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by Annie DaylonTHE MANY-COLORED INVISIBLE HATS OF BRENDA-LOUISE is an enchanting rhyme about an imaginative little girl who conjures up a colorful hat for every occasion.
by Jawanza PhoenixI Need an Assignment is the second collection of poems by Jawanza Phoenix. Here, he continues to explore the broken criminal justice system and the people caught in its web, but he goes beyond his previous work to address matters of human survival and prosperity. This powerful follow-up is a sizzling cocktail of lovers, lawyers, gangsters and social activists. These are compelling, enlightening and provocative poems that linger with the reader long after being read.
by BS MurthyIf Mahabharata's Bhagvad-Gita is taken as a philosophical guide, Ramayana's Sundara Kãnda is sought for spiritual solace; many believe reading it or hearing it recited would remove all hurdles and usher in good tidings! Miracles apart, it's in the nature of this epic to inculcate fortitude and generate hope in man for it’s a depiction of how Hanuman goes about his errand against all odds. Besides, it portrays how Seetha, on the verge of self-immolation, overcomes despair to see life in a new lig... more
by Alan BernThe poetry book greater distance and other poems includes a sequence of poems dedicated to author Alan Bern’s parents, as well as two illustrated letterpress broadsides that have been taken apart and reconstructed to fit in the book produced by Lines & Faces, the partnership of the author and artist Robert Woods. The book is designed by Woods with assistance from Bern and printed by Edition One Books in Berkeley, California.
by Jonás Pérez
Finibus is a narrative metrical poem written from the perspective of Catholic priest named Jonas, who is martyred and sent to hell where he witnesses God's judgment of all creation.
by Henrik FlørenesTo see the fun of life We must find our center Letting the outside go And finding the inside fresh This journey is endless As we keep on growing Maturing in this space Of laughter and love Becoming the stewardess Of our own Being Through our Body of Wisdom Our body is her as our Guide to the marvels Of life As it leads us deeper And deeper
by Gina L. GliddenIf I Told You the Whole Story presents an inspiring collection of poetry written from the heart by Gina Glidden. She shares her poems with the hope that others may be inspired and be able to connect with the sentiments in her poetry. She seeks to express her feelings and to find peace and relaxation in her life. From the feelings of the loss of a loved one expressed in “Time Does Not Pass” to the joy of being a mother she shares in “Your Mommy and Your Friend,” Glidden digs deep into the emotion... more
by Brian JaegerLadies, imagine a handsome, well-adjusted man wrote these poems about you and you'll love them. Men, read the poems for the cries for help that most poetry is, and you'll understand them. Elizabeth from Pride and Prejudice suggests that bad poetry drove women away from men quite often. Not saying or doing anything seems to have worked just fine for me, whereas my poetry was actually pretty good. The problem is that almost none of these poems were ever delivered to the one I wanted. Only a few... more
by Lori GoldsonA poetic look at my twenties, "20Something: A Look Back" is broken up into three segments: self, love and life. Each section is a collection of poems written throughout my twenties. The collection is concluded with a few excerpts from some personal essays and journal entries.
by Effrosyni Moschoudi
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Poetry from The Lady of the Pier is a collection of 10 romantic poems from The Lady of the Pier trilogy. This mini companion book to the series (approximately 50 pages) includes the bonus short story of sweet romance, "An Old Promise":
Joanna boards a flight from JFK to visit the Greek island of Sifnos again after twenty years. All this time, despite the distance and her life's circumstances, sh... more
by Joseph Siwik
by Jeff DanielianFrom the Preface: There's nothing like inspiration. There's nothing like friends. There's nothing like walking further, when the present journey ends.
by Raegan Butcher
A series of poems dealing with the author's seven year prison sentence for armed robbery.The poetry is simple in its raw honesty and beautiful in its mature-yet-accesible language and intensely personal insights.
by Raegan Butcher
End of the World Graffiti is Raegan Butcher's first published work and it features poems from years 1986 -1996. Sad and soulful with apocalyptic undertones, this look back into the early years is sure to become another cult classic in its highly anticipated third release. With haunting cover art by Joe Newton.
by Anita Williams
by William Poe
A schoolboy’s fight against incessant bullying reaches a fatal climax. A man asks a child to help pull him from his desire for death. Despair becomes a man’s confidante through life. Endings: Poetry and Prose may not be a book of happy endings, but through award-winning author William Poe's sometimes dire writing, a new appreciation for life can be had. Dead ends, murderous deeds, and unfulfilled lives all combine in a unique collection of poems and stories acknowledging that ... more