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O Serão dos Miseráveis by Luis Pinto da Silva
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » European poetry, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories(5.00 from 14 reviews)
Uma reunião secreta está a ocorrer, pobres miseráveis contam as agruras de suas vidas. Reflexão poética sobre os sentimentos menos nobres da humanidade, esta obra relata a história de dez miseráveis. Conheçam o Quasidivino Alucinado, o Patético Enlutado e a Pintora Insatisfeita, entre outros.
Butterfly oh Butterfly by Gordon Wilkinson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry(5.00 from 12 reviews)
we live life like that of a butterfly, fluttering about daily not always in control of the flight. searching for riches, sustenance and the ever elusive cherished love - the latter found in the most unlikely places.
I Would by Robert Zimmermann
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 12 reviews)
I Would, is a short poem that touches on the difficulties of being in a long distance relationship. Yet, with the difficulties there are always hopes of a reunion on the horizon.
Mr. Pumpkin-Head And Other Poems by Victoria Zigler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry(5.00 from 8 reviews)
A collection of poems - many with a hint of humour - about nature, magic, emotions, and the world around us.
Winter's Homecoming and Other Poems by Robert Zimmermann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Biography(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Winter's Homecoming and Other Poems is an eight poem chapbook by Robert Zimmermann. In this insightful new collection, Zimmermann shares his love and appreciation for the beauty of nature and the changing of seasons, as well as the endless search for happiness.
Love Covers - Grieve if You Must But Find Your Strength in Love by Liz Rich
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Inspirational(5.00 from 8 reviews)
A collection of poems in memory of my mother. Loss of a loved one is THE major life changing event. In my own grief process, I found myself searching desperately for writings that would help me to begin to heal. These poems represent a time early in my personal journey of healing. If you are here because you are hurting, I hope my words will bring you some measure of comfort.
Ragnarok by Gary Mark Lee
Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Ragnarok A short collection of fifteen short poems about ancient lands and heroic warriors battling monsters and fair maidens, it is a sequel to my two other fantasy adventure books on Smashwords, The Golden Hall and Asgard, the two top rated poetry books, if you like mythology, heroic adventure and just plain fun I think you will like what I have to offer.
Gifts with No Giver: A Love Affair with the Truth by Nirmala
Price: Free! Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening(5.00 from 6 reviews)
A free collection of nondual spiritual poetry written from the Heart by Nirmala, who is a spiritual teacher in the Advaita tradition. This spiritual poetry attempts to capture the undying presence of love in all of its forms. Let your soul be deeply touched by the Rumi-like words of a lover drunk with a passion for the truth.
Titanic by James Fitzpatrick
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Titanic is written in ‘Triplicism’ and revolves around a conversation between SO or SM Lightoller (Highest Ranked) surviving officer on RMS Titanic and Millvina Dean a two month old who was carried from the sinking ship. She was steerage, which is third class, and was saved in a bundle of cloth, but would have no memory of what happened.
A Dream in the Night - 2nd Edition by Michael Phoenix
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 6 reviews)
"Life is not about what we do. It's about who we are and never losing sight of our dreams. Having the courage to go after them, no matter the odds. Believing in them and ourselves, when no one else does."
Stepping into the Light - Poems from the Darkness by Garry Williams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,650. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A book of poems written by people suffering with mental health illnesses. Showcasing their feelings as they battle with both their illness and the stigma that is attached to mental health. The poetry is used as a form of expression as one of the contributors said "a poem can often convey more in a few lines than long case study."
Nostalgia a sonagli by Massimo Angelo Rossi
Price: Free! Words: 16,350. Language: Italian. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Romance » Short stories(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Poesie e brevi racconti, d'amori vissuti, persi o fantasticati. Sogni e ricordi fatti di istantanee e sequenze, come al cinema. Emozioni vestite di parole, di colori, volti e odori, luoghi e atmosfere. Tutto raccolto in uno storyblog, senza epoche, né scadenze. I sognatori non invecchiano mai.
Spider Dreams: And Other Poems 2011-2013 by Victor Perrotti
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(5.00 from 5 reviews)
I give you Helios and Luna, Flora and Fauna. Spider Dreams, with its organic poems, will root you in the natural world. Enter into a world where dinosaurs inhabit the bodies of birds. Swim in evolution’s stream, with memories over four billion years old. Feel a part of nature, not apart from nature. This world is a special place of densely packed irony, psychology, sensory input, and anthropomorph
The Song Of Poetry by Iris Oh
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry(5.00 from 5 reviews)
As this is my first ebook of poems, I am excited to share with readers and hope to inspire all who enjoy poetry. The Song Of Poetry is a selection of poems influenced by my experiences from work, reflections on life and its issues, travels and interest in the arts. Trained in the UK as a health professional, I have also worked in Australia and Malaysia.
Forgive and Forget by Hiranya Borah
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » South Asian and Indian poetry(5.00 from 4 reviews)
If blood bleeds due to some wrong doings by someone, are you going to stop criticizing him/ her after his/ her death? Your heart will never allow you to forget and forgive easily. Those who are not the victims can utter those saintly words very easily. But can you, as a victim?
I Love You Darling by Hiranya Borah
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » South Asian and Indian poetry(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This book contains only two poems with diametrically opposite themes. The first one is based on true love for a daughter and the second one based on our indifferent attitude towards a burning problem lurking over our society.