Books tagged: irish poetry

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Selected Poetry: 2012-2014
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
In this selection of her poems, chosen and arranged by the poet, you’ll find consolation and inspiration. Here are poems that offer shifting interpretations of identity, poems that rework ancient Irish blessings, poems about life and liberty and the conditions for happiness. Exploring what it feels like to reach, to hold, and to return to light after darkness.
Art is Everything, Art is Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Dare to be inspired and strive to create is the challenge set down in this volume, an anthology of poems, paintings and photography by Cormac Baker. Tales of heroism and history combine to demonstrate how art can be found in everything and everything that we live and do can serve as inspiration, thus aiding our efforts to interpret and re-interpret the world anew.
The People Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
A collection of 23 Poems of varying length and form, raising awareness of individuals who suffer, deserve mention, or stand out against the system, and the great majority who for their own reasons stay silent at critical times when their voices might make the difference between what is seen as fair and what is seen as corrupt in society.
The Style Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
30 poems of varying length and form in which Mike uses his Irish humour in gentle vein to review how we all have style of some kind......
The Potless Generation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,590. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: April 2, 2014 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
The Potless Generation is where my country and our world is at right now, put where we are by the unscrupulous, ruthless and greedy. I doubt there is any true artist who does not know just what it is like to be potless from time to time, myself included. These poems visit many places, emotions and themes, from the sublime to the ridiculous, with some more sombre stuff thrown in there too.
The Sleeping Warrior
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is a poetry book by Stephen A. Murphy it's inspired by the Northwest coast of Ireland as well as his travels away from home. This first collection is a journey into the mythology of the Irish past, insights into its troubled present, and reflections on life, a mix of an Ireland beyond the romantics of postcards and a philosophy heavily inspired by Oriental thought.
The Winter Sleep of Captain Lemass
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,280. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: November 25, 2013 by WFUPress. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
In this new, deeply meditative and wide-ranging collection, Harry Clifton brings his extraordinary poetic and intellectual gifts to bear on the present state of Irish culture. These are both personal and public reflections (on love, marriage, middle age and history) that stake his claim as one of the most significant Irish poets now writing.
The Celtic Riddle
Series: Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,160. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
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The reading of a wealthy man’s will in Ireland sets off a murder spree and a treasure hunt, and antiques dealer Lara McClintoch is in the middle of the action. Lara’s friend Alex is one of the beneficiaries of the Will, and she is worried he may be on the murderer’s list. Following clues to a promised treasure in the Irish countryside may be the way to fortune – or death.
SiarScéal Anthology: Roscommon in Reflection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: January 31, 2013 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Essay » Literature
An anthology of poetry, prose, short stories, photographs that treats us to a picture of Roscommon which resonates with the landscape and varied stories of the place but also slips free of boundaries and borders to speak directly to the human heart. A must read for anybody with connections to Roscommon or even a familiarity with the great warmth of its culture, heritage, landscape, scenery.
A Woeful Tale
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: October 20, 2012 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Derrick Cranpole discovered poetry during his time at sea, which took him from the Arctic to the Southern Ocean and from the Americas to the Red Sea. Remembering bits of verse helped pass the long watches of the night. Now he brings together a collection of his own poems and illustrations recording his observations of life in a fishing community on the south coast of Ireland.