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Father, Can You Hear Me by Wesley Hesketh Father, Can You Hear Me by Sep. 27, 2018 $2.99 10,170 words Sample 10%
Where is the God I know, I look and cannot see. I'm looking all around, Father, can you hear me?
Deep Dive by Kyuchi Deep Dive by Sep. 26, 2018 $1.99 5,560 words Sample 20%
This is an introduction to his emotions, a journey to his heartaches.
The Triceratops by Milthy Swinebuckle The Triceratops by Sep. 26, 2018 Free! 150 words Read a sample
Short poem about bumping into a couple of dinosaurs while out walking! The image used for this poem (the Triceratops skull) was provided by dinosaur replicas... A site were you can buy some amazing models of dinosaur skulls... Check it out on here...
Haiku For You by Barry Plamondon Haiku For You by Sep. 25, 2018 $4.99 3,950 words Sample 20%
This is a fresh and vibrant offering of Haiku from Barry Plamondon. It is both esoteric and personal and brings humanity and nature into soulful harmony.
Of Women and Men by Barry Plamondon Of Women and Men by Sep. 25, 2018 $4.99 7,790 words Sample 20%
OF WOMEN AND MEN is a look at love from all sides, not only through the lens of male and female thoughts and emotions, but it also ponders the universal questions that women and men, friends and lovers, sons and daughters have asked throughout the ages. Plamondon has an innate knack for connecting with both poetry lovers and non-poetry buffs..
The Moon 409 by Ali Noel Vyain The Moon 409 by Sep. 25, 2018 $0.99 4,810 words Sample 20%
Features work from Lyn Lifshin, Gary Every, B.Z. Niditch, Dave Church, Michael Estabrook, George Held, Laura Stamps, Paul Truttman, Ray Greenblatt, Austin Publicover, Susan H. Maurer, Alan Catlin, Kaitlin Meadows, Barbara Ingle, Margaret Boles, Geoff Stevens, Robert K. Johnson, Edward Lee, Dwayne Sapling, Nathan Whiting, Mather Schneider, and Ellaraine Lockie.
The Moon 410 by Ali Noel Vyain The Moon 410 by Sep. 25, 2018 $0.99 3,650 words Sample 20%
Features work from Gabriel Ries, Austin Publicover, B.Z. Niditch, Margaret Boles, Gary Every, Robert K. Johnson, Lyn Lifshin, Michael Estabrook, Edward Lee, Laura Stamps, Mather Schneider, Nathan Whiting, Alan Catlin, Kaitlin Meadows, Dave Church, Susan H. Maurer, George Held, Geoff Stevens, Dwayne Sapling, Paul Truttman, Jeffrey C. Alfier, Ray Greenblatt, and Ellaraine Lockie.
The Moon 411 by Ali Noel Vyain The Moon 411 by Sep. 25, 2018 $0.99 5,210 words Sample 20%
Features work from Jeffrey C. Alfier, B.Z. Niditch, Lyn Lifshin, Michael Estabrook, Gary Every, T. Kilgore Splake, Geoff Stevens, George Held, Dave Church, Mather Schneider, Paul Truttman, Margaret Boles, Nathan Whiting, Ellaraine Lockie, Robert K. Johnson, Dwayne Sapling, and Laura Stamps.
ماں تیرے نام by Sadia Khalil ماں تیرے نام by Sep. 25, 2018 $2.99 1,140 words Sample 20%
In the memory of my parents.
Geo by Darren Hobson Geo by Sep. 25, 2018 Free! 8,130 words Read a sample
We live in complicated times all that we are and what we do is connected with everything that surrounds us, any action will cause a reaction and no matter how hard you try not to interfere in other people’s lives it is totally impossible to do so.
Намисто by Olena Karpenko Намисто by Sep. 25, 2018 $2.99 4,870 words Sample 20%
Сбірка віршів талановитої української поетеси Олени Карпенко
Fake by Khali Raymond Fake by Sep. 25, 2018 $1.99 2,500 words
Behind every handshake and smile, may just lie quite the manipulator. What is the motive behind my envy?
The Moon 412 by Ali Noel Vyain The Moon 412 by Sep. 24, 2018 $0.99 5,020 words Sample 20%
Features work from Gary Every, Margaret Boles, Michael Estabrook, B.Z. Niditch, Geoff Stevens, Mather Schneider, Alan Catlin, Lyn Lifshin, Ellaraine Lockie, Paul Truttman, Dwayne Sapling, T. Kilgore Splake, Edward Lee, and Ali Noel Vyain.
2016 - 2013 by Sami Salkosuo 2016 - 2013 by Sep. 24, 2018 $14.99 3,750 words Sample 15%
A collection of nearly three hundred poems, written during a time of personal crisis. When I look back at the words... Some of the words are quite good, some too embarrassing to read, but all reflect what I saw, heard, felt, thought, imagined or otherwise experienced at the time of writing.
Діалоги з тишею by Olena Karpenko Діалоги з тишею by Sep. 24, 2018 $3.99 7,020 words Sample 20%
Сучасні вірші талановитої української поетеси Олени Карпенко.
Strong, Certain and Alone: Poems in the Voice of Isaac Newton by Rosemary Aubert Strong, Certain and Alone: Poems in the Voice of Isaac Newton by Sep. 24, 2018 $4.99 8,080 words Sample 20%
Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727) is considered by many to have been the greatest scientist of all time. His studies set the stage for all subsequent examinations in the theories of physics and astronomy. These poems, written as though in his own voice, show him to be a person much more at ease in searching for answers to the mysteries of the universe than to the secrets of his own heart.
De volgende... en andere mini verhalen by Luc Vos De volgende... en andere mini verhalen by Sep. 23, 2018 Free! 2,640 words Read a sample
Wil je in de kleine Zwarte Agenda staan? Ben je zeker? Een kortverhaal, aangevuld met enkele heel korte verhaaltjes en wat stukjes poëzie. Iets anders deze keer...
Close Enough by Mu Pi Chan Close Enough by Sep. 23, 2018 Free! 1,770 words Read a sample
A selection of poems written between 1977 and 2012, which is NOT to be distributed through APPLE.
The Moon 501 by Ali Noel Vyain The Moon 501 by Sep. 22, 2018 $0.99 5,640 words Sample 20%
Features work from Lyn Lifshin, Gary Every, B.Z. Niditch, T. Kilgore Splake, Michael Estabrook, Margaret Boles, Edward Lee, Mather Schneider, Barbara Ingle, John Binns, Geoff Stevens, Tom Baker, Dwayne Sapling, Jonathan S. Burnworth, and Ali Noel Vyain.
This Meadow of Words by Hamid Larbi This Meadow of Words by Sep. 22, 2018 $6.75 3,020 words Sample 20%
However, in my opinion, I confidently think that this book constitutes of all the major elements of outstanding poetry as it has been written by a rainbow-lover and reflective angel, my dear friend Hamid.
El Escritor del Olvido. Versos sin Papel by Astudillo El Escritor del Olvido. Versos sin Papel by Sep. 22, 2018 $7.99 7,800 words Sample 10%
“El Escritor del Olvido” es sentimiento. Es una especie de novela rimada, que recorre tan diversos temas como la vida misma. Nace desde temprana edad, con los temas que lo ocupan desde la óptica más inocente y sencilla, hasta comprometerse con el retrato de las más crudas realidades, pasiones, alegrías, amor en todas sus variantes, dolor y oscuridad.
Te Dedico Mi Poesía by Jaime Barrios Te Dedico Mi Poesía by Sep. 22, 2018 $0.99 6,550 words Sample 20%
Antología de poemas de la vida cotidiana del caribe y fotos del mundo en donde vive la sensación.
Scath Oran by Stacy Overby Scath Oran by Sep. 22, 2018 $1.99 6,620 words Sample 20%
The Wee Folk. The Fae. Fairies. Whatever you may call them, they have whispered secrets in this collection of poetry plucked from the halls of Tír na nÓg. But, be forewarned, not all is as it seems on a journey through the shining realm. Come, take a step into the fairy ring as songs of the Fae drift on the damp night air.
Costa Rica Girls by Glen River Costa Rica Girls by Sep. 21, 2018 $2.99 2,870 words Sample 20%
Costa Rica Girls is a collection of poetry, paintings, and photographs focused on experiences by the artist related to his time in Costa Rica. Freedom of spirit and poetic expression underline this sublime work. Words, camera, and brush combine to describe this esthetic paradise.
Fake Love (A Short Poem) by Nine4 Fake Love (A Short Poem) by Sep. 21, 2018 Free! 70 words Read a sample
A haiku-type poem about love, singleness, and waiting.
Real by Khali Raymond Real by Sep. 21, 2018 $1.99 3,220 words
Mirror, mirror on the wall. Who is the realest of them all? Is it you or them?
Darkness of the Soul II Vengeance by Patrick M Cunningham Darkness of the Soul II Vengeance by Sep. 20, 2018 $1.00 2,340 words
Continuing on from the first collections dark theme, these narrative poems show the hate and rage I felt from the constant bullying and beatings I received during my school days, and the damage these thugs inflicted upon me were to scar me for life. This collection refers my feelings of rage and revenge, feelings and thoughts that still stay with me to this very day.
Molt by Astrid Ferguson Molt by Sep. 19, 2018 $2.99 19,090 words Sample 20%
A very personal poetic journey that will help you shed through grueling layers of negativity, making room for new growth. Are you brave enough to embark on this voyage?
The Moon 502 by Ali Noel Vyain The Moon 502 by Sep. 19, 2018 $0.99 6,960 words Sample 20%
Features work from Gary Every, Lyn Lifshin, B.Z. Niditch, T. Kilgore Splake, Geoff Stevens, Edward Lee, Mather Schneider, Michael Estabrook, Barbara Ingle, Alan Catlin, Dr. Joe e. Kirk, George Held, Paul Truttman, Jonathan S. Burnworth, and Ali Noel Vyain.
جَبَهَات دَاخِليِّة by Sant Ygo جَبَهَات دَاخِليِّة by Sep. 19, 2018 $1.00 5,990 words
هَذا الرَجُل ، جَرفتهُ الأنهَار عِندَما كَان يَبحَثُ عَن حَبيبةٍ وَتَبَادَلَتْ أعصَابهُ الريَّاح مَع قنيِنة فَارِغة سَقط فِي إحدَى الليلات عَلى مَساحة تَشغلها النَبَاتات فَصرَخت المَدينة المُجاورة ثُمَّ ، بِلسَانِه لَعَقَ شَيِئا أحمَرٍ قَانٍّ ونَظَرَ إلى مُفكِّرة ، كَانَ يُدوِّنُ فِيهَا يَوميَّات جَاره وقَال لِي : اضرِبْ العَصر الحَالي بِبَلطَةٍ طَويلَة كَي لا تَضيِع فِي الخَيال
The Moon 503 by Ali Noel Vyain The Moon 503 by Sep. 18, 2018 $0.99 9,060 words Sample 20%
Features work from Gary Every, Lyn Lifshin, Ali Noel Vyain, B.Z. Niditch, T. Kilgore Splake, Miriam Sagan, Geoff Stevens, Nicholas Campanella, Edward Lee, Mather Schneider, George Held, Alan Catlin, Dwayne Sapling, Charles P. Ries, and Jonathan S. Burnworth.
The Moon 504 by Ali Noel Vyain The Moon 504 by Sep. 18, 2018 $0.99 3,880 words Sample 20%
Features work from T. Kilgore Splake, Mather Schneider, Gary Every, B.Z. Niditch, Lyn Lifshin, Paul Truttman, Jonathan S. Burnworth, Dwayne Sapling, Geoff Stevens, and Miriam Sagan.
Maqephe buleha by Thabiso Tsietsi Lakajoe Maqephe buleha by Sep. 18, 2018 $5.99 7,650 words Sample 20%
Maqephe Buleha which is title of the book, when loosely translated means pages open up so that I can write. This a 66 page (A5 book) Sesotho poetry collection that presents 47 poems covering different themes like hope, land, motivation, love, current affairs, hope for a better Africa and for an African child, friendships, disappointments etc.
In Love With Jatinga by Dr.Tapati Baruah Kashyap In Love With Jatinga by Sep. 18, 2018 $3.99 8,600 words Sample 20%
It is a collection of 50 poems written by Dr Tapati Baruah Kashyap in the backdrop of Jatinga, Haflong and other places of natural beauty in Dima Hasao district of Assam, India.
The Yellow Moon 505 by Ali Noel Vyain The Yellow Moon 505 by Sep. 17, 2018 $0.99 7,000 words Sample 20%
Features work from Gwendolyn Alley, Lyn Lifshin, Gary Every, B.Z. Niditch, Michael Estabrook, T. Kilgore Splake, George Held, Sandra Moser, AnnaBella DeVore, and Ali Noel Vyain.
In the Name of Survival by Ali Noel Vyain In the Name of Survival by Sep. 17, 2018 $2.99 8,540 words Sample 20%
A poetry collection about what we do and could do better to survive in this world of ours.
Mind Maelstrom by Indre Stainyte Mind Maelstrom by Sep. 17, 2018 $1.99 1,640 words Sample 20%
Sometimes you can only express yourself by writing. Sometimes you may not. You leave the empty paper and that describes your feelings better than words.
Preludio de lo infinito by Gael Rodríguez Preludio de lo infinito by Sep. 17, 2018 $6.49 2,380 words Sample 20%
Gael Rodríguez propone al lector una honrosa huida a su libertad interior, a la belleza de su corazón; una búsqueda guiada de la alquimia que desaloja nuestras tendencias egoístas y limitadas y acoge la sencillez, la mansedumbre y la abundancia de amor que un día lejano abandonamos. Visita
Dry Red by Linda Lanza Dry Red by Sep. 17, 2018 $3.99 3,500 words
Wounded children, a supermarket cashier, a mountain forest, a FedEx courier, a self-storage rental unit as metaphor, alcohol as mistress, reality checks ... these and other poem portraits testify to the many faces and rhythms of Grace — emotional, spiritual, psychological, physical — as it moves through intimate relationships of ordinary people.
Hood $lang by Khali Raymond Hood $lang by Sep. 17, 2018 $2.99 5,550 words
A new collection of poems by Khali Raymond, in which he tells a lore about the streets from several different made-up characters.
Hope A New Dawn by Iris Oh Hope A New Dawn by Sep. 16, 2018 $2.99 1,470 words Sample 20%
Here we have a rare combination of a poet who has the capacity to reach parts that reason and one who also has the versatility to dream, hope and inspire.
Poem -New Moon by A. J. Junamb Poem -New Moon by Sep. 15, 2018 $0.99 380 words Sample 20%
A short poem describing how the new moon looks against the night sky
Lucky Country by Gail Holst-Warhaft Lucky Country by Sep. 15, 2018 $4.99 6,240 words Sample 20%
In Lucky Country, Gail Holst-Warhaft shifts her focus from Greece, where so many of her poems and other writings have been set, to Australia and to her own family.
Marijuanursery Rhymes by Rik Hunik Marijuanursery Rhymes by Sep. 14, 2018 Free! 1,350 words Read a sample
The title says it all. Nineteen nursery rhymes rewritten with a marijuana twist. Plus a bonus poem.
Favelas & Ghettos by Khali Raymond Favelas & Ghettos by Sep. 14, 2018 $2.99 6,430 words
Favelas & Ghettos. Welcome to the other side of the city that you didn't know existed until you stumbled across this book.
Anti - Fuckin Love by Kennie Kayoz Anti - Fuckin Love by Sep. 13, 2018 Free! 1,210 words Read a sample
Love makes people do at times crazy and stupid things, at times you put yourself 110% into a relationship and you don't always get 100% back. You feel like the other person doesn't seem to be into it and just don't care about you the way you care about them. These are my poetic stories about the same situation
5:43 by Khali Raymond 5:43 by Sep. 13, 2018 $2.99 4,540 words
The time has turned on the clock again. 5:43. Death and self-analysis.
MissLead: Bleeding Memory by Theodora Oniceanu MissLead: Bleeding Memory by Sep. 12, 2018 Free! 7,660 words Read a sample
Based on a project meant as an homage brought to victims of abuse of any kind, this collection gathers some pieces of writing that include particles of journal-style writing, a bit of poetry and rhythmic and rhyming pieces through which the puzzles of the entire picture not fully created send their vibes and generate sensations for the readers to interpret and understand through their own selves.
Abantwana Bayalila by Philasande Wiseman Mfaba Abantwana Bayalila by Sep. 12, 2018 $2.00 6,230 words Sample 20%
Le yimibongo ejonge imimandla emininzi, kodwa eyona nto ijolise kuye kakhulu kukulamlela uluntu ingakumbi abantwana kunye nabantu bastyhini abathi bazifumane sele bengamaxhoba okuxhatshazwa. Le mibongo ilumkisa abo benza abo bumdaka. Imbongi iphinde ikhuthaze uluntu ukuba lusebenze nzima, kuba inzuzo le yinto eza nombilo.
Доторки by Дмитро Чередниченко Доторки by Sep. 12, 2018 $1.50 4,380 words
Книжка вибраних поезій видатного українського письменника, перекладача й педагога Дмитра Семеновича Чередниченка.