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Poems from the Sun trapped within Me...
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Dream interpretation, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
My work is intensely love born, vulnerable, abstract with secret mashings of terabyte glitch, with Astro physics, Buddha, Viking Beat, with Carlos Castenada warrior stories, Letters to myself from the Future, political screams and jazz memoir splashings. It is a work set to the idea of a connected-ness in the universe, a single essence of things that is trying to escape my poets life and shine...
Bliss-Bestowing Hands - 50 Haiku by George Alec Effinger
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
George Alec Effinger (1947-2002) is best known for writing cyberpunk novels and funny, heart-wrenching short stories, but he was also a poet. These are 50 haiku that he wrote early in his career, never before published. Some are funny, some sad; snapshots of times and places and feelings.
Midnight Comes Before Love
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The book was inspired by the author's own life with the hopes of sharing the journey we all have to experience: joy, pain, sorrow and heartbreak. Overcoming hurdles and embracing your inner self is a challenge every individual will encounter. The author’s intent is to stimulate mindfulness through poetry and shed light on Midnights journey to Love.
Vampire Tears (A Collection of Poetry)
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
In this first collection of paranormal poetry, Ally Thomas shares her love of vampires. Think of it as walking through the minds of various vampires. Witness their confessions, delights, fears, trepidations, doubts, and sometimes their tears. Fifty poems are included, many written in free verse.
The Music Of Living
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 19. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
We are all creatures of feeling within ourselves; music is the universal language of emotion, and so from the serenity of sleep to the cacophony of sounds from around the world, all may be understood as music that fills our beings. These three poems look at the music emanating from within me, the music that surrounds me throughout the day, and the sounds that come from all over. 800 words.
A Dream A Reality
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
What the reader will find in this book of poems are poetic images created to capture the imagination. The simplicity of the language in its novelty of images allows for dreams, imagination and tranquility of the mind. The voice of the poet expresses love and pleasure, hope and joy, beauty and splendour to inspire and to enjoy the beautiful things in life. A Dream, A Reality … pure love of the art.
Hope Victorious
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 13. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
There would be no need for hope, were it not for the tragic dimensions of life; and so we hope for many things - and love is at the crux of all we desire. No life can be lived without tragedy; yet, sadly, hope can be lost. To hold onto hope it is necessary to recall what it is we hope for most in this world and beyond - a connection with others through love. Enjoy these four poems, and ponder.
Commerce of the Undesirable
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
No less than in our continuing wars on poverty, poisonous substances, poly-ethnicisim, and faith, our “free enterprise” obsessed society too often experiences tragic collateral damage. Hoyt’s poems examine the damage, inflicting discomfort on the unwary reader. Hold on to your convictions if you can.
Winter Song
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 40. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 620. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Nothing lasts forever, and more people are waking up to that truth, in light of the recent election result in the U.S. Will the flame of freedom be snuffed out in America? Only if bigotry is allowed to trump love. A hateful government with menacing powers at its disposal can do no more than frighten, if it is opposed by those many Americans who still believe in the power of love. Five poems.
Rise of the Phoenix: Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This is a collection of thirty-three poems that reflect a sense of hope.
The Song Of Poetry
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.
A Day of Dreaming: A Collection of Poetry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
These thirty-nine poems have been written over the course of several years, and reflect a variety of ideas and emotions about life. Sometimes life seems surreal or dream-like, as we journey through the unknown.
Castles In The Desert
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 14. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
(5.00 from 1 review)
We are implored to seek isolation from others through selfishness, paradoxically, in order to find happiness. How can a person overcome the dictates of self-interest and become fulfilled? By looking within ourselves, and by looking to others, and by looking upwards, we may find the cures for one of the great, dismissed ailments of our age: Personal loneliness. These 7 poems point to the answers.
First Kiss
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
First Kiss is a collection of poetry by award-winning author Barbara Alfaro.
An Aptitude For Perversity
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 15. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
What could possibly be the rules of the game, when perversity rules? These four poems look at the traps of perversity - and the sense of the perverse that can lead a way out of the dream-labyrinth that we are told is reality. Leaning heavily on prose but with poetic flair, An Aptitude For Perversity empowers the poet (and possibly the reader,) to keep their feet planted solidly on the earth.
Seeds Of Love
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Seeds Of Love is another collection of Iris’s inspirational poetry. Some of these poems also reveal a passionate and tender voice of hope, love and healing. They are influenced by her challenging and engaging work in the field of counselling to the marginalised. “An act of love can change a life.”
Get Out and Play...and Other Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A series of poems touching on all the favorite subjects in poems of any era..
The Dark I Keep (A Poetic Collection)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Twenty all new poems from Alexia Purdy. Where darkness lives, be someone's light.
Spinning Toward Home
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 280. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Two childhood friends reconnect as adults and rediscover the love that they thought they would never have a chance to fulfill. Written from the point of view of the seeker, this romantic poem places her in the driver's seat on the winding road leading to a perpetual state of rapture.
Acid Dream: A Poem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
"Not all those who wander are lost."― J.R.R. Tolkien. The narrator saw a supernatural vision-was it a Higher Power or something else? Maybe it was just a dream...or it might be the drugs. A short poem.

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