Books tagged: gay poetry

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Selected Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Entertainment, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This short eBook includes the gay love poem “Home,” the strange story of “The Gardener,” and the comical “Angels and Razors,” as well as thirty other poems. These works also appear in Duane Simolke’s longer anthology Holding Me Together: Essays and Poems.
Inheritance
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011 by Sibling Rivalry Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poetry. LGBT Studies. The autobiographical poems of Steven Reigns's INHERITANCE introduce us to the gains and losses of a true American family and detail the bequests of the shadows that linger. Reigns glosses over nothing to reveal the secrets that turn suburbia into a coming-of-age battlefield.
My Life as Adam
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011 by Sibling Rivalry Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poems touching on religion, sexuality, Southern life, and self-acceptance reveal the poet's growing up, coming out, and becoming an adult in all its joys and sorrows. My Life as Adam is Bryan Borland's full-length debut and was included as one of only five collections of poetry on the American Library Association's inaugural "Over the Rainbow" list of best LGBT books of 2010.
When the Only Light Is Fire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011 by Sibling Rivalry Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
In his debut chapbook of poetry, Saeed Jones walks on the periphery of the South, those places on the outskirts of town, in bars after midnight, and on dangerous backroads where most people keep their heads down or look the other way. wrap themselves in cloaks of masks and comfort; garments we learn are flammable if we stand too close to flames.
Edleston: Lord Byron's Boy Poems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
A collection of romantic poems Byron wrote for John Edleston, Lord Clare, Earl Delawarr, Lucas Chalandrutsanos, and other boys. The collection spans Byron's life. Some poems for Edleston, Clare, and Delawarr were among the earliest verse he wrote; the poems to Chalandrutsanos were his very last. Selected and introduced by Keith Hale.
A Shropshire Lad and Last Poems: For the Love of Moses
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
The complete editions of A.E. Housman's A Shropshire Lad and Last Poems together with an introduction by Keith Hale that ties the poems to their historical root: Housman's love for his friend Moses Jackson.
Sonnets to a Young Man
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
* Contains only Shakespeare's 127 sonnets written for or about his young male love. * Contains an introduction detailing the story told by the sonnet sequence and placing the sonnets in the canon of gay literature.
Masculine Beauty: A Collection of Walt Whitman's Poetry Of Same-Sex Affection
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
* Contains only those poems Whitman wrote exploring masculine beauty and/or same-sex affection. * Contains an abridged introduction by John Burroughs placing the work in its historical context as well as a contemporary preface by Michael Wilson.
Subway Face
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
A chapbook anthology of poems by Timothy Sherrill.
Closer
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Rebel Satori Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
As tender as it is fierce, Christopher Soden's Closer takes you through an emotional landscape, rich with vivid imagery and poignant observations. It is by turns somber and sanguine, erotic and erudite, sometimes touched by giddy looniness. Soden's confessional narratives tap directly into an intense worldview, an honest, existential look at same-gender sexuality, queer virility and maleness.