homes and lifestyles. Many are religious. They have worked for everything they have and never expected any more than that.
The In-Between Land: Psalms, Poems and Haiku by Mark Gibson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Severe earthquakes struck Christchurch in 2010–2011. For many people, the city and life they knew has gone, but they are not yet able to move forward – they are stuck in-between. In this moving collection of psalms, poems and haiku, Methodist minister Mark Gibson tells their story.
Cuatro Puertas by Rolando Costa
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,240. Language: Spanish. Published: May 19, 2015 by Ernesto Panamá. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Una ilustración pudiera llevar: la sombra, el fondo absoluto; luego, la telaraña; y la ceiba del Partideño, el caserío del Cantón Esmeralda y algún detalle de las gentes del lugar. Así sucede en una época de la que queda la sombra y la herencia del Partideño.
The Song We Left Behind by Rod Drought
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Rod Drought takes the reader on a travelogue to New England in the winter, a mule ride to the base camp at the Grand Canyon, Puerto Penasco, Mexico as well as stop overs in small towns, airport bars and other roadside attractions searching for the lost connection between humanity and the natural world. His poems are an exploration of our place in the world, the history of the land and its’ people.
Delicate Machinery Suspended: Poems by Anne M. Doe Overstreet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015 by T.S. 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.
Departures & Arrivals by Pete Shmigel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
“Departures & Arrivals” is a haiku and poetry collection by a voluntary migrant born to forced migrants. It’s about different places and different states, and the search for sense through the senses.
Contingency Plans: Poems by David K. Wheeler
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by T.S. Poetry Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
'Contingency Plans' maps the body, the land, and the hollows therein, eager to determine their dimensions, carried along by possibility, to find that what once made us anxious is out of the question, and what has kept us awake now sings us back to sleep. Note to teachers: excellent for classroom use if you are teaching villanelles and sestinas.