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Aftermath by Lynn Daniels Aftermath by May 23, 2017 $0.99 6163 words Sample 20%
Aftermath is a poetic rendition of the consequence of choice. The poems in this book are designed to take readers on personal, social, emotional and political journey through the fallout of life-changing events and decisions.
Punjabi Poems by sukhbir singh Punjabi Poems by May 23, 2017 You set the price! 2072 words Sample 20%
This Book is contain punjabi poems which is written by me with the blessings of god. Please read & give your suggestions at sukhbir052@gmail.com
Painted In Rivers From The Deep Elysium by Marco Buschini Painted In Rivers From The Deep Elysium by May 22, 2017 $4.00 2715 words Sample 5%
Painted in Rivers from the Deep Elysium is a 21st-century take on surrealism, focusing on such themes as the hidden wonders of the subconscious blended with a thought provoking starkness of reality. A perfect combination of the contrasting styles is expressed quite candidly in Wistful in the Wilderness, articulating the angst-ridden metaphor of a past love to devastating effect.
Testament by Pam Crane Testament by May 22, 2017 Free! 7645 words Read a sample
'Testament' is an anthology of spiritual poetry by Pam Crane. Many are Christian in their theme, but by no means all, as her experience has embraced many other dimensions including spiritualism, reincarnation and direct inspiration. Her whole spiritual life is here, from an early intuition of the universality of God to the Christian conviction that in 1993 brought her to ordination as a Deacon.
Lifescapes by Pam Crane Lifescapes by May 22, 2017 Free! 11952 words Read a sample
'Lifescapes' is a collection of Pam Crane's versatile poetry, written over many years, observing 'life's rich tapestry' from her own doorstep to the troubles of the wider world. Her poems, written in many forms from rhythmic free verse to beautifully structured rhyme, cast a critical and philosophical eye on culture, climate and love.
The Flip Side & The Funny Side by Pam Crane The Flip Side & The Funny Side by May 22, 2017 Free! 10048 words Read a sample
The Flip Side & The Funny Side is a collection of Pam Crane's wittiest poems, a mix of scathing social and political commentary, clever parody, pure fantasy and gentle humour, including three long, imaginative ballads which are complete stories in verse.
Haiku & Senryu by Pam Crane Haiku & Senryu by May 22, 2017 Free! 4195 words Read a sample
Haiku and Senryu are both tiny seventeen-syllable poems that paint a word picture of a moment in time and space. This Japanese form has been a favourite with Pam Crane for many years, building up into a verse journal - and often replacing a forgotten camera!
Jailbreak: Poems Inspired by Thin Lizzy by Jen Selinsky Jailbreak: Poems Inspired by Thin Lizzy by May 21, 2017 $0.99 2733 words Sample 20%
"Jailbreak: Poems Inspired by Thin Lizzy" contains poems Jen wrote while listening to the band.
Baby Blue: Poems Inspired by Badfinger by Jen Selinsky Baby Blue: Poems Inspired by Badfinger by May 21, 2017 $0.99 3166 words Sample 20%
"Baby Blue: Poems Inspired by Badfinger" contains poems Jen wrote while listening to the band.
Summer is colored sleep by Anastasia Volnaya Summer is colored sleep by May 21, 2017 $1.10 3231 words Sample 20%
The book of Moscow poetess Anastasia Volnaya will acquaint you with poetic and prosaic images dedicated to love, faith, kindness and humanity. Some of these images will certainly affect you, will be interesting for your heart and soul ...
Past Fiddle Creek by RC Monson Past Fiddle Creek by May 20, 2017 Free! 3629 words Read a sample
These poems were initially shared at open-mic readings in bar rooms and coffee shops. Written during the 80s and 90s, the bulk of the work was written specifically for performance purposes. A few poems were written with publication in mind, but even those usually ended up being revised into spoken-word pieces in the end. This book includes many proven crowd pleasers.
Food ♦ Family ♦ Friends by F.I. Goldhaber Food ♦ Family ♦ Friends by May 20, 2017 $4.99 5645 words
Feasting, flinching, frolicking through life. What food you eat, whether your family nurtures or abuses you, and how friends fit into your life determines whether you live in despair or delight, cringing or cavorting through your days. F.I. Goldhaber’s poems capture the marvelous and the malignant of all three.
Already Gone: Poems Inspired by The Eagles by Jen Selinsky Already Gone: Poems Inspired by The Eagles by May 19, 2017 $0.99 3662 words Sample 20%
"Already Gone: Poems Inspired by The Eagles" contains poems which Jen wrote while listening to The Eagles. She had been a fan of the band since 2013.
Breath of a Dragon by Luis Angel Greer Breath of a Dragon by May 19, 2017 Free! 35087 words Read a sample
A collection of poems and short stories exploring my understanding of life, love and loss. Inspired by my death in July of 2016 and the events surrounding that time.
The Silence Between Moments by Chris Cole The Silence Between Moments by May 19, 2017 $3.99 1345 words Sample 20%
An eclectic collection of mostly short form poetry, capturing moments of contemplation amidst the chaos of modern life. Including traditional Japanese forms of haiku, senryu and tanka, as well as the more recently developed cherita, with some longer prose poems thrown into the mix.
Through My Fingertips by Cristina-Monica Moldoveanu Through My Fingertips by May 19, 2017 $0.99 4795 words Sample 15%
Different poems, most of them from a prose poetry perspective, even when they have short lines. The rambling stories of a middle-aged woman about life, love, death or immortality. The self of the poet merging with the environment, the pain of being alone, the modus vivendi of getting older are translucent through these filigree of thoughts and images.
Audio Anthology: Poems From The Journey by Kezia Snipe Audio Anthology: Poems From The Journey by May 19, 2017 $10.00 20993 words Sample 10%
Kezia has released a comprehensive collection of her poetry from the last decade, including all of her recorded & published works and writings never shared before. Take the journey with her from her first stage performance in 2006 through years of triumph, loss, transition, depression, growth and victory.
Grace and Flair: A Sample of Hồ Xuân Hương's Poetry by Khoa Ngô Grace and Flair: A Sample of Hồ Xuân Hương's Poetry by May 19, 2017 Free! 10758 words Read a sample
This free book contains a sample of the famous Vietnamese poetess Hồ Xuân Hương's poetry, including the English translations of thirty-three out of the sixty-one Nôm poems extracted from my other book titled "Grace and Flair: Three Vietnamese Poetesses." The poems included here serve as a brief introduction to Hồ Xuân Hương's daring, defiant poetry filled with double entendres and clever wordplay.
Sully In The Golden Pool ~ You Fool No Rule ( And Fall Far From Your Footstool) by Barbara M Schwarz Sully In The Golden Pool ~ You Fool No Rule ( And Fall Far From Your Footstool) by May 19, 2017 Free! 2136 words Read a sample
The Golden Rule, we kept quite cool : when dropped into a pool, we never quite found the fool (who tried to use a fairy as a footstool). And a frog, still as a log, jumped back into the bog.
Poetic Visions by Dustin Lewit Poetic Visions by May 18, 2017 $0.99 3957 words Sample 10%
The second book of poetry by Dustin Lewit. Written by Dustin Lewit. This book is written in the style of prose poetry.
Love Life: Poems Inspired by The Rutles by Jen Selinsky Love Life: Poems Inspired by The Rutles by May 18, 2017 $0.99 3038 words Sample 20%
"Love Life" contains poems which were inspired by The Rutles.
Ascet by Natalia Galatan Ascet by May 18, 2017 $2.99 4928 words Sample 10%
Ascet, cuprinde poezii clasice, fara varsta, de o simplitate tulburatoare. Ceea ce le da viata este sentimentul, simtirea, care sta la baza creatiei. Acest sentiment transforma totul in jur, in sine insusi si in natura. Este cel care confera o dimensiune transfigurata existentei, prin care tot ce vine in contact cu el devine poezie. E chipul poeziei insasi, chipul sentimentelor, care transforma to
The Fresh Air Marmalade Quell The Desperate Staid (Why Rain On Life's Parade?) by Barbara M Schwarz The Fresh Air Marmalade Quell The Desperate Staid (Why Rain On Life's Parade?) by May 18, 2017 Free! 1461 words Read a sample
Don't ever be bothered by a flea - who thinks disproportionately - it's better to deride than have some pride with your joy in your heart - to give inspiration a right good start!
The Borrowed Breath by Don MacLeod The Borrowed Breath by May 18, 2017 $2.99 6320 words Sample 22%
How do I describe what these poems are about? Connecting to the Creator? Finding peace and happiness? Finding love and loss? Eluding the darkness that roams through our consciousness? Yes, that would be how to describe them. There are also poems about connecting to others and the challenges and growth that brings.  The most we can do as a human is try to be vulnerable and connect heart to heart.
Light Sketches and Musings by Jen Selinsky Light Sketches and Musings by May 17, 2017 $0.99 3024 words Sample 20%
"Light Sketches and Musings" contains thoughtful poems, some of which are accompanied by illustrations.
Prescribed Poetry That People Perceive As Potent by Stephen Parato Prescribed Poetry That People Perceive As Potent by May 17, 2017 Free! 3264 words Read a sample
A journey through life via the art of poetry... Prescribed Poetry That People Perceive As Potent is just that, plus a whole lot more. These poems shift and shape according to you and your perspective in each moment. They will provide you with exactly what you need. Get ready for an influx of insights, smirks and aha moments.
I Love You Darling by Hiranya Borah I Love You Darling by May 17, 2017 Free! 1643 words Read a sample
This book contains only two poems with diametrically opposite themes. The first one is based on true love for a daughter and the second one based on our indifferent attitude towards a burning problem lurking over our society.
Such Is Life by DoLo Such Is Life by May 17, 2017 $12.99 16781 words Sample 13%
An original collection of reality poetry inspired by world events, real life situations, and personal stories.
A Look Inside My Head: A Series of Poems by Arlinda Jackson A Look Inside My Head: A Series of Poems by May 17, 2017 $0.99 1693 words Sample 20%
The first poetry collection published by blogger, writer and artist Arlinda Jackson. This book is a small collection of poetry that many may either appreciate, or even love.
Data Dissection / The Instance Of Our Predilection by Barbara M Schwarz Data Dissection / The Instance Of Our Predilection by May 17, 2017 Free! 968 words Read a sample
The full amount of what we count - the credit we devise - with how we live our lives... the data that surprise (how we categorise).
When Words Were Just Words (I Danced Among The Birds) by Barbara M Schwarz When Words Were Just Words (I Danced Among The Birds) by May 17, 2017 Free! 632 words Read a sample
A simple 'pict-ionary' as life's perfect dictionary. The nature of our force is a humming source. It flies to the skies, as the birds energise: dance with me, dance for free, perfect partner instancy. The full grown tree in ecstasy.
Traces by Charlie Wilson Traces by May 17, 2017 $2.99 6174 words Sample 20%
A smorgasbord of delectable poetic delights to stimulate the senses. Released in 2017.
No One Stanza-Lone by LGHS English 9H Class of 2020 No One Stanza-Lone by May 17, 2017 $3.99 24333 words Sample 15%
After our past successes, Los Gatos High School returns with yet another remarkable poetry ebook. The Class of 2020 has poured out their innermost thoughts into this newest release, "No One Stanza-Lone," which provides the reader with a mix of thoughts and emotions about love, social issues, coming of age, identity, and more.
Exhibition People - Poetry from Museum Workers by Samuel Ali Exhibition People - Poetry from Museum Workers by May 16, 2017 $3.50 3144 words Sample 10%
Exhibition People, is a collection of poems about life working in a museum - whether it's checking tickets or serving at the till, the poems consider life from behind the smile.
Juusan - Tizenhárom by Dávid Puskás Juusan - Tizenhárom by May 16, 2017 Free! 183 words Read a sample
Ízelítő az általam írt haiku és tanka versekből.
Collated Dockets ~ Spring Jumps Sockets (We're In Summer's Pockets) by Barbara M Schwarz Collated Dockets ~ Spring Jumps Sockets (We're In Summer's Pockets) by May 16, 2017 Free! 2383 words Read a sample
Summertime captured now in your good time - as you move along, see each heartbeat you prolong into a gentle sigh: do or die - how you fly so free - a greatness in our memory.
Poems from my Heart by Likeleli Kapa Poems from my Heart by May 16, 2017 $5.99 5629 words Sample 10%
Likeleli Kapa was born in 1991 Born and raised in Maseru Lesotho. She attended primary at Qoaling L.E.C primary school, She later on attended school at Sefika High school. Furthermore, she has a degree in Bachelor Social Work from the national University of Lesotho.
How The Perfume Blows (Right Under The Bear's Nose) by Barbara M Schwarz How The Perfume Blows (Right Under The Bear's Nose) by May 16, 2017 Free! 474 words Read a sample
Garden, waking hour, how gentle perfume shall shower all my days with a finest summer haze.
Dusted Ink ~ The Memory Sync by Barbara M Schwarz Dusted Ink ~ The Memory Sync by May 16, 2017 Free! 725 words Read a sample
Dusted ink - taken to the brink - of what in our time - captures life divine.
My Journey Back To Joy by C. Spring My Journey Back To Joy by May 16, 2017 $4.99 5528 words Sample 15%
My Journey Back To Joy is a narrative journey through poetry about a life filled with pain.
Grace and Flair: Three Vietnamese Poetesses by Khoa Ngô Grace and Flair: Three Vietnamese Poetesses by May 15, 2017 $2.99 24309 words Sample 20%
This book includes some of Đoàn Thị Điểm's, Hồ Xuân Hương's and Bà Huyện Thanh Quan's most popular poems along with their Enlish translations (many of which strive to stay as faithful as possible to the original poems in terms of meaning and form) and annotations so that interested readers can enjoy not only the beauty of their poetry but also the depths of the poetesses' boundless talents.
Selected Poems 2013-2017 by Rori O'Keeffe Selected Poems 2013-2017 by May 15, 2017 Free! 9461 words Read a sample
It's been a long journey in publishing poetry the last several years. In here you'll find some of my most bold and lucid poetry and prose, as well as a little humor. Existential themes bounce off sexy poems, some actual romance, and political topics. All in all, a wide ranging sixty-odd poems will keep you entertained and wanting more. ~9300 words. Strictly 18+.
Five Faces of Love by Mac Keyes Five Faces of Love by May 15, 2017 $2.99 13847 words Sample 15%
LOVE POETRY: Poems of love are images of heart and mind. Romantic images predominate when thinking about love. There is much confusion about love when caring for another or engaging in romance. There are uncomfortable feelings when speaking of an emotion that is personal and private. Enjoy safe secrets through these verses.
Poems of Angst and Awe by Gita Baack Poems of Angst and Awe by May 15, 2017 $8.95 10096 words Sample 20%
In Poems of Angst and Awe, the reader will step into a surprisingly frank and uniquely funny poetry book that will touch, inspire and even help to soothe the scars of life. The poems are presented in four acts as a metaphor for the stage upon which we play out our life...
To Join the Lost by Seth Steinzor To Join the Lost by May 15, 2017 $4.99 41283 words Sample 10%
Is Hell the same place in 2005 that it was in 1300? To Join the Lost, the first of a three part transformation of the Divine Comedy, revisits the terriotory of Dante's Inferno. The contemporary torments of contemporary sinners case vivid light on the changing character and eternal nature of evil.
Poemas selectos by Joseph Brodsky Poemas selectos by May 15, 2017 $2.99 13785 words Sample 20%
Poemas selectos es una selección con más de treinta poemas de Brodsky, preparada a partir de la antología personal que Joseph Brodsky publicó en 1980 en Estados Unidos con el título de A part of Speech.
Immersed In A Light Funnel (The Train Left The Tunnel) by Barbara M Schwarz Immersed In A Light Funnel (The Train Left The Tunnel) by May 15, 2017 Free! 149 words Read a sample
Live your dreams in vibrant streams - the greens you start to see conjure now for free - excitement energy at live velocity!
Shinkirou - Ábrándok by Dávid Puskás Shinkirou - Ábrándok by May 14, 2017 $4.00 1611 words Sample 10%
Ez a könyv egy versgyűjtemény általam készített magyar adaptációja. Az eredeti mű az Ogura Hyakunin Isshu.
Deep in a Glass: Alcoholic Poetry by Kathy Sherwood Deep in a Glass: Alcoholic Poetry by May 14, 2017 $1.09 1231 words
A brief collection of sad and sassy poems about drinking and the drinks themselves.
Teoria do Crescimento - Letra à Letra by Pedro Silva Sena Teoria do Crescimento - Letra à Letra by May 14, 2017 $3.99 2174 words Sample 20%
Teoria do Crescimento - Letra à Letra (Edições Bicho de Sete Cabeças, 2017) é o quarto título do autor a ser publicado. Este livro digital inclui, ainda, um conjunto de epigramas inspirados em cada uma das letras do alfabeto (Letra à Letra).