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by Mark "T.C." BoundsRecord of Poems Volume Two is a combination of reality and fantasy. It will touch your imagination and yet there is a certain realism involved. It continues the journey, still trying to fulfill the dreams. It takes you through many lands and through love and heartbreak and even through war and beyond.
by Mark "T.C." BoundsRecord of Poems is a multi-volume collection of original poetry written and published byUSN Ret. Desert Storm Veteran Mark "T.C." Bounds. It is about the journey through life and all it has to offer. It is about young adults finding their way in life and society and what they believe in. Record Of Poems also serves as a record of my journey while in pursuit of my own dreams and goals with over thirty-five years in the making.
by John W. LeysAs the World Burns: Writers and Artists Reflect on a World Gone Mad is an anthology of poetry, prose, essay, and art inspired by the unprecedented events of the year 2020. It embraces fierce and raw creative works relating to life during the Covid-19 pandemic, Black Lives Matter, Donald Trump, and the economic uncertainty and horror of the last eight months. One hundred and fourteen writers and artists spanning ten countries and 30 states are represented in this powerful volume. It is both a sto... more
by Randall McNairBroken into five sections—The Status Quo, The Descent, Death in the Middle, The Rising, and Return with the Elixir—“Make it a Double” is a heartfelt, humorous recounting of what it was like to be stuck on a barstool year after year over a ten-year period, ruminating on one’s purpose. The second in award winning poet Randall McNair’s Bar Poems series, “Make it a Double” builds on the momentum of “Dispatches from the Swinging Door Saloon,” resurrecting images of McNair's dead kin, and his love ... more
by Kiana LinOne cannot fully contain the depths of a human consciousness in mere words, but this book of poetry provides an Inkling. Like a glimpse through the fog–while it briefly reveals a multitude of thoughts–the narrative of these free verse poems is always moving, shifting toward a fuller picture of growth and healing just beyond the mist. From being heard to dealing with grief to coming to a place of acceptance, this is a peek into a typically guarded heart and mind doing her best to process emot... more
by Bruce Charles Kirrage
A man is like a stone thrown into water; its ripples and effects will be known equally to the very edge.
However, after the ripples and effects subside; everything is as before. Calm returns and it is as if he hadn't been that stone at all.
His legacy can only live on in what was written and shaped by him in the memory of others left behind after he has gone.
To himself he is still there; deep down below the surface influencing and interfacing with all.
by Roger G McDonaldThe microbe that stopped the earth From toilet paper wars to lockdowns to global politics The Covid Chronicles gives you a commentary on the Covid-19 pandemic like none other in verse, paintings, and drawings. Written mostly over Australia’s March to June 2020 lockdown, the work reflects on the novel coronavirus that shut down the planet. The chronicles examine the origins and impacts of the contagion from its first outbreak in Wuhan China, through the European crises, to the disaster in the U... more
by hydrusTarots cards, much like poems, have the ability to paint a vivid picture of what once was or what could be. They delve into the subtleties that we all carry within ourselves and the secrets that make us who we are. AwakEND is an immersion into the world of tarot and its mysteries.Read it one way, then another, and let the words guide you into the meaning of each card. Allow chance and curiosity to accompany you on this incredible journey and let your heart awaken to hope even after having th... more
by hydrus𝙀𝙣𝙙𝙫𝙞𝙨𝙞𝙗𝙡𝙚 is a collection of poems about the endless feeling of being invisible while going through the emotions and sometimes cruelties of life.Illustrated by the author’s own photography, this book guides us through grief, loss and love in a dark and inspiring way typical to how Hydrus’s writing helps us cope with reality.
by Chris PeppleWhy do I write? Because I have to. The words are my connection with my spirituality, with the people around me, with love, with healing, with hope. I write to turn truths into poetry and fiction…to embrace diversity and capture the beauty and complexity of the people around me…to share the voice of the people we often fail to hear…to declare that all people deserve to have their story told. I hope that I inspire people to learn how to write their own stories in their own voice. Through these wor... more
by Colby Trotter“Poems to make you believe again.” For lovers of Milk and Honey, Pillow Thoughts or followers of Atticus and Nikita Gill now comes As Do I: Myth, Magic, Madness. Colby Trotter acts as a Cheerfully Melancholic guide in this debut micro-poetry series. He seeks to help you find your voice by guiding you to a level at which your darkest sides reside and then pointing out the light in those dark corners. This adventure of the heart will encourage you to better understand your own happiness on the jou... more
by Toki SwanThe first poetry novel written about eleven friends on the path to finding love in each other's eye. Will their final path be too much for even them to bare. Each poem, chapter signifies their journey together.
by Amanda KarchThis book of love poems takes you on the journey of ups and downs that accompanies a relationship - the heartbreak of missing someone you love and the happiness that is strongest when you are together. But no matter the distance, that feeling of sunshine yellow is always there.
by Elizabeth Gauffreau
Imagine a family gathered together when a loved one has just died. After the first exchanges of shock and grief, they pull out the family photograph albums, turning each page slowly, to keep their loved one with them just a little longer. Grief Song's poems of love and remembrance, written in tanka, are paired with the family photographs that inspired them.
by Milan Sergent
Outsiders and Apparitions: Possessed Poems and Art for Family Picnics by Milan Sergent is an eclectic book of poetry and art by an easily bored author and artist who broke free from boundary violations, conformity, and abandonment as a youth. The past now only apparitions: he is currently possessed with a mission to encourage expression without dull traditions, rules, or shackling expectations. The soul can be possessed, but the product it produces must be free to protest.
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by Arline E LitchfieldIn her first collection of poems, Arline Litchfield attends the mind with an openness and curiosity that can only come from a firm resolution to heal. Wading Through the Mists is a delicate exploration of a suppressed psyche and the female warrior spirit. With a shifting lens held over military life, post-traumatic stress, and the natural world, she turns over stones that we ourselves have turned over many times before…or perhaps for the first time ever.