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Travelling Light by Vickie Johnstone
Price: Free! Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of 44 poems - long and short, written in various styles. The majority are free verse. I have three other published poetry books: 'Kaleidoscope' - 119 poems, written from the age of 16 until 2010; 'Life's Rhythms' - 316 haiku, composed in the traditional pattern of three lines with 5-7-5 syllables, written from 2011-12; and 'Mind-spinning Rainbows' - 150 poems written since 2013.
Isotropes: A Collection of Speculative Haibun by T.J. McIntyre
Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
TJ McIntyre’s stunning collection of haibun packs a library full of ideas into a compact space. With genres ranging from sci-fi to fairytale to realism, Isotropes is as unclassifiable as it is brilliant. (Haibun: a literary composition that combines prose and haiku.)
Newly Wild Hedgehog by Steve Subrizi
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011 by NAP BOOKS. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
In Newly Wild Hedgehog, Steve Subrizi curates an alternate universe of whist. Seven-foot hedgehogs run panicked from their exes, disgruntled suburbanites wage lawsuits against some nearby deer, and human-sized genitals sit on a couch, unemployed, watching Netflix on stolen internet. Alternating such absurd sketches with swift and disarming moments.
Elemental Poems by Tom Jirinec
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of poems containing themes of elements, such as water, wind and fire.
Motivational Poetic Expressions by Strategic Insight Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is a "lite" version of the book, Poetic Expressions, which is an inspiring and motivational poetry for individuals, famililes as well as businesses to encourage and strengthen in different situations.
The Republic of Naught by Jay McLeod
Price: Free! Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Jay McLeod writes sharp, funny, angry poems about the struggle to resist conformity while working through a string of dead end jobs.
Uyayi Ng Himagsik by George Tumaob Calaor
Price: Free! Words: 6,270. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: July 17, 2011 by JMP Creative Media. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Ang Uyayi Ng Himagsik ang unang aklat ni George T. Calaor. Nilalaman ng Uyayi Ng Himagsik ang mga makabayan at progresibong tula ng makata. Nahahati ang Uyayi Ng Himagsik sa tatlong kabanata: Ang Uyayi ng Pag-ibig, Uyayi ng Himagsik, at Ele-Ele Ku Pagpakigsukoe.
Native Star by Stan Renfro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2009 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This lyrical journey is divided into three sections: Consuelo: A Mother Ode, which explores the maturing mother-son bond; Comet!, inspired by Hale-Bopp; and Scoshee: A Memorial, which touches on our kinship with other species and the anguish the author felt at the loss of his beloved pet, Scoshee.
Moments: A Collection of Poems. by Cloning Vlapov
Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The sound of screeching train brakes. Metal over metal, while those raindrops smash into the window. Slowly falling down. A pink sky burns away the street lights on a road so desolate,and no camera in my backpack. Freeform poetry and 56 selected haiku poems from 2010.
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.
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."
Neon Literary Magazine #35 by Neon Books
Series: Neon Literary Magazine. Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Issue 35 of Neon features the work of Jenny Gray, Jack Brodie, Noel Sloboda, Sarah Greenfield Clark, Nicole Cloutier, Derek Adams, Deborah Sellers, and Annette Volfing. The cover image is by Imran Khan.
i bLEed DaRk - Poems About Pain, Life, Heavy Metal and Jesus Christ by Rob and Trey Weddle, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 22,640. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Penned over a period of years by a man living in chronic pain and his young son, this atypical spiritual poetry book is a startlingly visceral series of transient images, seen through dusty windows, flying swiftly by on the authors’ personal road to righteousness. Their art springs forth from the unforced rhythm of the soul – the cry of tell-tale hearts, plagued by darkness and shrouded in light.
On Remembering, a short collection by Wess Foreman
Price: Free! Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
These are a loose collection of short stories and poems I've written [and by short stories, I really mean vignettes]. Most of these, especially the poems, were originally posted to my blog at wessf.tumblr.com. This just seemed like a great way to combine them all into one THING — plus it's given me something to offer for free on smashwords.com [more to come, I'm sure].
Five Fathoms Poetic Collection by Alexia Purdy
Price: Free! Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(5.00 from 1 review)
21 New and never before published poems by the author of A Dark Faerie Tale Series (Ever Shade & Ever Fire) and the Reign of Blood Series. Love is subjective and life is but what lurks in your mind. A collection of poems filled with longing, contemplation and loss. Step into the depths and lose reality. This includes Whispers of Dreams (A Poetic Collection) Total 58 poems