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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
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
Thirty-3
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Only when you start to move the pitch control on the turntable up and down, do you start to hear the music in new and exciting ways. The random thoughts and poetry in this book are like using the pitch control in your brain.
Windows to the Teenage Soul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,900. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014 by Tonya McQuade. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
"Windows to the Teenage Soul" is a unique collection of poems that offers fresh perspectives and varied “windows" into what today's teens think about life, love, identity, emotions, nature, social issues, and more! We believe this class-produced ebook is the first of its kind in the nation - and, at the end, we tell you how our class put this book together and how you could do it, too!
How I Got Over
Series: African American · Poetry · Romance. Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014 by Wes Writers & Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
The poems "How I Got Over" and "Unfucked" tell the story of the angst of love. There are no chocolates, roses, or cupids in these "love stories." These poems tell the bitter truth about love. Romance is for dreamers. In these poems, the candy has turned bitter and the roses have dried up.
Heavy Metal: Rock 'n' Roll Poetry
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Modern poetry inspired by heavy metal and rock 'n' roll music and presented as lyrics. This collection of rock 'n' roll themed poetry touches on subject matter that has fueled many a classic rock or metal song. Topics such as politics, the drinking and drugging lifestyle, suicide, the apocalypse, lost love, anger and many more themes and narratives fill this book of poetry.
Call it Kismet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Call it Kismet is the collaborative effort of two poets in Billings, Montana. This diverse and intricate collection of postmodern poetry illustrates the fight to find truth, love and beauty in a confused and unpredictable world.
Tbinkerknese 101
Series: Tbinkerknese 101 - Poetic Enrichment for Teens, Book 1. Price: $7.25 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
If you’re the parent of a teen, or a young person yourself, you’ll love getting lost in the pages of this book. Hopefully, it’ll open up lines of communication thought to be lost and get you thinking about life. With lines to record your thoughts as you read each poem, it beckons to be used as more than just a casual reading device.
We Obey the Same Laws of Mathematics
You set the price! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This poetry debut features a baker’s dozen of ocean-going poems, riddled with syphilitic beauty and speculative horrors. From lonesome shores to the mid-Atlantic refuse sprawl, Sarah Grace Logan imagines the world dissolving in front of us, and the ocean claiming back the world we've clawed from its depths.
The Frailty of Hope
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This collection of four poems expresses the pain of loss, depression, and hopelessness.
Intiem
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: Dutch. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Deze bundel heb ik gemaakt naar aanleiding van de vele positieve reacties van vrienden en familie op mijn schrijfsels in de loop der jaren.
My Body is a Forest-Oak/Torso
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 21,650. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
My Body is a Forest-Oak./Torso is the central piece of Mr. Vanya's collection of his Body of work. From long dramatic monologues, in one of which the speaker is Jesus Christ being resurrected from the Cave, to others (less serious) where he is "Enlightened" or "The Water from The Well", in which he conjoins the audience in his drive (and success) and bringing forth "The Master".
The Enemy Thrives Within
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 17. Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Would that we could say to the men who lead our world - "You're fired!" Ah, but our founders, bless their privileged souls, thought it might be wise to let money talk, instead of wisdom. The hollowness of materialism, and the pursuit of power for the sake of abusing it, have eaten at the potentially fruitful tree of democracy. If we are the last generation, we ought to plant seeds.... A poem.
Key to My Wooden Heart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
What is this book? The author loves someone Who can't love back More than a tale of love and desire however is the tale of how to find acceptance with your current reality. Inside the book the author delves deep into his soul to find acceptance that the one who holds the key to said heart won't turn it *This book is a compilation of 19 free-verse poems
Lizzie Browning Rocks in her Box - New Sonnets from the Portuguese
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
One woman follows the twisted winding path of romantic love that leads from Lizzie Browning to Lizzie Borden, and she does it all with an Audrey Hepburn smile… A must for all the cynical romantics out there!
Bag of Lost Marbles: Poetry Collection I
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This book contains a collection of sixty poetic works from my thoughts and ideas. May you find what you are looking for within this Bag of Lost Marbles.
The Book of Flowers, Birds, and Kisses
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The Book of Flowers, Birds, and Kisses is a collection of Scott Vanya's love poems, spanning many tones, rhythms and meters, and seeks to honor the Romantic Life of humans, before, during and after marriage.
Keyhole
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Mr. Vanya wrote Keyhole with utmost courage and simplicity, revealing his inner soul, not for the sake of cherishing in it (as might have Whitman) but because (as he says) it is a keyhole, to a doorway we may all step through if we only abide in "honesty". "What comes out of your doorway when you open your heart?"- Mr. Vanya
In a Gift From Adam and Finding My Way Out of a Mental Breakdown
Price: Free! Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
In a Gift from Adam is the poetic journal of a man recovering from a mental breakdown. It is a testament to the power of poetry and even more so to the act of writing it. As the author makes sense of his incomprehensible world we also are able to experience hand that transformation. While many such books have been written, few have been do so by talented and gifted writers.
Deepening Souls Vol. 2
Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
What is it about poetry that captures your soul? Deepening soul will take you to a place that will elevate the mind, body, and spirit. Deepening soul deals with love, peace, & heartbreak. It delves deep into the bottom of your soul. Deepening soul is soul wrenching!
The OSMOSIS Poems - writings from within and out of The Dream - Part 4
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Mr. Vanya-Agape is really not a conclusion, but like the "Previous" and "Next" buttons within these books, a means of going back and forth from the sublime to the mundane and vice versa. This book is not intended to be a tool for self-expression, rather a Channel where others minds eye's can see distant tributaries of Hope and Love long after they have "turned off the power".