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Haiku & Selected Poems Volume I
Series: Haiku & Selected Poems, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
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This book contains Haiku and selected poems, some are based on direct observation of the natural world, others are philosophical and some are of a lighter nature. The author has been published a number of times in the World Haiku Review and the United Haiku and Tanka Society Journal.
I am a Sea of Drops
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Inspirational
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We are nothing without the waters of existence, to the extent that it can be said that our beings themselves are made of water. There is no symbol more universal and powerful than the life-giving force of water, and these two poems inspire the reader to contemplate our existence in this world in ways that are both novel and familiar. No adult-only content.
Let The Night Pass
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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A father tells his son to let go of the past pains, future troubles, and assures support. Rick wonders why school's so difficult. A man confesses his past mistakes and his failed attempts to recover from the consequences of those mistakes. A father cheers up his son.
A Sweet Symphony
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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A Sweet Symphony will fill your days with poetry bringing the music of nature and beauty of creation closer to the heart. An appreciation of life’s joys and reflections of inspiring thoughts, poems in this collection will captivate the reader’s imagination to dream and enjoy. The art of poetry in its unique language enchants and calms the mind.
Dead Trees
You set the price! Words: 150. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
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A publication of dark prose with black and white photographs.
The Mannequins Are More Real Than You
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Sometimes the mannequins get behind my eyes I feel them tugging the strings of my nerves playing with my mechanisms They make themselves at home in the lumber room of my skull James Knight's latest collection of poems and prose poems takes the reader to the other side of the mirror, where the Bird King reigns and mannequins are more real than people.
What Is Wrong With This World ?
Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016 by Coyotes Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Have you ever asked yourself after reading headlines in the news What Is Wrong With This World ? I know I have so I took a short bit of time to write about it.
The Book of Past
You set the price! Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
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A poetry collection of the dark and light journey into the mind of a socially conscious youth. Over 165 original written works covering love, lust, spirituality, the problems of a machine age, the distant past, vampires, bitter realities, dreams, inspirations, music, emotion, political issues, death and much more.
Pick Up the Pearl
Price: Free! Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
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Pick up the Pearl is a collection of martial arts poems written by a long term tai chi enthusiast. The forms of the poems range from free verse to sestina, from ottava rima to ballad. The work examines many aspects of martial arts and their exponents, including tai chi, karate, boxing, street fighting, kung fu, ai ki do, judo and ba gua chan.
Past Fiddle Creek
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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Bits of fiction, sometimes in poetic form, mostly written for sharing in coffee shops and bars.
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.
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.
Mga Tula sa Baul
Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: July 4, 2011 by JMP Creative Media. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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Apat na tula na nagsasalamin ng mga tampok na damdamin ng makata.
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.