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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.
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.
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.
The Aeneid: Virgil's Greatest Hits [Abridged and Annotated]
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,440. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Fourteen Faces
Price: Free! Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a combination novel/poem I put together. I simply typed away and let it unfold, a bit experimental really. What's it about? Greed, love, lust, mind control, ancient fables, mythology, a sick planet. A man is chosen to save the world from all the evils that hold and threaten that world, that threaten every person and every creature alive. The cover is a painting I did for this story.
Egypt's Light
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: 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
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
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.