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by Josie DabishIn Pursuit of Prince Charming is a collection of poems that Ms. Dabish began writing in her teens. Taken from her own experiences and that of her friends. Her, sometimes explosive, words take us on a journey through love, passion, lust, separation, illness and near death experiences. She uncovers love at it's finest and worst hours.
by Hannah Yaawusuah AdjepongA selection of poems covering the wounds of history, the love that causes pain, aspects of Ghanaian tribal culture and finding purpose in life.
by Jamel GrossA Knight Without His Lovers is a set poetries where readers will feel falling in love all over again. I feel compelled to talk about the dark ages in that time to love and not to love and to love again. This is a classic tale of love.
by Shawn HudsonPoetic Thoughts of a Rebel was created to make up for the flaws that were displayed in the first edition of Shawn Hudson’s poetic debut. New artwork, new title, new poems, and a preview from the next upcoming project are all waiting inside to be seen by readers. With the current state of America looking more, and more grim by the day it’s up to writers, poets, and other creatives to not only resist against a system that’s fueled by hatred, bigotry, and ignorance but to create change. Come along ... more
by Lisa DordalMosaic of the Dark is a portrayal of one woman’s journey to wholeness and addresses the psychological harm that can arise from restrictive societal expectations for women. As the speaker in these poems examines her own early experiences as a closeted lesbian trying to fit her life into the prescribed script of heterosexuality, she grapples with her mother’s possibly non-heterosexual orientation and eventual death from alcoholism. In the end, the speaker successfully sheds familial and cultural e... more
by Gisela PereiraDancing-you or Dançar-te is a passionate tale written in the shape of poems. Each poem is a moment of a story swaying through metaphors and literals of dance, myths, and philosophic thoughts. Bringing in mythological tales and gods, pagan beliefs, romance, spirituality, and mysticism. A magical book,exquisitely crafted and illustrated in watercolor paintings and simultaneously displayed in two languages, Portuguese and English.
by Chad SokolovskyProphecy Mechanic is the debut poetry collection from Chad Sokolovsky and was the first place winner in the Quercus Review Press annual book award 2016.
by Mohsen HarandiMy first goal for this book is to provide a simplified English view of the deep Persian philosophies reflected in the masterpieces of Hafez, Saadi, Rumi and Khayyam poems. Over centuries thanks to amazing devotion of many poetic heroes, the poem lovers around the world have been introduced to these teachings through translation. I am hoping these master's teachings engrained in me since childhood would enable me to provide a different reflection of these teachings through my original English p... more
by Mary Meriam
PUBLICATION DATE: SEPTEMBER 1, 2018. In ambitious and dextrous poems employing a variety of formal guises, Mary Meriam creates for us an impressionistic yet incisive vision of love and loss in her powerful new collection, My Girl’s Green Jacket . . . Meriam’s assured poems pulse with a channeled intensity, leading us as readers through an emotional and intellectual landscape . . . A collection as brilliant as it is emotionally nuanced, My Girl’s Green Jacke... more
by Victoria PolmatierIn Surviving Suicide, author Victoria Polmatier relates her grieving process during the first year after her adult son’s death by suicide. Victoria shares a journey through grief to acceptance and finding she could carry her love for her son and live her life fully once again.
by Paige Amelia Davies
Pages of My Diary is a story of the ups and downs of life, told through poetry. Each chapter covers subjects from addiction, to love, to mental illness. While each poem tells a story of its own, they've been woven together to flow one to the next, poem to poem, and chapter to chapter.
by Shangri-La Durham-ThompsonNina Solei?s smile touches the hearts of all those she encounters. When her grandpa first held her in his arms, he was overwhelmed by the way her smile affected him. Because he felt such joy, he decided to call her princess. He was also touched by her beauty, her loving and smiling personality, which became more evident at her first birthday party celebration. The narrator retells this event to a young child and emphasizes the lengths we will go to celebrate. Yet despite the cake and ice cream a... more
by Kathleen DunleavyA beautiful collection of poems written by a mother as she has travelled along the path of her life. This collection consists of some solemn and spiritual works, several Thanksgiving prayer-poems which depict all family members, a passionate 9-11 poem from a hands-on perspective, and three family deaths.
by Lummy KinsThe Black Book is an anthology of thought-stimulating pieces of literature in poetry format. It seeks to take its readers on an emotional journey, with the aim of broadening their worldview on various subject matters ranging from; love, death, humanity, politics, chaos, distress, pain, unity, loneliness and abandonment.
by Victorine NganguTHE POEMS OF COMMON SENSE / LES POÈMES DU SENS COMMUN is an incredible book consisting of twenty-one poems. One part of the book is the English version. The other part of the book is the French version. Each poem has its own flower. This book is for children and adults. It is an education for everyone. Whether people like to read the poems or not, anyone would love these poems as they stand for our everyday lives.
by Jeff g.o.Odyssey of the Mind: A Just Lyph Story is a book about mental health and the formative years of adulthood. The overarching theme of the book delves heavily into the concept of critical analysis and the use of creativity as coping mechanism for mental health issues. Formatted in the classical epic style, the intertwining tales of 7 young adults is broken up into 5 different episodic parts. Each page exists as a standalone poem, while also fitting into the overarching story between pages. There's ... more