Michael Walter


Michael Walter is the author of numerous poetry collections, including "Humannature," "Surfaces," and "Sorts of Things of Beauty." He is also the author of a collection of humorous one-act plays, "Shorties." Michael lives in New York City.

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Shorties: Ten Short Funny Plays
By Michael Walter
Price: Free! Words: 15,880. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Plays
The ten short plays in “Shorties” celebrate lunacy. Here, a gay male couple debates the merits of buying a haunted house, corporate drones discuss grisly horror movies, and we meet the mysterious and caffeine-deprived force that controls Earth’s climate. Running from ten to twenty minutes, these plays are ideal for small, intimate venues – and anyone who enjoys a humorous look at the world.
By Michael Walter
Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Fiction
The remarkable characters in Humannature, a collection of original poems by Michael Walter, press against the boundaries of the human experience: here, a vampire dances with elderly belles-of-the-ball, a man falls from a skyscraper, and a witch is tried for the murder of her lover. Hummnature is an engrossing fusion of philosophy and imagination.
By Michael Walter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction
Surgery. Plant warfare. Fairy tales. Each of these finds a place in Altercations, a collection of poems by Michael Walter that explores one of life's most consistent themes: conflict. Whether by choice or by circumstance, conflict is often at the center of our daily experience, and these poems- sardonic, reflective, and hopeful- point to the necessity of staying strong throughout.
By Michael Walter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Fiction
The poems in Surfaces are about first impressions—what we see, hear, touch, smell, taste. They are also about what those things mean to us as we move beyond our first impressions of them. Here, poet Michael Walter invites us to look at nature, eroticism, religion, and food with open curiosity and a sense of play.
Sorts Of Things Of Beauty
By Michael Walter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Fiction
When the going gets tough, the resilient triumph. Sorts of Things of Beauty, a collection of poetry by Michael Walter, celebrates staying strong despite—or because of— personal imperfections, spiritual challenges, and the occasional romance-gone-wrong. Here, Michael Walter takes us an odyssey of personal peace and personal adventure, and joys to be found along the way.
Some People
By Michael Walter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Fiction
Everyone here wants something. From socialites to Olympians, Some People is a collection of poetry by Michael Walter that takes us inside the worlds of a wide range of individuals. Emphasizing themes of spirituality and personal desire, these accessible poems celebrate the passion and quirkiness of the human spirit.
Everyone Does
By Michael Walter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction
Summer. Movie stars. World travel. These are just a few of the themes at the center of Everyone Does, a collection of thirty-three sensual poems by Michael Walter. Both playful and observant, Everyone Does takes the reader into a sunlit, hedonistic atmosphere— a place where erotic imagination and erotic experience are the same thing.

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