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by Torie CooperNature: A Collection of Poems highlights the magnificent biodiversity of life on our planet from snow-capped mountains to the deep blue sea. This poetic adventure will inspire you to protect the natural world around us.
by Nomxolisi NdlanganaSoul Vagina is a debut collection from the fearless South African poet Nomxolisi Ndlangana who takes the reader on a woman's pilgrimage to the core of self identity. The work speaks of a love of self and the love of another as the author masterfully synthesizes the nuances and complexities of a five-year relationship into a single poem. Soul Vagina is a daring exploration of sexual freedom that transports the reader to a realm of physical and emotional duality through a journey of love. Each ... more
by TJ KostesThis is a “concept” book of poetry, it looks at life in three sections, “inside out,” “outside in,” and “inside out/outside in.” It attemps to document the everyday life of a poet. The poems are short, but full of meaning and insight into living an authentic life.
by E.V. FrapiereIn my new book, HAVOC: From the Ashes of Chaos and Turmoil is Hope, I reflect on my educational journey during my formative years. My story oscillates between memoir and poetry with four key takeaways: inform, inspire, engage, and encourage hope and resilience. Hope for a better tomorrow and resilience in the face of adversity, which I believe enables survival in the most emotional of circumstances.
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