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by Casey McGovernWhat would aliens think about us if they visited? How do basement monsters spend their time? Are cars really the best way to get around? In 51 poems, we are treated to these and other stories. Here are fanciful houses made out of birds, hapless vegetables doomed to be eaten, an indignant girl who happens to have horns on her head, and raccoons doing what raccoons do best. This collection of gently twisted humor will be loved by the same mix of readers that enjoys Shel Silverstein, and Gary Larso... more
by Patricia PetersonThis book is dedicated to all my family members both living and deceased. Violeta and Theodore Piotrkiewicz Zygmont and Margaret Piotrkiewicz and children Peter, Gertrude, and Lorraine Piotrkiewicz Frank, Marion, and Ted Peterson Casey and Bell Peterson and children Frank and Helen Costello and children John and Mary Ausfeld and children Janina and John Lamperta Alex and Mary Lamperta John, Helen, and Johnny Lamperta Victor Lamperta, wife, and children Barbara Nystrom and children Helen Barrett ... more
by James ZerndtA collection of short poems from over the years, a handful of which have previously appeared either online or in places like Edgar Literary Review, Sow's Ear Poetry Review, Nerve Cowboy, and The Oregonian Newspaper. Chapbook length: approximately 50 poems
by abbey fuchsPoems of love, longing and spirituality in your 20's
by A.T. GlazkiLife Under Examination is a collection of poetry exploring the gamut of interpersonal relationships, with a blend of lighthearted satire and earnest, emotional expression.
by Kevin KammeraadA Curious Glimpse of Michigan is a book filled with fun and quirky poems, mixed media illustrations, and interesting facts – all connected to the Great Lakes State, intended to springboard readers into further Michigan reading and research.
by Kevin KammeraadGoofy thoughts, some fears, and a few dreams.
by Kevin Kammeraad
Spinach Dip Pancakes is a book of whimsical wordplay, playful poetry, and mixed-media art.
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