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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.
Beam Me Back To Venus
Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
‘Beam Me Back to Venus’ is a light-hearted collection of humorous poetry based around the joys and challenges of parenting children from birth through the teenage years. Written from a mother’s point of view, many will relate to the frustrations of juggling paid work with the daily taxi run, housework and the dramas of bringing up a busy family.
A Lost Girls Book of Poetry
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This poetry has been written during strong emotional times. These poems are how I interpret my feelings. They have to do with love, loss abuse. nature and more.
Wiggle Room
Series: Poems By Randolph Knight and T. Sky Handring, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: American English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
"Wiggle Room" by Randolph Knight and T.Sky Handring, includes "Everything I Do" and many other new poems available in epub, kindle, palm doc, etc.
Poems Every Which Way
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
I have not submitted my poetry for publication before. It was written for myself, family, and friends. Now that I am 75, I thought I might see if anyone else liked it. If there’s anything different about my poetry, it might be that I have refused to limit myself to any particular style, theme, or rule. Welcome to my world. There should be much here to raise laughter, a sigh, or an eyebrow.
Dreams in Espresso and Other Drugs
Price: $3.34 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013 by On Impression Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Dreams in Espresso And Other Drugs is a tale of visits to the coffee shop and writing the entire night. Never stopping for sleep because when sleep comes witches buy and sell souls to the demons guard all. But it never ends at coffee, once the coffee buzz dies the doors of wine and spirits open wide. And sleep, it never comes not until all dreams die.
Dziesięciolecia
Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: Polish. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Tomik wierszy "Dziesięciolecia". Większość wierszy w tym zbiorze została napisana w latach 1999 - 2009. Zbiór ten zawiera również wybrane utwory z cyklu "Teleportacje". Wersja drukowana ukazała się w niewielkim nakładzie w 2010 roku.
Dust
Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short poem about being a collection of stardust which was not included in my poetry collection BeautySong.
Thrall Kind
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,930. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Thrall Kind covers the investiture in self, humor, and bleak deconstruction. From systems of control beautiful and horrifying to broken meter and haiku, a cup of proper black tea - or something stronger - may prove required.
One Thousand Nine Hundred and Eighty Four Words: Book One (Poetry, Darkness and Truth)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
One Thousand Nine Hundred and Eighty Four Words: Book 1 is the first of ten books of poems; concentrating on experiences and inspirations from the 90's in the life of a young South African's mind. We experience the world in different ways and we see different shades in all colours; but the colour of murder remains the same - and the shades of death... remain black and ashy.
Sequence for Drowning
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,930. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Sequence for Drowning: Poetry of face-change interpretations: To be an entity long enough, thoroughly enough to create their space around one's self and pattern it to words. Challenge pieces show here, as does the deliberate abuse and malformation of language to purpose or redirection.
Scattered Resistance v7 - Revision Nation
Series: Scattered Resistance, Book 7. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Scattered Resistance v7 - Revision Nation is the closure piece to the vac's early work, and layers comfort and discomfort as the same entity.
Scattered Resistance v6 - Below the Thermocline
Series: Scattered Resistance, Book 6. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Scattered Resistance v6 - Below the Thermocline assesses the concept of self destruction, depression, and an amusement at the structures of angst. Self mocking, grinding at times, its attention is focused primarily on that trivialized - a sense of self.
Scattered Resistance v5 - Inluminal
Series: Scattered Resistance, Book 5. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Scattered Resistance v5 - Inluminal is poetry from the Wetdryvac, from 1992. Written in a state of blur and burn, between mad happenings and serious bouts of sleep. Here, it is decided, poetry matters, and will be a lifelong thing - and here, as it happens, is the madness of that decision.
Scattered Resistance v4 - Settling In
Series: Scattered Resistance, Book 4. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Scattered Resistance v4 - Settling In, well - it gets into grooves. Patterns, repetitions, adjustments. 1991-1992, mostly, and it begins to more seriously address power and consent. Rarely comforting, significantly more neutral observer smoulder than Setting In.
Scattered Resistance v3 - Setting In
Series: Scattered Resistance, Book 3. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Scattered Resistance V3 - Setting In is the early poetry of the Wetdryvac, mostly 1991. Here, the vac gains comfort with form, as well as more ease in presentation.
I, A Book Of Poems
Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of poems on different topics like life, love and betrayal.
Scattered Resistance v2 - Inversion Promised
Series: Scattered Resistance, Book 2. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Scattered Resistance v2 - Inversion Promised is poetry from the Wetdryvac, from 1991. Reflective and often grim, it addresses themes of suicide and recovery, face presentation, and cats as a system of stability.
Scattered Resistance v1 - Childhood Waning
Series: Scattered Resistance, Book 1. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Scattered Resistance V1 - Childhood Waning is the early poetry of the Wetdryvac, from 1979 to 1992. It covers a wide range of topics, almost all reflective, from nuclear war to investment in cats. By turns comforting and hostile, metered and chaotic, these poems represent the Vac's earliest known work.
For Want of Cleaner Air
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Poetry chapbook chronicling a move from Baltimore City, Maryland to the Appalachian mountains of the West Virginia panhandle.