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Poems to Mother Earth by Subrata Saha by Subrata Saha Poems to Mother Earth by Subrata Saha by May 13, 2017 Free! 2439 words Read a sample
Beautifully written poems dedicated to Mother Earth as seen through the eyes of the author.
The Song Lyrics of Nemo James by Nemo James The Song Lyrics of Nemo James by May 13, 2017 Free! 16694 words Read a sample
A selection of the best lyrics from the songs of singer, songwriter Nemo James. A unique style of meaningful and poetic song lyrics.
By April's Kiss by David Di Paolo By April's Kiss by May 13, 2017 $6.99 5927 words Sample 20%
By April’s Kiss captures the classic poetic hero—the journeyman—as he continually searches for the elusive place we call “home.” David Di Paolo takes the reader along his own path of discovery, leading right up to the edge of darkness and back again.
VerseInEmotion - Love Still Exists by Vidur Sahdev VerseInEmotion - Love Still Exists by May 13, 2017 $1.99 3037 words Sample 20%
Some thoughts, some words, some memories, some moments, some dreams, some fiction, inspired by the elements of nature, the people who came and those that went away, some remembered, none forgotten, a few bits of my journey over some years. This book contains 40 selected poems under the theme 'love still exists'.
Cosmic Hitchhiker Mama by James Hold Cosmic Hitchhiker Mama by May 12, 2017 Free! 153 words Read a sample
I used to move around a lot thinking new places meant new beginnings. I came to realize it wasn't the location that needed changing; it was me.
Compilation Of A Life Of Poetry by Cindy Pantoja Compilation Of A Life Of Poetry by May 11, 2017 $5.99 5125 words Sample 20%
Compilation Of A Life Of Poetry is a collection of more than 35 unconventional poems that seek to revive the art of poetry.
Boadicea by Rori O'Keeffe Boadicea by May 11, 2017 Free! 589 words Read a sample
Boadicea conjures up an image of a queen leading a valiant fight for the integrity and freedom of her people. She may not have succeeded against the mighty Roman army, but her spirit inspires to this day. Our present time sees an army of Destroyers setting centuries of progress ablaze, all for the sake of preserving the privilege of a few. No adult-only content.
Metamorphosis of daffadowndilly by J.B Klimko Metamorphosis of daffadowndilly by May 11, 2017 Free! 1224 words Read a sample
A collection of selected poems.
Golden Weave ~ First Love Retrieve by Barbara M Schwarz Golden Weave ~ First Love Retrieve by May 11, 2017 Free! 74 words Read a sample
Tangled tale to let a craftsman sail upon a different shore, by imagining just how precision score a serial pour of dangling on the helm, where ideas can overwhelm, until the light concedes what hits the beads of tangled interlude to begin a journey's prelude. Golden weave - a freshness bright to receive - by giving clear away a threaded light of play.
Picture As You Will (How Life And Breath Give Enormous Thrill) by Barbara M Schwarz Picture As You Will (How Life And Breath Give Enormous Thrill) by May 11, 2017 Free! 123 words Read a sample
Shorn of all pretension - the fresh air blast all apprehension deep to delve to sea - the marry of life with ecstasy.
In One Painting Show (How Entanglement Go) by Barbara M Schwarz In One Painting Show (How Entanglement Go) by May 11, 2017 Free! 374 words Read a sample
The simple thing to see is how the vibrant flee any source of misery, and instead, a fresher head wallows contentment instead. Primordial force and imagery welcome now to free 'whatever next for me'.
Eternal Foreign Vampire Mama by James Hold Eternal Foreign Vampire Mama by May 10, 2017 Free! 170 words Read a sample
Something I wrote this for poem my wife — twenty years before we met. I always knew she'd be beautiful.
Revista LiteraLivre - 1ª Edição by Revista LiteraLivre Revista LiteraLivre - 1ª Edição by May 10, 2017 Free! 25617 words Read a sample
1ª Edição da Revista LiteraLivre, uma revista virtual ecológica e gratuita, criada para unir autores que escrevem em Língua Portuguesa em todo o mundo.
Sunshine Goddess Mama by James Hold Sunshine Goddess Mama by May 10, 2017 Free! 193 words Read a sample
I went through a phase during my radical student days where I embraced atheism. At the same time I also tried embracing a girl named Drue Ellen Munsch. She had straight blonde hair and wore tiny shorts. Neither effort panned out. Years later I went back to church, and where Ellen went I have no idea. I first published this poem in my book INCIDENTAL CONTACT.
The Fables of John Gay, Volume One by Dodo Books The Fables of John Gay, Volume One by May 10, 2017 Free! 17780 words Read a sample
Poems by the writer of The Beggar's Opera. John Gay had a humorously sardonic view of human nature. From three centuries ago, his Fables show that nothing changes. All life is here - charlatans, doxies, thugs, misers, the self-deluded, the gossips, the opportunist politicians ... and many animals who know better. Fully illustrated with line drawings by Dandi Palmer.
Seaside by James Hold Seaside by May 09, 2017 Free! 140 words Read a sample
A little something from a time long ago when I missed someone who was far away.
Небесное притяжение by Anastasia Volnaya Небесное притяжение by May 09, 2017 $1.20 4410 words Sample 20%
Книга современного русского поэта Анастасии Вольной. Разнообразие образов и гармония созидательного, доброго начала в творчестве - основная концепция автора.
Antología Literaria CLIDEX59 by CLIDEX Antología Literaria CLIDEX59 by May 09, 2017 Free! 2574 words Read a sample
Colección de Poemas, Canciones y Cartas escritas o compartidas por los alumnos avanzados del CLIDEX de la Generación 59 (Marzo-Abril 2017) durante las "Pláticas de Reflexión y Lecturas" / "Expresión Literaria", impartidas por el escritor Rubén Verdugo Terminel (@ruben3k).
Do Phool Mere Angane Me by OnlineGatha Do Phool Mere Angane Me by May 09, 2017 $1.00 2032 words
"दो फूल मेरे आँगन के " " कविता संग्रह बेटी बचाओ ,बेटी पढ़ाओ" विचार धरा को समर्पित है! यह संग्रह इस ज्वलंत के विभिन्न पहलुओं पर प्रकाश डालता है! यह देशवासियो से आहवान करता है कि हम सभी का इंसानियत से नाता बना रहना चाहिये!
CIEN SONETOS A AMOR  II by Jerónimo García Pérez (Jegarpe) CIEN SONETOS A AMOR II by May 08, 2017 Free! 4985 words Read a sample
Cien temas mitológicos de amor y desamor en los que dioses y mortales intercambian sus más deseados o encontrados sentimientos.
Sweet Whispers by Gina Gallyot Sweet Whispers by May 08, 2017 Free! 1469 words Read a sample
Sweet whispers is poetry inspired by words spoken between two lovers in the early hours of waking as hearts warm together. It is also taken from an intense dialog between lovers against the back drop of snow and words of unrequited love.
Molten Eternities by Sanam Molten Eternities by May 08, 2017 Free! 3836 words Read a sample
Molten Eternities is a collection of short poems that etch out the dogmas of this universe and attempt to have a look on the other side. The poems poke the vast eeriness of the cosmos, and how it is an eternity and a brief moment, all at once. Caught up in this paradox of ‘time’ are all of us - molten fragments of an eternity, and shackled down by years, and lifetimes
Real Writing by Stanski Real Writing by May 07, 2017 Free! 4769 words Read a sample
A collection of thoughts, observations and verse compiled over 30 days in the sun.
Circle Sky: Poems Inspired by The Monkees by Jen Selinsky Circle Sky: Poems Inspired by The Monkees by May 07, 2017 $0.99 3248 words Sample 20%
"Circle Sky: Poems Inspired by The Monkees" is a compilation of poems which Jen wrote while listening to the band's music.
20 poemas de humor y una canción disparatada by Alejandro Bovino Maciel 20 poemas de humor y una canción disparatada by May 07, 2017 $2.60 4468 words Sample 20%
Leer puede ser sinónimo de divertir, y cuando la mente infantil, que está de juego, atrapa una idea por medio de la imaginación, estamos sembrando en tierra fértil un pensamiento. Dos brujas que se escriben cartas vía Internet, un cortejo de ratas de luto, un grano de arroz que muere para brotar, todos son pretextos para jugar con el lenguaje, que es el modo feliz de apropiárselo para su uso.
CIEN SONETOS A AMOR  I by Jerónimo García Pérez (Jegarpe) CIEN SONETOS A AMOR I by May 07, 2017 Free! 5007 words Read a sample
Cien temas mitológicos de amor y desamor en los que dioses y mortales intercambian sus más deseados o encontrados sentimientos.
Moje ime je Stevan by Marat M'saev Daan Moje ime je Stevan by May 07, 2017 $0.99 4378 words Sample 20%
Ko sam ja? Da li je moje ime Stevan ili se zovem Marat? Da li sam tvorevina tamo nekog Boga ili sam samo previše evuluirani majmun? Možda sam došao sa neke druge planete? Koja je svrha mog života? Da li mi srce kuca da bih bio srećan, ili možda tužan? Možda...
Mad As A Bag Of Spanners Book 2 by Clive. R. Tilley Mad As A Bag Of Spanners Book 2 by May 07, 2017 $1.99 8126 words Sample 15%
A fun read for the whole family. A collection of original writing, muses and poetry, to amuse, entertain, and sometimes to make you think about the world we live in.
The Villanelle Collection by 1824 Publishers The Villanelle Collection by May 05, 2017 Free! 3260 words Read a sample
The Villanelle Collection - Twenty villanelles from Elusive Me and Ferrick Gray
Displacement by James Hold Displacement by May 05, 2017 Free! 176 words Read a sample
A little poem looking back on life. A remembrance of days gone by.
Vi ne vidite svijet mojim očima by Udruzenje Nezavisnih Pisaca Vi ne vidite svijet mojim očima by May 05, 2017 Free! 2890 words Read a sample
Amanda G Zendeli je skupila hrabrosti da s nama podeli svoja prva, iskreno voljena, ljubavlju gradjena, poetska dostignuća. Ona će nam predstaviti krhku žensku dušu, sa svim njenim tananim osećanjima, snovima, sećanjima, nadanjima. Biće jedne žene, ono najnežnije i najosetljivije, krije bezbroj tajni. Upravo te tajne, ti snovi, ta razigranost mašte uprkos surovoj stvarnosti, čine da se žena...
The Gemini Chronicles: The Lost King by Cedric Scott, Jr The Gemini Chronicles: The Lost King by May 05, 2017 $4.99 2335 words Sample 15%
"The Lost King" encompasses realistic fiction mixed with personal narrative as a means to tell one cohesive story with caveats to relatable topics and scenarios. The story is a captivating blend of more traditional/historical ideas of the understanding of the role of a King and the life of the modern man.
The Unseen Path by K. J. Tesar The Unseen Path by May 04, 2017 Free! 16892 words Sample 20%
Nastya is the story of the difficult relationship between a father and son, caused by perceived bullying through the years, by the father. The situation is worsened by the news that the father, now widowed, plans to marry a much younger woman, Nastya, from East Europe. The story, about abuse real, and perceived, is told from three different points of view , the father, the son, and Nastya.
Timestamps: A Collection of Feelings in Time by Angel Ventura Timestamps: A Collection of Feelings in Time by May 03, 2017 $5.99 2402 words Sample 20%
Timestamps is a collection of poems by Angel Ventura that speaks on the journey that love can take us on. Speaking on all stages of a relationship from lust, to wonder, to elation, to disappointment, and heartbreak.
The Bible of the Ninth Earth by adivinorum The Bible of the Ninth Earth by May 03, 2017 $9.99 69463 words Sample 10%
The Old and New Testaments as revealed to the dwellers of the Ninth Earth
My Will$ by Jewi$h Kiddo My Will$ by May 02, 2017 $1.00 336 words Sample 5%
My art with words of truth to unfold the way stories are told. Travel with your imagination into the Real in "reality" and break your limits. These are poems into songs. These vibes of higher vibes. Take flight and enjoy.
A Journey Through Soul Book 3 by Charlie A Journey Through Soul Book 3 by May 02, 2017 $4.99 4174 words Sample 20%
A continuation of poetry derived from my journey within...
A Journey Through Soul Book 2 by Charlie A Journey Through Soul Book 2 by May 02, 2017 $4.99 3543 words Sample 20%
A continuation of poetry derived from my journey within...
Cosmic giggle Cosmic humor poetic  A collection of poetry by South Jersey Baba Cosmic giggle Cosmic humor poetic A collection of poetry by May 01, 2017 Free! 2767 words Read a sample
Cosmic giggle Cosmic humor poetic A collection of poetry
One Hundred Poems, Volume IX by Tuomas Vainio One Hundred Poems, Volume IX by May 01, 2017 Free! 11567 words Read a sample
One hundred poems, one poem written a day, a simple concept to follow through. Something happens in the world at large and I cannot help but to write something down as a response, and at other times it is just life in its all mundanity. A poet’s way of distilling a single day into a few lines to be remembered through aeons. A lot has transpired in these past hundred days.
The Cowgirl: A Poem by Priscilla McGreer The Cowgirl: A Poem by April 30, 2017 Free! 476 words Read a sample
"The Cowgirl" is a journey out of disenchantment. A poem in six sections.
We Still Leave a Legacy by Philip Robinson We Still Leave a Legacy by April 30, 2017 $9.99 18417 words Sample 15%
We Still Leave a Legacy is a chapbook of verses written and dedicated in part to the many friends and family members that have transitioned either by way of HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-troubling issues. In this poetry book, Philip attempts to capture his own sense of hope, determination and remembrance. He wants people to not only hear his voice, but not forget the voices of others.
Catching Snowflakes And Other Poems by Victoria Zigler Catching Snowflakes And Other Poems by April 29, 2017 $2.99 3764 words Sample 20%
A collection of poems of different lengths and styles – some with a hint of humour, others of a more serious nature – exploring a variety of themes, such as animals, nature, emotions, and the world around us.
Oceano em Chamas by Alvaro Elesbao Oceano em Chamas by April 28, 2017 $4.90 3497 words Sample 10%
Coletânea de poemas
Perverted Love by Rai Salahadin Perverted Love by April 28, 2017 $6.99 3487 words
Perverted Love is a collection of poems that reflect a social consciousness from the writers point of view. It documents a reality that is sublime, yet connects with the most basic elements of human raw emotions.
A Taste Of My Thoughts Two Hearts Break by Steve Lake A Taste Of My Thoughts Two Hearts Break by April 28, 2017 Free! 400 words Read a sample
Unfortunately a large percentage of us will be the one that gives or the one that receives. A thousand possibilities for this crippling disease but the one truth is that it robs you of what makes you. Enjoy.
A Taste Of My Thoughts Pause by Steve Lake A Taste Of My Thoughts Pause by April 28, 2017 Free! 956 words Read a sample
Some days we just need to pause for a laugh. Here are a few examples of the past meeting present day.
A Taste Of My Thoughts My Mind Drifts by Steve Lake A Taste Of My Thoughts My Mind Drifts by April 28, 2017 Free! 354 words Read a sample
From youth with a sharp mind we all will travel the road of age landing in a place no longer known. There your mind will drift in and out savoring the past like it was yesterday. Short term memory is only for the young and the gifted. Please enjoy before you drift away again.
Seasons of the Fleeting World: Writing Haiku by Poets Unite Worldwide & Fabrizio Frosini Seasons of the Fleeting World: Writing Haiku by
& April 28, 2017
$3.50 44292 words Sample 20%
"Very informative and educational." [P.S.S., USA] "Impressive. Thank you so much: it's very very helpful." [M.H.N., India] "A very good haiku book. I had tried haiku before, but through your book I can now understand how far I was from real haiku!" [K.P., UK] "A great intro, and an interesting compilation of traditional and gendai haiku" [J.K. jr., US]
Our Only World : Poetry for Planet Earth by Poets Unite Worldwide & Fabrizio Frosini Our Only World : Poetry for Planet Earth by
& April 28, 2017
$2.99 14569 words Sample 20%
The Earth is the only world we have, and the poems of this collection, filled with empathy and sensitivity, thoroughly show our deep concern for the future both of our planet and of humankind — a future that the latest executive orders coming from the White House make even less comforting.. Indeed, the prominent denier of global warming, today, is the Trump administration!