- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Contemporary Poetry | Spiritual | Female authors | U.K. Poetry | American poetry | Canadian Poetry | Biography | Epic | Portuguese poetry | African Poetry | Eastern European Poetry | Spanish Poetry | All sub-categories >>African Poetry | American poetry | Ancient Poetry | Asian poetry | Australian & Oceanian | Biography | Canadian Poetry | Caribbean Poetry | Chinese poetry | Contemporary Poetry | Eastern European Poetry | Epic | European poetry | Female authors | French Poetry | Gay & lesbian | German Poetry | Japanese Poetry | Latin American Poetry | Medieval | Middle Eastern poetry | Portuguese poetry | Russian & Former Soviet Union | Scandinavian Poetry | South Asian and Indian poetry | Spanish Poetry | Spiritual | Themes & motifs | U.K. Poetry | << Top sub-categories
Reflections from a Wounded Heart by Alisa JS & T. Owen Stark
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014 by Wordsmith Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A collaboration of tastefully written romantic poetry inspired by the great desire that burns in all romantic souls. A wonderful gift for lovers everywhere or for those who once knew love and lost it.
Kaleidoscope by Vickie Johnstone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A book of 119 poems about people, life, philosophy, animals and nature. It is structured under eight themes: figures; nature; abstracts; love; haiku; creatures; childhood and darkwave. "Wow! This author writes beautiful words. I enjoyed each & every poem, I found myself turning page after page to read the next & the next. More of the same please!" (Smashwords review, wistfulskimmie, May 2011)
The Spirit of Christmas in Poetry by Jim Dunlap
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of rhyming form poetry reflecting on the joys of Christmas. From family memories to an overview of the holiday, these writes are best read aloud at a holiday gathering - but can also be enjoyed in a solitary setting. A fireplace and cup of hot cider are recommended to go with this collection.
Unnecessary Poetry by Kimberly
Series: poetry so unnecessary, first edition. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry(5.00 from 3 reviews)
30 collections of moments from my mind's world. As a child my favourite play time was to imagine. My imagination took me places no one else knew about, places that were fairy tales and places I actually created. They were always places of fun. As a woman at 45 I still thrive on my imagination to work the same way. I hope this touches your imagination in a way maybe it has not been.
Two Dozen Visions by David H. Keith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In this small collection of poems, arranged as an orchestral symphony, David H. Keith explores love and general observations of the human condition. He even adds a chuckle or two as a bit of respite between these two larger themes.
A Sip of Life by Accountant Poets
Price: Free! Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A poem is a painting with thoughts and feelings for canvas and paints. Life is our canvas and feelings our paint brushes. And here we are to hopefully leave a mark, on this world and more importantly in your heart...
Illuminating the Umbra by John Beach
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of 35 poems, mostly terzanelles, exploring how family, work enviroments, and seeking love have helped shape who I am today: an educator in mind, a small town grocer in soul, and a comic book hero at heart. I can get mired down with the dark of the world, or I can try to do something about it.
The Birth of Kainu (Fargoer Short Stories, #0) by Petteri Hannila
Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a mythic poem telling the story of the origins of Kainu people and the world of Fargoer. Fargoer is a novel set in the mythic far north.
The Wolven Pride by Siddhartha Chen Yuan Wen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,420. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Poetry » Epic(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Lycanthropes and Humans have always been embroiled in a constant, deadly conflict with one another. They have been fighting endlessly for the past six centuries; each hoping to exterminate the other. Now in the year 647, according to the Gaian Calender, one young wolf will set out to put an end to the conflict. Or at least, that is what he would have us believe…
Songs Of Love; Poems On Love; That Was, Is & Can Be! by Vivek Mehta
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of 8 poems written on the subject of love. Where the beloved ranges from the human companion to so-called non-animates like night and life. These poems talk about love of the past, of the present and in it's seeds.
The Sacred Calendar by Ralph-Michael Chiaia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This book of twenty poems extracts the essence of each of the days on the Sacred Mayan Calendar. Ralph spent years in Latin America as a journalist, traveler, story transcriber, English teacher, and adventurer. He was trained to be a Mayan Daykeeper and these poems express his love, awe, and respect for the Sacred Calendar.
A World of Verse by ASMSG Authors
Price: Free! Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Grey Mouse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Various poems of pain, loss, suffering, joy, love, and pleasure by poets of ASMSG (Authors' Social Media Support Group). We hope the thoughts and emotions of the poets captures your imagination and your heart as you peruse the deep expressions contained herein.
Naked Eyes by Larry B. Gray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The poems in this collection follow no central theme and are random glimpses of my thoughts during a time of coming of age in the late sixties and early seventies. Each poem is dated and reflects my little world and how I felt at that time.
In My Loving and Dire Admiration by Cindy Matias
Price: Free! Words: 200. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry(5.00 from 3 reviews)
I've recently started exploring the art of writing and I have to say, I'm having loads of fun with it. I myself have a hard time saying what's on my mind so what better way of doing so than by writing. This is a short poem I wrote about narcissism. Love is a great thing, and you have to to yourself before you can love anyone else, but some people take it way too far. I hope you enjoy.