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Diary of a Wilted Sunflower by Chappell Cooper Diary of a Wilted Sunflower by Feb. 13, 2018 $9.99 1,610 words
The inner thoughts of a hopeless romantic.
Diary of a Wilted Sunflower by Chappell Cooper Diary of a Wilted Sunflower by Feb. 13, 2018 $9.99 1,610 words
The inner thoughts of a hopeless romantic.
Manus माणूस by Karuna Walunj Manus माणूस by Feb. 13, 2018 $1.99 1,830 words
Collections of Poems describing Human माणूस व्यक्त करणाऱ्या कवितांचा संग्रह
Love by Karizza Cuello Love by Feb. 12, 2018 Free! 710 words Read a sample
A short collection of poems about empowering love.
The Meditations Chapbook by ValkyrieKerry Kelly The Meditations Chapbook by Feb. 12, 2018 $0.99 2,930 words Sample 20%
A collection of philosophical poems beautifully depicting the origins of the cosmos, evolution, entanglement, time, nature and life after death. Perfect for meditation and contemplation.
From the Dark Place by Mister Construed X From the Dark Place by Feb. 12, 2018 $0.99 7,650 words Sample 20%
If you like the odd, the obscene, the misunderstood and the mis-spelled; you'll love this book!
Poetic Love by ReKeya Gaines Poetic Love by Feb. 12, 2018 $2.99 6,540 words Sample 25%
Poetic Love is a collection of poems that are based on my relationship with one man.
Kenesis by Kennie Kayoz Kenesis by Feb. 11, 2018 Free! 2,030 words Read a sample
2018 is here and the start of the year many people turn over a new leaf, well so did Kennie. He's decided to turn over a more positive leaf when it comes to his writing and his life. So the first release from a more positive side of things is Kenesis.
Heart by David Wesley Anderson Heart by Feb. 11, 2018 $8.99 4,840 words Sample 10%
Heart is a collection of poetry by David Wesley Anderson with visually metaphorical themes, centered around lust, love, and loss. Within 140 characters each, the micro poems range from nature symbolism to cosmic themes. These ongoing contrasts weave a story about two hearts that cannot refrain from being magnetically pulled together.
Rise of the Past by David Halliday Rise of the Past by Feb. 10, 2018 You set the price! 2,180 words Sample 20%
Every morning is a confirmation that we live in the myth of the day. Our sun has created the illusion that times passes in units. The President sleeps restlessly. His wife weeps in her dreams. Someone is at the door. These poems are meant to unsettle.
When Eros Speaks the Poet Must Write by Karen Hayward When Eros Speaks the Poet Must Write by Feb. 10, 2018 Free! 6,560 words Read a sample
Anthology of poetry exploring love, lust, sensuality and desire.
Poèmes du monde entier II by Michel Miaille Poèmes du monde entier II by Feb. 09, 2018 $0.99 8,890 words
Après avoir , dans un premier temps, offert au lecteur, une série de poèmes avec des formes poétiques venues d'ailleurs et d'autres pays, l'auteur vous propose à nouveau une autre série de textes tels que: abhangas indiens, shairis georgiens, rispetti italiens et autres formes en espérant, qui sait, ouvrir de nouveaux horizons aux lecteurs.
A Distilled Spirit: pained prose from a bar by Joseph Pinto A Distilled Spirit: pained prose from a bar by Feb. 09, 2018 $9.99 10,650 words Sample 20%
a distilled spirit. pained prose from a bar... these are conversations heard both outside and inside my head, interludes drawn from sights seen in front of and behind my eyes; an encapsulation of regret and regression, death and demise. they are the interpretation of lives unraveling before me.
देवी दोहावली by Devi Nangrani देवी दोहावली by Feb. 08, 2018 $2.99 5,770 words Sample 10%
ललित छंद दोहा अमर, भारत का सिरमौर हिन्दी माँ का लाड़ला, इस सा छंद न और उन महान दोहकारों को जो वेदों के रचयिता व् पुरानों के पुरोधा रहे. इस छंद में एक लय-सुर ताल की पीठिका स्थापित कर गए.
हाइकू (Haiku) by Devi Nangrani हाइकू (Haiku) by Feb. 08, 2018 $2.99 6,160 words Sample 20%
देवी नागरानी जन्मः ११ मई, १९४१, कराची (तब भारत) शिक्षाः बी.ए. अलीं चाइल्ड, व गणित में विशेष डिग्री, न्यूजर्सी से। मातृभाषाः सिंधी, भाषाज्ञान: हिन्दी, सिन्धी, गुरमुखी, उर्दू, तेलुगू, मराठी, अँग्रेजी, सम्प्रतिः शिक्षिका, न्यू जर्सी. यू.एस.ए (सेवानिवृत)
Candle and Pins by Jacqueline West Candle and Pins by Feb. 08, 2018 $1.99 7,290 words Sample 10%
The poems of “Candle and Pins” are inspired by familiar—and some unfamiliar—superstitions, ranging from love charms to burial practices, parsley seeds to the evil eye. Like superstitions themselves, these poems explore the terrain where magic and everyday life intertwine, and where beauty, horror, fear, and belief combine in ways both new and ageless.
SOLA POETA II by July Karina Hernandez Rondón, Sr SOLA POETA II by Feb. 08, 2018 $6.99 8,160 words
PROSA POÉTICA, EROTISMO, ROMANCE, REALIDAD, FANTASIA.
Invocation by Denise Blake Invocation by Feb. 08, 2018 $9.99 11,840 words Sample 20%
The poems of Denise Blake are poems to sit with, to live with, and return to over time, for they reveal themselves more deeply with each visit. In the gentle cadence of Donegal Island voices or in the realtor-speak" description of a childhood Cleveland home, layers of memory are exposed. They spring from a wide, deep and very rich field, and are laid out with a subtle touch.
"theEthics" of Honorable Intelligence - volume III - part 1 by Feb. 07, 2018 $4.99 Sample 10%
Genius looks at the opus of reality Within a prism of radiant life Refracted, into a kaleidoscope of mirrored colors To scrutinize, the numinous mechanisms within The intrinsic cosmic syzygy of nature
Songs from the Rainbow Girl by Dominic Jericho Songs from the Rainbow Girl by Feb. 06, 2018 $2.78 2,720 words Sample 20%
A collection of poems penned by an unseen hand, written while captive, Songs from the Rainbow Girl elucidates the origin and destiny of a child growing up concealed from the world. Songs from the Rainbow Girl is excerpted from Robin Vernal and the Brownleaf Spring
रूमी का काव्य (अंग्रेजी से अनुवाद) by Devi Nangrani रूमी का काव्य (अंग्रेजी से अनुवाद) by Feb. 05, 2018 $3.99 6,500 words Sample 10%
सूफ़ी दरवेश रूमी, को पढ़ना एक अलग संसार में विचरना है, सुने अनसुने शब्दों के बीच को पढना मात्र काफी नहीं, उन शब्दों कि निशब्ता में प्रवाहित आवाज़ को सुनना अपनी पहचान का एक नया द्वार खोलना है.
Poems & Prose of Atonement by Bart Keegan Poems & Prose of Atonement by Feb. 05, 2018 $3.99 4,390 words Sample 20%
In this companion to The Diary of Atonement, the poems and prose present as assorted language games bespeaking the The Diary thesis that identity is a paradox, as two-faced, including as good and evil. I invite you to find the book provocative, inviting your criticism, as a mind-challenging exercise in thinking for yourself, and especially about yourself. And why not?
The Liberating Fetters by Arundhati Sahoo The Liberating Fetters by Feb. 05, 2018 $5.49 12,850 words
As we grow up, we also grow accustomed to the world, rarely thinking or questioning what goes on and what should go on!
The Poem Selection of the Tang Dynasty Volume 2 (唐詩選集2) by You-Sheng Chen The Poem Selection of the Tang Dynasty Volume 2 (唐詩選集2) by Feb. 04, 2018 $2.00 11,390 words Sample 10%
This is a book with the best poems selected from the Tang Dynasty in Chinese. As we know well, the Tang Dynasty used to be a splendidly leading country at its time no matter in culture, economic and political power. The poems of the Tang Dynasty, beyond doubt, are exactly the most precious textual property in Chinese history. Also, the poems of the Tang Dynasty is the best part in mankind culture.
Theocracy by Mark Andrew Busby Theocracy by Feb. 04, 2018 $2.00 820 words Sample 50%
Thomas Jefferson once said, “I have sworn upon the altar of God, eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.” Mark Busby's "THEOCRACY" is a written response to vague, yet persistent social anxieties emerging from the world today. The title's unsettling power is not in its amplification of anxiety but in its sense of urgency.
The Dragon Cometh by Kehinde Sonola The Dragon Cometh by Feb. 04, 2018 $4.99 2,560 words Sample 20%
Fifty visceral poems complimented by fifty vivid images, crafted over three decades of love, hate, despair, death, travel and triumph. Encompassing exploration and misadventures across Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe and Oceania, the poems also look optimistically forward while covering issues such as cryptocurrencies, artificial intelligence and spirituality.
மௌனத்தின் வார்த்தைகள் - காதல் கவிதைகள் by Raja Mohamed Kassim மௌனத்தின் வார்த்தைகள் - காதல் கவிதைகள் by Feb. 04, 2018 Free! 1,960 words Read a sample
Mounathin Varthaigal - Kadhal Kavithaigal பல ஆண்டுகளாக இணையதளத்திலும், பேஸ்புக் பக்கத்திலும் நான் எழுதிய காதல் கவிதைகளின் தொகுப்புதான் இந்த நூல். என்னை எழுத தூண்டிய இறைவனுக்கும், அவனது படைப்புகளுக்கும் நன்றி. என் கவிதைகளை வாசித்து அதை பாராட்டி மேலும் எழுத உற்சாகப்படுத்திய அனைத்து நண்பர்களுக்கும் நன்றி. என் கவிதைகளை விமர்சித்து என் குறைகளை திருத்திக்கொள்ள உதவிய நல்லுங்களுக்கும் மிக்க நன்றி.
The words speak by james milano The words speak by Feb. 03, 2018 Free! 5,200 words Read a sample
A book of words that speak infinite worlds, a dark endless written word of a soul and hearts deepest desires and dreams beyond it all.
Shattered by A.T. Mulvihill Shattered by Feb. 03, 2018 $0.99 6,880 words Sample 30%
Shattered deals with despair, personal struggles on a journey of acceptance and recovery after divorce.
Latinas: Struggles & Protests in 21st Century USA by Red Sugarcane Press, Inc. Latinas: Struggles & Protests in 21st Century USA by Feb. 02, 2018 $9.99 46,650 words Sample 5%
Latinas: Struggles & Protests in 21st Century USA is a collection of the poetry and prose by 40 Latinas reflecting on how Latinas understand the gendered conditions of their lives and strive for social change. The selections discuss inequities Latinas face as women, and by class; race, ethnicity, and national origin; and immigration status. The volume also describes contemporary Latina activism.
The Angel by Sami Salkosuo The Angel by Feb. 02, 2018 Free! 650 words Read a sample
The shepherds in the field… they were told that the child was born. It was told by an angel. That same angel… is in this story.
Secrets We Told The City by J.R. Rogue Secrets We Told The City by Feb. 01, 2018 Free! 2,810 words
For the cities we have lost ourselves in,
 for the lovers who have lost themselves in us, 
 & for the ache we have carried through it all.
 Bestselling poets J.R. Rogue and Kat Savage combine their heartache into one chapbook for anyone who has felt loss and love in the city.
In The Labyrinth by Patrick J. Leach In The Labyrinth by Jan. 31, 2018 $2.99 10,260 words
In the Labyrinth A Book of Poetry and art about the oddities and wonder of being alive. Obscurity rattles me. One labyrinth tangled inside another. Skeletons with living flesh hanging off, defying the certainty of death. Before I entered this being I walked on Earth, on feet of clay. Become dust particles coalesced Over centuries orbiting a star. I would be honorable. Sober. Give love.
Scifaikuest February 2018 by T Santitoro Scifaikuest February 2018 by Jan. 30, 2018 $2.99 4,360 words Sample 10%
Featured poet for this issue is Roxanne Barbour. Articles include “The Natural Evolution of Haiku to Scifaiku” by Jean-Paul L. Garnier, and “The Lune” by David C. Kopaska-Merkel.
Words of a Returned Prodigal by Corey Dyer Words of a Returned Prodigal by Jan. 30, 2018 $2.99 3,040 words Sample 15%
A short collection of lyrics with a Christian influence. For a simple read, or for emotional support, these words can help you in your time of need.
ИНТЕЛЛЕКТ [суперфэнтези] by Андрей Александрович Свиридов ИНТЕЛЛЕКТ [суперфэнтези] by Jan. 30, 2018 $3.99 24,870 words Sample 20%
Поэзия профессора Свиридова А. А. если её оценивать с позиции сциентической традиции западной науки иррациональна, не линейна, и может быть условием новой научной революции в периметре онтологизации русской буквы-символа, что есть сущность теории азбучных планов, разработанной в 1998 г. данным учёным. Книга «Интеллект» − это книга Перемен для будущих свершений.
Never Say Never: A Collection Of Poems by Pastor Alfred Never Say Never: A Collection Of Poems by Jan. 29, 2018 $0.99 5,030 words Sample 20%
Never Say Never is a collection of 25 poems written by Pastor Alfred.
To Serenade A Rose: A Collection Of Poems by Pastor Alfred To Serenade A Rose: A Collection Of Poems by Jan. 29, 2018 $0.99 5,120 words Sample 20%
To Serenade A Rose is a collection of 27 poems by Pastor Alfred that touch a diverse range of subject matters and observations.
The Decaying Mind and These Eyes of Mine by T.B Rathwell The Decaying Mind and These Eyes of Mine by Jan. 29, 2018 $2.99 27,120 words Sample 10%
A series of short stories and poems that will have you counting sorrows and regrets instead of sheep as you try and sleep.
Torn to Zero - Poetry of My Youth by Aza Enigma Torn to Zero - Poetry of My Youth by Jan. 29, 2018 $0.99 1,500 words Sample 20%
A short collection of heartbreaking poetry from a troubled teen.
Versos desarmados by Alberto Fuentes Gómez Versos desarmados by Jan. 28, 2018 $2.45 1,400 words Sample 22%
Versos desarmados, desmontados y vueltos a componer. Versos como besos, como puños; vencidos. Versos como memoria, reinventados cada vez que se contemplan. Versos como miedos, irracionales. Versos como despedida, siempre inertes.
تجاعيد الولد الهولوجرام by Mohammed Ashraf تجاعيد الولد الهولوجرام by Jan. 27, 2018 Free! 5,140 words Read a sample
الولد الهولوجرام عاش في زمن الفترات الانتقالية، تحديدا فوق العتبة ما بين القرن العشرين والواحد والعشرين، حيث رش بوله فوقها وجلس، مُستجلِبا البركة.
Strength in Silhouette: Poems by T. L. Cooper Strength in Silhouette: Poems by Jan. 26, 2018 $3.00 14,970 words Sample 20%
Finding one's inner strength requires embracing one's vulnerability.
Starlight Reflections by Jordan Dumer Starlight Reflections by Jan. 26, 2018 Free! 4,130 words Read a sample
Collection of 28 Poems about the Universe, Love and the Human Experience.
Clouds of Stone by Claudia Ene Clouds of Stone by Jan. 26, 2018 $4.99 15,570 words Sample 15%
Behind each poem there is a concrete story, a precise moment that can easily represent the content of a short story or a novel, concentrated in just a few verses. En cada poema existe una historia concreta, un momento específico que fácilmente podría representar el contenido de un relato corto o una novela, en tan sólo unos versos.
Memory in Silhouette: Poems by T. L. Cooper Memory in Silhouette: Poems by Jan. 25, 2018 $3.00 14,430 words Sample 20%
Memories of the moments we live have the power to liberate from or imprison in the past creating a silhouette around the present.
The Poem Selection of the Tang Dynasty Volume 1 (唐詩選集1) by You-Sheng Chen The Poem Selection of the Tang Dynasty Volume 1 (唐詩選集1) by Jan. 24, 2018 You set the price! 4,820 words Sample 10%
This is a book with the best poems selected from the Tang Dynasty in Chinese. As we know well, the Tang Dynasty used to be a splendidly leading country at its time no matter in culture, economic and political power. The poems of the Tang Dynasty, beyond doubt, are exactly the most precious textual property in Chinese history. Also, the poems of the Tang Dynasty is the best part in mankind culture.
Reflections in Silhouette: Poems by T. L. Cooper Reflections in Silhouette: Poems by Jan. 24, 2018 $3.00 13,370 words Sample 20%
Sometimes when we look in the mirror, the image reflected back to us looks unfamiliar.
Kenekshuns by derel alston Kenekshuns by Jan. 24, 2018 $4.99 2,220 words
A Book of poetry so deep you may wanna sit down.. So much depth. So many gems. Plugged in through connections ..
Love in Silhouette: Poems by T. L. Cooper Love in Silhouette: Poems by Jan. 23, 2018 $3.00 10,130 words Sample 20%
Sometimes love feels overwhelming, and sometimes love becomes a silhouette around hearts and lives.