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The Complete Works of Pat Parker by Sinister Wisdom
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 74,660. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » African American
The Complete Works of Pat Parker includes Parker’s masterwork, Movement in Black, as well as Jonestown & other madness. Parker’s prose writing is collected in The Complete Works along with two unpublished plays and a number of previously uncollected poems.
How to Write a Poem - Your Step-By-Step Guide to Writing a Poem by HowExpert
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Categories: Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Poetry » American poetry » African American
- How to write a poem the right way. - How to think like a poet. - How to tell a story in a unique and eloquent way. - Simple exercises to unlock the poet within you. - How to rhyme with couplets - How to alternate rhymes with quatrains - How to rhyme with the sonnet. - How to write a poem with rhymes. - Impress people with your original and unique poems.
Nirvana by Michael Tavon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » General, Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Nirvana is a compilation of hauntingly beautiful pieces by Michael Tavon. The author discusses, regret, anxiousness, racial issues, craving for love and much more. Tavon gets deeply personal and introspective, in hopes of helping those who are in need of self-healing.
Viral by Button Poetry
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author, Poetry » American poetry » African American
In 2013, the following poems topped 200,000 views on the Button Poetry YouTube: Lily Myers’ “Shrinking Women”, Neil Hilborn’s “OCD” & “Mating Habits of the North American Hipster”, Javon Johnson’s “cuz he’s black”, Rachel Rostad’s “To JK Rowling, From Cho Chang”, Dylan Garity’s “Rigged Game” & “Friend Zone”, Guante’s “Ten Responses to the Phrase ‘Man Up’ ”, and Pages Matam’s “Piñata”.
My Journey From Warrior to Gypsy by Thomas Yeager
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » General
"My Journey from Warrior to Gypsy" is a collection of poems written by Tom Yeager. This book is his story of going into the unknown and discovering more of the world and of himself. He is able to laugh at how life " sometimes hands us chicken and sometimes hands us feathers." Tom captures the humor, warmth, and wisdom of love, traveling the world, riding horses, and facing adversity.
Miss Translated: A Benefit for the New Sanctuary Coalition by Elisa Catrina
You set the price! Words: 180. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2019. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » Hispanic American, Poetry » Spanish Poetry
The "Miss Translated" poems are a meditation on identity, language, and the things that get lost in translation. All profits from this chapbook of 9 poems go to the New Sanctuary Coalition, a New York immigrant rights organization devoted to providing legal assistance and community support to immigrants and their families.
Handle with Care by Michael Tavon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » General
Michael Tavon delivers with his second poetry collection, which masterfully captures the essence of depression, reflection, coming-of -age, and yearning for love. "Handle with Care", is a well-balanced and relatable collection.
Raw Thoughts by John Casey
Price: $9.77 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2019 by Adelaide Books Publishers. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » General, Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
In RAW THΦUGHTS, John Casey unfolds a compelling and viscerally honest exploration of mindfulness and spirituality through a symbiotic fusion of poetic and photographic art.
A Concept of Right Now by J. Scott Walker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2019 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » General, Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A Concept of Right Now explores the tension between uncertainty and truth. It is a collection that exists where many elements of culture and society converge: the internal and external geographies of shared human experience. Blending narrative and lyrical modes, in a searching yet grounded voice, it is an attempt to reconcile and reveal what it means to be a person of the early 21st century.
Remedies & Tragedies by Rodolfo Eduardo
You set the price! Words: 13,210. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2018. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » General, Poetry » Themes & motifs » Love
Remedies & Tragedies is a collection of poems and illustrations on love, success, and growth. Included inside are haikus, rhymes, prose, and other poetic forms that cover three overarching themes: the self, the heart, and the universe. Depending on the mood you're in, my hope is that this book will help you find what you're looking for and leave you better off.
Poemas selectos by Joseph Brodsky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,780. Language: Spanish. Published: May 15, 2017 by Aurora Ebook. Categories: Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Poetry » American poetry » General
Poemas selectos es una selección con más de treinta poemas de Brodsky, preparada a partir de la antología personal que Joseph Brodsky publicó en 1980 en Estados Unidos con el título de A part of Speech.
How to Write a Good Poem: Three Essential Elements by D. Patrick Miller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Poetry » American poetry » African American
The publisher and author of two poetry volumes offers a concise and inspiring guide to writing a good poem. The three essential skills of Vocabulary, Compression, and Revision are explained, with helpful suggestions for practice. Includes a number of example poems by the autho. Also: live links to other helpful resources.
Slaying Dragons by Richelle E. Goodrich
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,550. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Poetry » American poetry » General
Slaying Dragons is a collection of original quotes, poetry, and a few short stories written by American author and novelist, Richelle E. Goodrich. This book is meant to entertain and motivate individuals on a daily basis. It includes a quote for leap year plus two additional bonus quotes.
Nostalgia by Khali Raymond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2019. Categories: Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Poetry » American poetry » African American
There was a time in life when Khali Raymond wasn't savage writer, or whatever fancy ass name that I came up with.
Michelle Obama Queen of Queens Poems Honoring Great African American Women by R.L., Jr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » African American
a collection of poems dedicated to some of the most fascinating and remarkable African American women that ever walk this earth. Whatever they did not create with action -they assisted into putting it into motion. In each poem there's wisdom, direction, confidence, a positive message for women as well as men of all ages and of all races. Enjoy the peace within yourselves!
Love Poems by Karen Cino
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » General
Love Poems is a collection of love poems that take you on a magical journey through the inner depths of one's heart and soul. The underlying emotions that are revealed through these poems show how deep love truly goes. The poems will make you laugh, make you cry and teach you to never give up hope on love. They are written for those who have met or are searching for their soul mate.
Kottke Oeuvre Skookum by Steven Mooney
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2019. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » General
Poems, vignettes, and sense-impression anecdotes driven by the instrumentals of guitarist Leo Kottke, a lyric rendition of aural beauty.
The Poet's Garage by Terry Tierney
Pre-release—available May 12, 2020. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » General, Poetry » Themes & motifs » General
The Poet’s Garage by Terry Tierney is a provocative poetry collection enriched by deep images that refuse to remain static.