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More Than All the Rich Man's Gold: Hafiz and the Nature Photography of Simone Lipscomb
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
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.
Please Stand By
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: 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.
The Aeneid: Virgil's Greatest Hits [Abridged and Annotated]
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,440. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
A story and poem that is epic in every way, The Aeneid is Virgil's classic tale of the hero Aeneas's escape from Troy, journey to Italy, battles and loves, and a side trip to Hell. This edition features a modern, original and accessible adaptation of the true intent of Virgil's writing, not the literal words, so that the modern reader can enjoy it as was intended. The poem rhymes and resonates.
The First Scar
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Price: Free! Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: 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.
Shadeaux Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
This is the poetic short story about star-crossed lovers and their journey through time. We are all born to die, but death is never the end of our story.
Poetry Guide: John Donne
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Series: Poetry Guides, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
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.
A Dozen Steps Through Hel
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Price: Free! Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
(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.
Voluntad Creadora
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
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.
my first commercial publication, a poem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: 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.
Letters Of Insanity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: 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.
Egypt's Light
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Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Wesle's Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: 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
The Fyrdhwæt Saga
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. 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.