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Wesle's Tale
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
An epic of UFO's in Anglo-Saxon times. Wesle the Weakling, a hapless herdsman watching the woman he loves about to become a warrior's wife, seizes a chance for change when star-men come in a shining shield-ship to carry out a cattle-raid. Roswell meets Beowulf? Also contains the short poem, "The Gold's Dragon." Cover composed by Helen E. Davis
Egypt's Light
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
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Relive the mystery and the magic of Ancient Egypt. Witness the creation of the Gift of the Nile amid the primeval waters and the struggle of the gods to bring kingship to the land. Follow the triumphs and the tragedies of Pharaohs, priests, and people as they built wonders that dazzle us today -- wonders of which only ruins remain. Relive a life that will dazzle the world as long as humans endure.
A Dozen Steps Through Hel
Price: Free! Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of twelve terzanelle poems influenced by Norse mythology, specifically regarding the afterlife. The poems explore key locations and concepts of the Germanic underworld. Yeah, this is pretty obscure stuff even for fans of the mythology.
The First Scar
Price: Free! Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
A collection of 23 poems written over the course of 7 years questioning faith, nature, and the darker facets of human existence.
The Fyrdhwæt Saga
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
An epic tale of adventure told in verse, with lines in traditional Anglo-Saxon. Discussed and approved by scholars. Includes full introduction and translation notes. Fyrdhwæt is unloved and rejected by his people. Valiantly he slays three terrible monsters, but his bravery goes un-acclaimed. The poem is romantic, sad, exciting and very much open to interpretation.
SELAH! Loving the Psalms
Price: Free! Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This book re-imagines the psalms as songs of love and devotion between human beings, rather than supplications toward a distant, silent God. On one level just simple transposition, this version liberates these poems from their bondage to religion, to provide their hope and sustenance to a new class of reader.
More Than All the Rich Man's Gold: Hafiz and the Nature Photography of Simone Lipscomb
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
Translations of Hafiz by Thomas Rain Crowe and the nature photography of Simone Lipscomb. Through the 14th century wisdom of Hafiz readers are taken on a journey of poetry with stunning images.
Letters Of Insanity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
This book is a series of short poems that I have written in my late high school years. Not all the poems are based on my own experiences.
Please Stand By
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
My first poetry collection in 2 years (2011). This collection only contains 10 poems. However, this is just the first step in my return to poetry.
Voluntad Creadora
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristóteles, por lo que podemos apreciar en su obra “El arte poética” vio en la Grecia de su tiempo una realidad que era obvia y evidente: existía un tipo de arte cuyo medio era la palabra, ya sea hablada o escrita. Esta es la Poesis aristotélicas; son los fundamentos poéticos que configuran la esencia poética de este gran filósofo.
Teogonia, Hesíodo
Price: $1.39 USD. Words: 9,540. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Um dos maiores clássicos da Literatura Grega, esta poesia épica relata o nascimento dos deuses e a criação da raça humana. Nesta nova tradução a partir do grego, será possível mergulhar na rica mitologia grega através de um de seus maiores rapsodos.
Poetry Guide: John Donne
Series: Poetry Guides, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Students often find understanding and interpreting poetry an uphill task, for the allusions and references almost baffle them, however, with repeated and careful reading of the same poem, taking the help of the reference books and guides; they often come close to the interpretation desired by the poet.
The Land Where Prophets Preached The Gospels
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Poetry that is only meant to soothe the soul. Prophecy that is only meant to get you prepared. The motherland didn't just give birth to humanity. It also gave birth to prophecy. Prophecy that will only lead man to the promise land.
Magical words complete edition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
poetry that is has been bought to life this book you will enjoy poems about love,sadness hope which all of them are for cuddling the romance or braking someone heart either way this book is a complete edition of poems from the previous book which was not some how complete.
O Navio Negreiro
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 12, 2016 by EX! Editora Independente. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
Numa edição exclusiva, o leitor conhecerá as referências contidas no poema, a vida do poeta e o contexto histórico antes, durante e após a escrita da obra.
Wayward Realm: Poetry from a Fox
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015 by Weasel Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
Wayward Realm is a chapbook of poetry by Sendokidu "the fox" Adomi. The book is soaked in rich imagery and fantastical vignettes that will surely leave the reader returning for more!
A Orgia dos Duendes
Price: Free! Words: 4,780. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 29, 2016 by EX! Editora Independente. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
"A Orgia dos Duendes" é um poema de Bernardo Guimarães (conhecido pela obra abolicionista "Escrava Isaura"), publicado na coletânea intitulada "Poesias", cuja primeira edição é de 1865. Numa edição exclusiva, com notas cuidadosas, ilustrações e apêndices detalhados, aprecie uma festa fantástica e profana e divirta-se com "A Orgia dos Duendes".
Caressing Myths
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
Dina Georgantopoulos was born in Vrahati, Corinth. She studied at the Law School of Athens. Her poems have appeared in various literary magazines on line and in paper form. “Caressing Myths” is her first poetry book outside Greece.
Voice of Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
Poetry is a musical expression of feelings & emotions.It is like a mirror of our heart. You will find your story, your emotions and your love in this book. Voice of Heart is a beautiful collection of love and sad poems. It will make you smile, cry and shed a tear at times.This book will transport you in the poetic world of emotions.
my first commercial publication, a poem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
this is a modern poem, with specific intent. without challenging you, it should lift you from despair, from sadness, or from depression. just a little, and in no way you'll notice. but you'll know how to feel a little better.