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Distant Memories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
A collection of thirty-three poems. The first sixteen comprise of a Nautical themes, and the remaining consists of everyday aspects of life
The Mausoleum on the Levee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Hoyt's first full volume of poetry (55 poems) exhibits a broad range of styles-- from sonnets to concrete lyrics. Somewhat romantic, somewhat modernist, somewhat language based, Hoyt's poems are largely unclassifiable; yet every one is ripe with insights into the human condition.
The Exercist: A Not-So-Divine Comedy about Health & Fitness in Devilishly Clever Verse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by Defiant Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Poetry blogger Will Shakespeare is at it again with a parody of Dante's "Divine Comedy"! When an overweight guy's family forces him to go see an Exercist (a specialist who gets rid of demons by working 'em hard at the gym) to get rid of his demon pal Sloth, neither the Exercist nor the demon is very cooperative... until our guy comes up with his own plan for dealing with BOTH problems.
Vehicular Tankacide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of workingman tanka poetry, about struggling for something that feels halfway real in an increasingly digitized world. Fighting to maintain natural human chaos against industrial domestication of man's spirit.
They Never Actually Said You Couldn't
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 720. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is a fun little book of comedic and general poetry.
Brushing the Blue
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Borderline Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
…You broke the shell of my burden. I shook inside…You have opened my core… scores of monarchs in the white sun. We are challenged to live in pilgrimage in this excerpt from the poem The Call— When the wind blows by, get on Breathe azure air until it dominates your veins. Rest in the adventure of this connection; you have answered the call—hold on.
Twenty Floors Straight Down
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 540. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A Poem about suicide of a young girl, so much to live for now gone. A fallen angel unable to cope, hold on, understand life. Trespass of our dreams and desires gone forever.
Castles In The Desert
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
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We are implored to seek isolation from others through selfishness, paradoxically, in order to find happiness. How can a person overcome the dictates of self-interest and become fulfilled? By looking within ourselves, and by looking to others, and by looking upwards, we may find the cures for one of the great, dismissed ailments of our age: Personal loneliness. These 7 poems point to the answers.
A Long Commute Home
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The poems in this first collection explore contemporary notions of home and identity, touching on the emotional details of our daily lives that often go unnoticed, inviting the reader on a journey that is warm, often humorous, and passionately human.
This Moment is Gone
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This Moment Is Gone is a playful exploration of the paradoxes of time, love and death. Although the poems circle these themes throughout, the lyrics were written in diverse forms, moods, tones and voices over 30 years. Poet and photographer George Goode grew up in Virginia but has lived and worked in France for 25 years. His poems and photographs have appeared frequently in Europe and the US.
RUMINATIONS: a prose-poetry collection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Imagine reading a series of exciting short stories but in poetry form... Imagine the flow of narrative with the juxtaposition of lyrical rhythms that can only be brought on by poetry... Presenting Ruminations, a collection of prose-poems that is simply but beautifully written in reflection of everyday struggles, both the seemingly trivial and the most pertinent.
Mofred
Price: Free! Words: 18,010. Language: Spanish. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Spanish Poetry
Poesía y alguna prosa "parida" durante los años 2009 - 2013
Continents of Silence
You set the price! Words: 70. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is an anthology of poems.
Hope Victorious
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
There would be no need for hope, were it not for the tragic dimensions of life; and so we hope for many things - and love is at the crux of all we desire. No life can be lived without tragedy; yet, sadly, hope can be lost. To hold onto hope it is necessary to recall what it is we hope for most in this world and beyond - a connection with others through love. Enjoy these four poems, and ponder.
Wandering
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Collection of poems. Poems that draw strength from their simplicity and inspiration from a heart consumed by love and infinite wandering. Ever-changing like the direction of the wind and the mood of the seasons these poems capture the spirit of love, loss and longing.
Rémálompor, avagy a szükségszerűtlenség dalai és más különös versek
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,900. Language: Hungarian. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
"Vachter Ákos igazi, éretlenül érett nyelv-vajákos, elszemtelenkedik csínytevő kamasz módjára az irodalom felidézhető egészével, gonoszkodik a kincseinkkel – de miért ne tenné. [...] Nem kitalálni akarja elölről az irodalmat – mint ahogyan felületes pillantással látszana, eljutva a viktoriánus rémmese hangulataiig és ott megállva – hanem legalább amolyan Frankenstein-varrottasként feléleszteni."
Überleben in der Glückseligkeit
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 33,400. Language: German. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Im Namen der antiautoritären Literatur: Eine ungewöhnliche Reise, ein satirischer und gleichzeitig spirtitueller Gedichtband. Bissiger kann es nicht gehen. Ein überraschendes, ein provozierendes Buch. Unkonventionelle Fragen mit überraschende Antworten, oft kontrovers, selbstkritisch und voller Geheimnisse. Mit Witz und hintergründigem Humor in die Fragen unserer Zeit - überall.auf der Welt.
Tribal Magic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Taking as his aim to make some sense of the life around him, Hoyt writes poems of both heart and mind, of observation and contemplation. For him, language is not the cause of poetry, but the tool of the poet.
Answer Then Question
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Sakura Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of poetry comprised of both fictional and non-fictional inspirations. Ian takes a traditional style in Haikus and puts a modern taste to them. Some of Ian’s poems are based on his life events and accounts but others are not at all, especially the more melancholy ones. He delves into these fictional situations so much so that as the reader you cannot believe that the events are not his
The Sleeping Warrior
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is a poetry book by Stephen A. Murphy it's inspired by the Northwest coast of Ireland as well as his travels away from home. This first collection is a journey into the mythology of the Irish past, insights into its troubled present, and reflections on life, a mix of an Ireland beyond the romantics of postcards and a philosophy heavily inspired by Oriental thought.