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Out of the Rain by Lisa Cauley Out of the Rain by Aug. 03, 2017 2355 words Read a sample
A book of 30 poems, my first book published, that examine the birthing of new emotion. Most explore what happens when you allow yourself happiness, when you give yourself a chance, in essence, to come out of the rain.
The Consciousness Conspiracy (Remix) vol. 1 by Joseph VanBuren The Consciousness Conspiracy (Remix) vol. 1 by Aug. 02, 2017 2875 words Read a sample
Sykophunk Productions presents a thought-provoking and stomach-turning collection of poetry for the post-truth era. Dark surrealism, reflections of depression, nihilistic nightmares. Poems to question reality to.
Kavram mıyız? by ibrahim serhat Kavram mıyız? by Aug. 01, 2017 4408 words
''içimde dişleri sarı mutlu biri var. mutsuzluğumuzdaki rahatlığı özleyen adam öldü. saygısız demek isterdim ama sonra bir şey denilince uçları düşünülmeye başlanıyor bir çok şeyin ucu bir çok şeye batınca çıkarırsan yalamış diyorlar denilmeden düşünsem desen düşünüp kalıyorum ''
Plenty of Thought by Sha'Ra On WindWalker Plenty of Thought by July 31, 2017 11118 words Read a sample
These books contain a form of free verse poetry, opinions based on observation, and some humour and imagination, engaging the heart as well as the mind. A critical look at many current issues intriguing and plaguing man.
Rose Colored Windows by John-Philip Penny Rose Colored Windows by July 31, 2017 7717 words
Epic and intimate, this volume of poetry manages to evoke a world of gentle lyricism, as well as more shocking visions.
My Poems; My Musings by Daniel Dela Dunoo My Poems; My Musings by July 31, 2017 3819 words Read a sample
So glad to bring your way a collection of 23 poems I wrote over the course of three years. These are carefully selected from a good number of poems I have written over the period. All these poems are my personal musings mostly born out of personal life experiences. They cover varying life themes but are for the most part inspirational and motivational.
Fairy Tale by Daniel Hargrove Fairy Tale by July 30, 2017 1061 words Read a sample
It's a corny title for a book, and it probably is a corny book, but take it for what it is. I am doing my best to give you a look into my inner rooms and to explain the gray areas between black and white. If you like it, please review!
Francuskie impresje by Janina Glomska Francuskie impresje by July 30, 2017 3242 words
Francuskie impresje to zbiór wierszy napisanych po podróży do Francji, zbiór wrażeń z Paryża i wielu innych miejsc tego pięknego kraju.
Dopisy lásce by Jakub Tencl Dopisy lásce by July 29, 2017 1047 words Sample 20%
Tato kniha je o lásce, jednotě a vášni, která vzplane když jste zamilovaní. Je skvělým dárkem pro Vaši nejdražší. V knize naleznete obrázky autorky Kristíny Radové.
The Rose Magazine Issue 4 by The Rose Magazine The Rose Magazine Issue 4 by July 28, 2017 10241 words Read a sample
The Rose Magazine showcases new fiction and poetry. All of our editions are filled with a variety of new short stories and poems from a host of talented writers based both here in Ireland and from around the world.
I love you by Okoh Udoka I love you by July 27, 2017 803 words Read a sample
It's a poem about love and the poet used a simple diction, so no stress in understanding the plot, mood and tone. It will really brighten your day and give u insight on the qualities of love and what happen when you love
A Song For Nana by Emma M Vardaman A Song For Nana by July 27, 2017 126 words Read a sample
Brooke Delilah Gillespie, known mainly and formidably by her official monikers, Samantha Komodo and "Cheezi D"; formerly known by her past pen names of Jennifer Gisselbrecht, and Mwezi Desoto, is a female African wild dog (choosing to reincarnate into an Asiatic Lioness) and an American author/rapper/lyricist.
Be You and Only You by Emma M Vardaman Be You and Only You by July 27, 2017 141 words Read a sample
Brooke Delilah Gillespie, known mainly and formidably by her official monikers, Samantha Komodo and "Cheezi D"; formerly known by her past pen names of Jennifer Gisselbrecht, and Mwezi Desoto, is a female African wild dog (choosing to reincarnate into an Asiatic Lioness) and an American author/rapper/lyricist.
How This Lioness Gets Down by Emma M Vardaman How This Lioness Gets Down by July 27, 2017 118 words Read a sample
Brooke Delilah Gillespie, known mainly and formidably by her official monikers, Samantha Komodo and "Cheezi D"; formerly known by her past pen names of Jennifer Gisselbrecht, and Mwezi Desoto, is a female African wild dog (choosing to reincarnate into an Asiatic Lioness) and an American author/rapper/lyricist.
How This Lioness Came to Roar by Emma M Vardaman How This Lioness Came to Roar by July 27, 2017 225 words Read a sample
Brooke Delilah Gillespie, known mainly and formidably by her official monikers, Samantha Komodo and "Cheezi D"; formerly known by her past pen names of Jennifer Gisselbrecht, and Mwezi Desoto, is a female African wild dog (choosing to reincarnate into an Asiatic Lioness) and an American author/rapper/lyricist.
A Lioness's Love by Emma M Vardaman A Lioness's Love by July 27, 2017 182 words Read a sample
Brooke Delilah Gillespie, known mainly and formidably by her official monikers, Samantha Komodo and "Cheezi D"; formerly known by her past pen names of Jennifer Gisselbrecht, and Mwezi Desoto, is a female African wild dog (choosing to reincarnate into an Asiatic Lioness) and an American author/rapper/lyricist.
I Feel Good by Emma M Vardaman I Feel Good by July 27, 2017 129 words Read a sample
Brooke Delilah Gillespie, known mainly and formidably by her official monikers, Samantha Komodo and "Cheezi D"; formerly known by her past pen names of Jennifer Gisselbrecht, and Mwezi Desoto, is a female African wild dog (choosing to reincarnate into an Asiatic Lioness) and an American author/rapper/lyricist.
Learn to Be Happy by Emma M Vardaman Learn to Be Happy by July 27, 2017 147 words Read a sample
Brooke Delilah Gillespie, known mainly and formidably by her official monikers, Samantha Komodo and "Cheezi D"; formerly known by her past pen names of Jennifer Gisselbrecht, and Mwezi Desoto, is a female African wild dog (choosing to reincarnate into an Asiatic Lioness) and an American author/rapper/lyricist.
The Way of Us Lions by Emma M Vardaman The Way of Us Lions by July 27, 2017 170 words Read a sample
Brooke Delilah Gillespie, known mainly and formidably by her official monikers, Samantha Komodo and "Cheezi D"; formerly known by her past pen names of Jennifer Gisselbrecht, and Mwezi Desoto, is a female African wild dog (choosing to reincarnate into an Asiatic Lioness) and an American author/rapper/lyricist.
Cosmic Shanti by Sunny Jetsun Cosmic Shanti by July 27, 2017 6382 words Read a sample
Cosmic Shanti is a Collection of two sets of Artcards and poems. They are inspired by Love and Consciousness offering rays of light, magical surrealism and visions of humanity living in Peace and harmony with nature respecting all life on Planet Earth. As an Art installation they can be shared freely online throughout the world encouraging our friends and all people in caring is sharing happiness
Sweet Oblivion by Jasmin Loren Sweet Oblivion by July 24, 2017 3148 words Read a sample
'Sweet Oblivion' is Jasmin Loren's debut poetry collection. The poems within showcase a soul laid bare for all to see and demonstrate the struggles each and every one us faces at some point in our lives. The poems within 'Sweet Oblivion' cover a variety of themes, from life and love to heartache and death, and if these poems show nothing else, they show how resilient we are as human beings.
One Hundred Poems, Volume X by Tuomas Vainio One Hundred Poems, Volume X by July 23, 2017 11848 words Read a sample
It is the time for my last hundred poems ranging from contemporary commentary to tiny tales and mere snippets of thoughts and desires that were but fleeting moments. So once more, go ahead, give a try and read the mind of a man out of new ideas.
Love by Daniel Hargrove Love by July 23, 2017 1890 words Read a sample
This is a book of only one poem. Enjoy! ABCDEFG............Q!
The Waste Basket by Mel Thompson The Waste Basket by July 23, 2017 7901 words Read a sample
Imagine T. S. Eliot being alive in this century and writing Wasteland and The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock in today's Northern California. My reinventions of those poems seek to both stylistically imitate and also ideologically diverge from Eliot's work. Making no claim to equal the great author, I self-depreciatingly named this send-up "The Waste Basket."
Love Republica by Sunny Jetsun Love Republica by July 22, 2017 8097 words Read a sample
This is the first photobook in the Cosmic Artcard Collection. Sunny Jetsun’s poems accompanying his abstract expressive, psychedelic, digital, light designs. They need to be explored completely by looking longer into each one and letting them resonate with your intuition to feel their message The narrative throughout the series is one of freedom, Loving consciousness, holistic humanity with nature
Untapped Untouched Unfelt by Litha Rose Untapped Untouched Unfelt by July 22, 2017 5809 words Read a sample
A collection of poems about life, relationships and love.
A Taste Of My Thoughts Rotted Brain by Steve Lake A Taste Of My Thoughts Rotted Brain by July 22, 2017 369 words Read a sample
The true fact of life is that we all know someone with a rotted brain from delight. Once the brain is burnt the trip is a one way only. So tilt your hat for those you know because they no longer remember you.
A Taste Of My Thoughts What's My Name? by Steve Lake A Taste Of My Thoughts What's My Name? by July 22, 2017 421 words Read a sample
As we move forward in life we have a feeling we are not alone. Though not a physical being their influence can be seen. So when you feel the familiar just maybe it is you from before. Enjoy!
Aphorisms and Prose Poems by Bill Yarrow Aphorisms and Prose Poems by July 21, 2017 8318 words Read a sample
Five collections of aphorisms and thirteen prose poems by Bill Yarrow.
In the Laugh of Nightingales by Daniel Hargrove In the Laugh of Nightingales by July 21, 2017 732 words Read a sample
Well, I didn't think I'd ever publish another book, but here you are again, saddled with the task of reading more of my poems. This is a book of five poems. It is my best effort to resolve the dilemma I created for myself with my last book. I won't apologize, but tsk tsk...no one wrote me at the included email address.
A Year in Haikus by Teresa Hubley A Year in Haikus by July 19, 2017 6896 words Read a sample
This poetic diary covers a year in one woman's life through haikus written one per day, regardless of writer's block, catastrophe, and monotony
The Dead - Poetry by Tara Lynn Hawk The Dead - Poetry by July 17, 2017 5234 words
The Dead features thirty-seven original poems by Tara Lynn Hawk. Her writing focuses on social and relationship issues such as isolation, loneliness, marginalization, fear, terror, love and death. She writes in a contemporary, free verse manner and has been published on Uut, Spelk, Occulum, Social Justice Poetry, Spilling Cocoa Over Martin Amis, The Poet Community and others. 42 pages
LjuBavljenje rečima by Udruzenje Nezavisnih Pisaca LjuBavljenje rečima by July 17, 2017 6013 words Read a sample
Zbornik pesama “LjuBavljenje rečima” prvi je interni zbornik Udruženja Nezavisnih Pisaca u kojem predstavljamo radove dela našeg članstva. Za naš prvi zbornik smo se odlučili da tema bude ljubav jer smatramo da upravo ta prelepa emocija može da pomera galaksije i da upravo ona zbližava ljude u što jače zagrljaje koji večno traju. S ljubavlju, Marat, Nađa i Rea
Adult Poetry On Life by Wolf Scherman Adult Poetry On Life by July 17, 2017 16324 words Read a sample
Contains adult content. 88 Both short and lengthy poems on life, loss, pregnancy, miscarriage, love, longing, romance, betrayal, erotica, and the few other things in between that makes up our dreams and nightmares.
More Poetry From Seun Ayoade by Seun Ayoade More Poetry From Seun Ayoade by July 15, 2017 19169 words Sample 20%
Poetry
Soul Joy by Joy Case Soul Joy by July 14, 2017 9224 words
Poetry has taken me on a journey to process, linger on and refine emotions, events and ideas. My Father, Don Case, whose poems are interspersed with mine, taught me that we Share Time, not spend it. In gratitude I delight in your sharing of Time with my Soul expressed here on these pages. EnJoy thoughts that you resonate with. Linger on ideas that are in sync with your Heart.
A String of Errors by Daniel Hargrove A String of Errors by July 14, 2017 954 words Read a sample
This is the last book I intend to write. I cannot understand the things that matter most, anymore. I am basically a zombie, and I can't reanimate, only simulate reason. Thank you for having read my books, I wish I could write more. With whatever love I can muster anymore, Dan
Soul Reflection: A Collection of Poems, Essays & Short Stories by Keri L Soul Reflection: A Collection of Poems, Essays & Short Stories by July 14, 2017 17522 words Read a sample
A collection of poems, essays, and short stories, many guaranteed to bring you tears, while others will inspire, encourage, and bring you to your feet. From 'The Artist' to 'A Stranger's Love' there something for everyone in this collection that spans over three years of the author's life.
Trance Lost by Ecco River Trance Lost by July 14, 2017 2897 words
Take a breath, step outside of yourself and look around. The world shifts, and we are insane to believe we do not shift with it. If you but opened your eyes what would you behold? This chapbook takes the reader on a journey through fae and psyche alike, delving into the queer body as a holy body, just a windfall away from transforming from dandelion wisp to dragon's fire.
Chaotic Thoughts by Sha'Ra On WindWalker Chaotic Thoughts by July 13, 2017 11024 words Read a sample
These books contain a form of free verse poetry, opinions based on observation, and some humour and imagination, engaging the heart as well as the mind. A critical look at many current issues intriguing and plaguing man.
Poemario... de Mercedes Oblitas de Irahola by Mercedes Oblitas de Irahola Poemario... de Mercedes Oblitas de Irahola by July 12, 2017 15741 words
Poemas en español y en quechua de Mercedes Oblitas de Irahola
The Sevens by Sylvester Anderson The Sevens by July 11, 2017 1102 words Read a sample
Inspiring short versed poems. This started as a series on my blog and I decided to put some thoughts together and make it into a book. Each poem contains seven lines of poetry. We all have the right to make our own choices and decisions. Your attitude is what counts.
Inconveniences Rightly Considered by Lancelot Schaubert Inconveniences Rightly Considered by July 11, 2017 38312 words Read a sample
You come across inconveniences -- a stone in your shoe, a raincloud over your morning walk, a flower petal in your eye, a loose baby tooth, gallstones that pass and come out in the shape of fool's gold. You have two choices -- annoyance or reverence. Those who treat inconveniences, bothers, and pains with reverence -- there lie your adventurers, your romantics, your poets.
In Her Possession by Daniel Hargrove In Her Possession by July 11, 2017 1132 words Read a sample
Seven poems, mostly about unnameable feelings about past loves. I was thinking about waiting for awhile before putting out another ebook, but I felt that these poems were inspired and hopefully inspiring. Thanks to all my readers!
Taste Of Words by Sarah Majid Taste Of Words by July 10, 2017 2310 words Read a sample
Poetry and semi Poetry texts soft, delicate, hard ,light and sweet, different topics and different stories, telling these stories in a poetic sweet and simple manner yet profound and deep,talking about the past the present and the future , love , hate, family and friends ,
Poesia ao pé do ouvido 2017 by lilianpaderes Poesia ao pé do ouvido 2017 by July 10, 2017 1020 words Read a sample
Livro de poemas
Occupying My Time by Daniel Hargrove Occupying My Time by July 08, 2017 1525 words Read a sample
This is my best attempt at the simple narrative form, along with a couple of poems not in a narrative style. You will see more narrative poetry from me soon. I do hope you will enjoy them as much as I enjoyed writing them! Please leave feedback, as I am always looking for new insights into my own poetry so I can better understand my readers, and hopefully, write better poetry.
Poetry for Broken Hearts by Brenda Lawson Pineda Poetry for Broken Hearts by July 07, 2017 1097 words Read a sample
A compilation of poems for the brokenhearted people.
The Black Swan by Rori O'Keeffe The Black Swan by July 06, 2017 358 words Read a sample
A poem about a lover I finally met recently. My memories and hopefulness help us find a happy ending. No adult-only content.
The Wandering of Cans by Daniel Hargrove The Wandering of Cans by July 06, 2017 1527 words Read a sample
This book is probably my best book yet. I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I enjoyed writing it. It explores subjects like pathos from a sympathetic angle, something that is sadly lacking in popular philosophy these days. As in all my books, I am trying to understand myself better, and help people to better understand the world they both see and don't see. Any feedback would be appr