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by Stephanie Olivia BelThere are basically three sections of this book: youth / first love, nature, and wisdom. I have always turned to paper and pen when excited, in wonder, or distressed. I have found that writing down the obtrusive thoughts frees the mind. I have chosen poetry as the venue. Hopefully, you too can relate. I hope that you may glean some insight into yourself and find peace, joy, and some wisdom. I may add that some of the poetry is simple and obvious. Others need to be read more than once. As in a pa... more
by sb. MaamariThis is the story of a first love. This is the story of a first heartbreak. And this is the story of a warrior who fell in love with the enemy. Illustrated and written by the author herself, sb. Maamari is revolutionizing the way the world is viewing poetry. She takes us, in five chapters, through the stages we all experience when we first fall in love, and what happens after we get our hearts crashed with no love back. Each chapter serves a different story. Each chapter is set in a diffe... more
by Linda C. ShawThis book of inspirational poems and stories is a creative non-fiction work of my introduction to Christ and how it changed my life. It also acts as a tool to introduce others to the beauty and grace of being in a relationship with Him!
by Cedric L. Jones"Cedric is a bold writer and a natural poet... He digs the truth out with ease and is a master in the eloquent art of ridicule. He shakes up the injustice around him, demanding more virtue and demanding equal rights. He is boldly spiritual and this theme is interwoven in several poems, but above all he fights oppression on all fronts. We Whisper is a lot more than a whisper – it’s a gutsy read for those who are interested in awareness of the thoughts and courage of the troubled and oppressed." -... more
by Jamila MikhailInnermost is a collection of both free verse and fixed verse poetry written over a period of half a decade about every emotion felt inside the human heart. These poems will transport you to a whole other world within the innermost depths of the human soul.
by Ralph CissneIn the late 1980s, the vibrant Los Angeles poetry scene gave voice to a new wave of writers and spoken word artists. The essence of Don’t Be Shy represents one man’s passage through the eclectic coffee houses and performance art venues that celebrated diversity and uncensored self-expression. This collection of poems navigates the existential and sometimes humorous landscape of love and longing, social commentary and spiritual awakening to arrive at an awareness shared by one who embraced the en... more
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by Mary Meriam
Mary Meriam’s Nuts in Nutland, delightfully illustrated by Hannah Barrett, is a joyful poetic adventure through an imagined domain populated by nuts and the occasional legume. Offering a message that emphasizes the importance of accepting differences and versed in playful rhymed couplets, Nuts in Nutland uses language and imagery both inviting and educational for a young reader. Presenting a simple story in a dynamic and rhythmical manner, and with ... more
by Rockebah Charles-Stewart'Reflections' is a collection of emotional poetry of a young girl trying to muddle through the illnesses of life.
by Mercy Jane Porquez Ballesteros
Love in Between is the second poems and short stories collection of Mercy Jane Porquez Ballesteros. It is a compilation of classic and contemporary poems.
The short stories reveal a lot about human relationships, the concept of love, and how humans behave in it. It is inspired by the different emotions of love, for love manifests itself in many forms.
At times, it can only be conveyed through words, exploring life’s lessons and suppressed passions.
by Kimelene CarrPetite Carême is a brief respite from the rainy weather that occurs on our island from mid-September to mid-October. It is filled with warm days of early morning sunshine and evening afterglows. These poems, like Petite Carême, is an enchanting collection that tells a story of a love that was brief yet beautiful... a gentle yet feverish awakening , leaving an eternal afterglow in the heart.
by Daniel García OrdazPoetry and drama that encourages readers to perform the text aloud as a form of empowerment, to celebrate the dynamics of the human voice. Teacher and performance poet Daniel García Ordaz, the Poet Mariachi, author of You Know What I'm Sayin'? now presents his second collection, a polythetic assortment of poetry and drama--an adaptation of Shakespeare's "Romeo & Juliet" that serves as a polyglottic exhibition of empowerment through performance/mimicry. Mostly English. Some Spanish. Some biling... more
by Pablo Reig Mendoza & Aitor CastellsEdición integral de las tres entregas de la colección de aforismos más versátil, inusitada y lateral de las letras castellanas de nuestro tiempo. P(r)ensamientos I consiguió de forma intempestiva alzarse con más de 10.000 seguidores en facebook, lo que motivó su puesta en imprenta con un encomiable éxito comercial. Se trataba del primer libro giratorio del mundo, y fue adoptado como libro de compañía por p(r)ensadores y bibliomantes de todos los sexos. P(r)ensamientos II, repitiendo intenc... more
by Thomas FroschTrickster in New York is a collection of poems, including several sequences and longer narratives and treating a wide range of topics, such as the experience of almost plunging over a cliff into the Continental Divide; a suburban street as envisioned by 22 artists; two antithetical difficulties in buying French pastry; several animals trying to explain the strange characteristics that dominate their lives; God's thoughts just before creating the first man; the thoughts of the biblical Joshua on ... more
by Kristina GoltsisPhoenix Feathers is a spiritually-charged collection of poetry ranging in style from the traditional to the contemporary. Exploring themes of love, spirituality, heartbreak, depression, femininity & purpose; Phoenix Feathers encourages introspection through a stream-of-consciousness reading experience intended to inspire & heal.
by Kellse T. KrickThis book is a combination of thoughts put into poetry form. Some were written to describe a certain experience or situation while others were written for fun and amusement. The accumulation depicts a lifetime of tales that will serve as your temporary form of entertainment.