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Native Star
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.
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.
A Dream in the Night - 2nd Edition
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."
Nostalgia a sonagli
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.
Neon Literary Magazine #35
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.
On Remembering, a short collection
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].
Illuminations from Inside
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Combinations of words and images.
i bLEed DaRk - Poems About Pain, Life, Heavy Metal and Jesus Christ
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.
Nowhere
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contemporary poerty in rhyme and meter that doesn't sound like a jingle or go de-dum de-dum
The Mind
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A poem about the tragic event in a woman's life that lead to her insanity.
Type Name Here
Price: Free! Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short collection of writing and poems by Eric Paguio. Eric Paguio lives with his cat and girlfriend in Seattle, WA where he battles with aliens from mars that wear french toast body armor. Yes, they do have lasers.
Icebound Minstrel
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Winter poems. Winter, snow, love, Author's impressions and elgiac mood, and some dark poetry.
Brújulas rotas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: Spanish. Published: April 4, 2010 by ¡¡Ábrete libro!!. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spanish Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Poesía
Memoirs of an Accident
Price: Free! Words: 370. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A recollection of events leading up to a crash...
Autobiomythography & Gallery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by Brooklyn Arts Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Named the "Best First Book" of poems for the year, this collection by Joe Millar was short-listed for the Yale Younger Poets prize, the National Poetry Series, and the Academy of American Poets’ Walt Whitman Award. Joe grew up along the Space Coast of Florida and attended the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
My Reflection
Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
A collection of poems written from the heart about love, loss, life, and self-discovery.
Poems People Like
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This small collection is made up of poems that have been praised by experienced poets and editors, and at the same time are appreciated by people who don’t normally read a lot of poetry or go to poetry readings. The e-reader with its small portable size just might be an ideal way to access poems like these that speak to everyday experiences and can make a person stop and think and maybe wonder.
Five Fathoms Poetic Collection
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
Piety (Dragon poems, mini collection)
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Summary: A 1000-word dragon-themed mini poetry collection by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. "Piety" is the prototype for Jess’s London Underground Trilogy (forthcoming dragon-themed urban fantasy series; 2012). * * * Genre: Poetry | 1,000 words * * * By author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott.
I'm scared of the darkness...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 290. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
I see it coming toward us... Do you? THIS IS A SINGLE POEM, IT IS NOT A BOOK