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A World of Verse
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
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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.
Life's Beauties
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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A collection of poems about life, love, beauty, and everything in between. Follow along with the story of two young lovers as they experience the twists and turns of life.
Tissue Promises: 151 Haiku
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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This volume collects over 150 haiku, roughly arranged by seasons and degrees to which they represent traditional forms. It does not restrict itself to the conventional 5-7-5 syllabic form (although many do follow that guideline) but instead concentrates on communicating image, emotion, and imagination. It is intended as both a sampling and an impetus for readers to try out their own poetic skills.
Poems People Like
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
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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.
Dark Dreams
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
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Dark dreams linger at the fringes of our existence, spilling into poetry and art and music. In some, it is a quiet melancholy which seeps into our daily consciousness. For others, it manifests into a dark new reality. In her third collection, Christina Sng conjures 13 images of beauty and darkness in this abridged edition of Dark Dreams, which includes the Rhysling nominated poem "Medusa in LA".
Life Games
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
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A collection of poetry written over a span of dark years in my life, sometimes with hope for the future, sometimes without. I wrote about the images in my dreams, my daydreams, my nightmares - think of it as a verbal expression of a painting in my brain, with all the variations you would expect from colorful to minimalist, strict verse to free verse.
A Little Love Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Be teased with sweet notions and stirred with thrilling moments of a budding love. Then let your soul be gripped with ache and longing as the verses unfold into a touching story, rendered in easily grasped poetic stanzas.
Knowledge Of Less Importance
Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Most poems are cryptic and have a deep seeded message. Some are pure imagination, others a bit prophetic and some are borne of personal experiences, and of course, others are simple rhymes. This compilation includes beautiful French poetry - a must read.
A Conspicuous Medium
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Web of Life Solutions. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Poetry on a wide variety of topics - from rock n' roll, to the stars, and affairs of the heart and soul. This is the second collection of poetry and lyrics by David Sloma, first published as a chapbook by The Necropolis Press in 1996. This is the second edition, expanded.
The Master's Soul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Inspirational
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A true life, raw and revealing look into the soul of a Husband, Father, Mentor and Lover. This collection of life experiences will leave you laughing, crying and begging for more! Hold on, this emotional roller coaster is about to depart - tighten your seat belt, you’ve never read anything like this!
Pocketful of Change
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
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A small handpicked collection of poetry and prose that shall prove both poignant and sensory. Writings which become as personal to each reader as they are for the author. A voice that calls out from the primordial forest echoing back to our own true selves.
A Soft Place To Land
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 590. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
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From the author of If I Had Wings, Nelson presents his second volume of poetry, a collection of haiku. A master of the short form, Nelson's lyrical and ecstatic poetry sings again.
A Collection of Poetry
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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the inner thoughts of a teen struggling with depression and anger.
Natural Supernatural Love
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Find a love of nature and our human connections with the supernatural, from earthquakes to lightning storms, in these poems. J.J.Brown's words pull readers into a stream of union with the natural world. The author writes of supernatural fears, spiritual visions, and love poems to probe both tender bonds.
Peculiar Rhymes and Intimate Observations: A Book of Light Verse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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This book of often-hilarious, semi-warped poetry will appeal to ne’er do wells, Jezebels, scallywags and those allergic to frou frou. Writer and blogger Moonbeam McQueen rhymes her way through the subjects of romance, aging, music, technology, the Great Outdoors and more. Buy one for yourself and one for a friend-- they’ll love you for it, and so will Ms. McQueen.
Tales of The Wrench - Stories and Verse Inspired By a Life of Aviation Maintenance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,820. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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A life in Aviation Maintenance. Chase a runaway tire across an airport, survive a mid-air collision, drop an engine into a lake, press through boredom, travel around the world, and reflect upon the important things. These things and more, explored in story and verse.
Like. Love. Hate.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Mayonnaise on a karma sandwich. A girl's flowery dress. A god struggling to solve a mystery. A freezer smell. In this quartet of poems, A. D. Joyce explores the ways of like, love, and hate.
Rhyming Designs
Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Poems placed in artful shapes make for creative art. The combination of two art forms inspires another level of creativity for the creative spirit within all of us.
At 40
Price: Free! Words: 300. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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A single poem, dedicated to my wife on her fortieth birthday. While this is specific to her circumstances you may find it a loving expression to share with your loved one too.
Tales from the Bottom of the Glass
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Philip Fullman’s Tales from the Bottom of the Glass is a collection of poems that originally appeared on wet bar napkins, match books, and any other scrap of paper he could get his hands on while he worked his way down to the bottom of another glass. The stories are personal, but the experiences are universal.