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Rumi

by Jalaluddin Rumi & Rasoul Shams Rumi Publications / Rumi Poetry Club (March 15, 2012)

Cambridge University professor Reynold Nicholson once remarked that the 13th-century Persian poet Rumi is the "greatest mystical poet of any age." In Rumi's vision, love is the very matrix of existence; love...


The The Collected Works of W.B. Yeats Vol. III: Autobiographies

by William Butler Yeats, Douglas Archibald & William O'donnell Scribner (July 06, 2010)

Autobiographies consists of six autobiographical works that William Butler Yeats published together in the mid-1930s to form a single, extraordinary memoir of the first fifty-eight years of his life, from his...


Not for Specialists: New and Selected Poems

by W.D. Snodgrass BOA Editions Ltd. (July 01, 2014)

35 new poems and selections from six previous collections including the Pulitzer Prize-winning Heart's Needle.


Tuesday Poet: Volume One

by Marc Corn Lulu.com (November 13, 2014)

A collection of free poetry collected from my personal website. It is a mixed collection, but I am sure you will find something you like.


From the Ashes of a Murdered Dream

by Mark Cisper Lulu.com (November 16, 2014)

From the Ashes of a Murdered Dream continues the poetry of Mark Cisper where When Dreams Are Murdered left off. As with the previous volume you will find at the end of the book a Chronology which will demonstrate...


Caldera: Notes from the Pit: Venting A Sarcastic Soul

by Edward Fuller FastPencil (December 03, 2014)

A glimpse into the magma coursing beneath the seemingly dormant surface of a black oddball's daily facade. Poems, short-stories, and a novella that skewer convention, current events, and all pretense.


My Toes

by Jozi Maldonado eBookIt.com (November 27, 2014)

"My Toes", written and illustrated by Jozi Maldonado is a beautifully written narrative poem that reminds us all to love ourselves, just as we are! In the book, a child grapples with their mom's not so dainty...


Killing Substance

by Jennifer Armstrong Lulu.com (November 12, 2014)

This poetic refrain explores the psychology of submissiveness: the rule of the father. There are echoes of Freudian psychoanalysis and Christian ideology, as the events underway as part of an African exploration...


In and Out of the Clouds

by Margot Bevington Lulu.com (November 01, 2014)

This debut work by Margot Bevington is a collection of five poetry sequences with both environmental and introspective themes. Her genuine, musical tone is accessible, vivid, and rhythmic. Read it to reignite...


Lines That Every Woman Loves to Hear... - A Collection of Love Poems

by James C. Curry Lulu.com (November 17, 2014)

"Lines That Every Woman Loves to Hear" contains love poems for every conceivable situation. You will not find another collection that best taxes words' limited capacity and shall undoubtingly best convey your...


Bloke-abulary: Poetry with Attitude!

by Steve Garrett Lulu.com (October 26, 2014)

Writing poetry is something that helps me respond to all kinds of experiences I've been inspired or p*ssed off by. I'm dedicating this collection of 'poems with attitude' to men who maybe haven't had much interest...


Poemography: Lines from the Sensual Side of Life

by Steve Garrett Lulu.com (October 26, 2014)

A collection of often tongue-in-cheek and erotic poems dedicated to "all lovers, and all who have been loved". Welsh writer Carole Burns calls them: "a luscious entwining of food and body, hunger and lust"....


Red Sox Rhymes

by Dick Flavin William Morrow (July 14, 2015)

From the voice of Fenway Park comes a collection of sixty-four humorous and nostalgic poems celebrating the Boston Red Sox.

A commonwealth institution and popular local television personality who is also the...


The Fly in My Eye: Musings of Mind and Spirit

by J. Michaels Resource Publications (September 29, 2010)

The Fly in My Eye is a reflection of an illusion. It is the mirror of my creature self declaring itself as real to the eye of the beholder. Yet the human self would fade away into its parent nothingness but...


Emerald Mandala: Musings of Mind and Spirit

by J. Michaels Resource Publications (October 30, 2009)

The Emerald Mandala is a spiritual shelter, a sanctuary of sorts. It is a harmony of words and rhymes to take you to far away inner places. Inside you will find fables, prayer, dilemma, and intentional absurdities....


Prophetic Poetry: Holy Agitation for Peace, Justice, and Passion

by Ronald L. Faust Resource Publications (November 09, 2009)

This poetry becomes an agent of transformation in offering a new direction for our lives. It provokes a little holy agitation by tossing poems like pebbles into placid pools of water to cause some waves. Such...


The Secret of Hoa Sen

by Nguyen Phan Que Mai & Bruce Weigl BOA Editions Ltd. (November 17, 2014)

Presented in bilingual English and Vietnamese, these poems build bridges between two cultures inextricably bound together by war and destruction.


Terrapin: Poems by Wendell Berry

by Wendell Berry Counterpoint (October 20, 2014)

Tom Pohrt spent years gathering those poems of Wendell Berry’s he imagined children might read and appreciate, making sketches to accompany his selection. Over the past several years a dialogue has evolved...


Streaming

by Allison Adelle Hedge Coke Coffee House Press (November 10, 2014)

An award-winning poet turns to her indigenous background to consider loss, memory, and the fate of the planet.


The Walt Whitman MEGAPACK ®: More Than 500 Classic Poems, Essays, and Letters, including Leaves of Grass

by Walt Whitman Wildside Press (November 06, 2014)

The Walt Whitman MEGAPACK™ collects more than 500 classic poems, essays, and letters of Walt Whitman, including "Leaves of Grass," Whitman's magnum opus.


Dome of the Hidden Pavilion

by James Tate Ecco (August 04, 2015)

The seventeenth book of verse from one of America’s finest and most acclaimed contemporary poets—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award.

Capturing his inimitable voice—provocative, amusing,...


Mysticism in Postmodernist Long Poems: Contemplation of the Divine

by Joe Moffett Lehigh University Press (October 28, 2014)

This book examines how postmodernist writers use the long poem as a means of exploring a direct relationship with the divine. They find that the must chart individual paths of spiritual understanding informed...


Breezeway

by John Ashbery Ecco (May 12, 2015)

A bold, striking new collection of poems from one of America’s most influential and inventive poets.

With more than twenty poetry collections to his name, John Ashbery is one of our most agile, philosophically...


The Poems of Emma Lazarus, Volume II: Jewish Poems and Translations

by Emma Lazarus Dover Publications (October 27, 2014)

New York City–based poet Emma Lazarus (1849–87) is best known for "The New Colossus," which is inscribed upon the base of the Statue of Liberty. The highly respected writer and intellectual corresponded...


The Poems of Emma Lazarus, Volume I: Narrative, Lyric, and Dramatic

by Emma Lazarus Dover Publications (October 27, 2014)

New York City–based poet Emma Lazarus (1849–87) is best known for "The New Colossus," which is inscribed upon the base of the Statue of Liberty. The highly respected writer and intellectual corresponded...


Hum

by Jamaal May Alice James Books (November 03, 2014)

Jamaal May's language hits us hard and fast, immersing us in the rhythm and rush of his city's ardent heart.


The Outcasts

by Edith Sitwell Bloomsbury Publishing (September 28, 2011)

First published in London in 1962, this collection of Sitwell's later poetry contains "several pieces which show that the lyrical impulse of her early days was still alive to make new discoveries of great freshness...


An Italian Visit

by C. Day Lewis Bloomsbury Publishing (December 01, 2011)

In this work, first published in 1953, C. Day Lewis, former Professor of Poetry at Oxford, chooses a form that enables his various gifts to be displayed to advantage and to sustain rapt interest in a poem longer...


Pegasus and Other Poems

by C. Day Lewis Bloomsbury Publishing (September 28, 2011)

A collection of poetry from Cecil Day Lewis, Poet Laureate from 1968 until his death in 1972.

Originally published in 1957, this collection shows how much his style had changed after having distanced himself...


Gardeners and Astronomers

by Edith Sitwell Bloomsbury Publishing (September 28, 2011)

The constant themes of the great poet, Birth, Death, Pity and Indignation, the unity of life, the re-birth that is brought by Spring, and the necessity for choice that informs all sentient life, are the core...


A Poet's Notebook

by Edith Sitwell Bloomsbury Publishing (September 28, 2011)

First published in 1943, this is a selection of writings from Dr. Sitwell's private notebooks. It includes essays on prosody, the role of the poet, the nature of poetry, and includes her full length work 'A...


Bath

by Edith Sitwell Bloomsbury Publishing (September 28, 2011)

First published in 1932, this is the story of eighteenth century Bath, where Beau Nash ruled as uncrowned king for so many years, the fashionable members of English society found a splendid justification for...


The Bird-Catcher

by Martin Armstrong Bloomsbury Publishing (November 02, 2012)

This beautiful collection of poems tells tales of blossoming springs and fruitful summers; in Honey Harvest Armstrong depicts Spring with the overweight apple blossom nodding on their branches and the sweet...


Off by Heart

by Roger Stevens Bloomsbury Publishing (June 21, 2013)

A wonderful collection of poems that are easy to remember and perfect to recite out loud. New, modern and classic poems, ranging from very short to long. The book also includes tips for readers, teachers and...


The Quarry: Poems

by Dan Lechay Ohio University Press (February 23, 2004)

Marvelous, disquieting, extraordinarily beautiful book that meditates on fundamental questions of time and change in and through a clear-eyed yet loving evocation of everyday existence.

Once or twice in a generation...


Taken In Faith: Poems

by Helen Pinkerton & Timothy Steele Swallow Press (May 31, 2002)

In 1967, Yvor Winters wrote of Helen Pinkerton, "she is a master of poetic style and of her material. No poet in English writes with more authority." Unfortunately, in 1967 mastery of poetic style was not, by...


The Room Within: Poems

by Moore Moran Swallow Press (June 13, 2010)

The Room Within is a retrospective survey of a poetic career dating back to the late fifties. A student of Yvor Winters at Stanford, Moore Moran has deservedly earned a reputation, along with fellow Winters...


The Optimist: Poems

by Joshua Mehigan Ohio University Press (May 10, 2005)

In Joshua Mehigan's award-winning poetry, one encounters a lucid, resolute vision driven by an amazing facility with the metrical line. Most of the poems in The Optimist unapologetically employ traditional...


Copia

by Erika Meitner BOA Editions Ltd. (September 22, 2014)

Started as a VQR documentary, Copia examines the now-bankrupt city of Detroit, once the thriving heart of the American Dream.


Cracks in the Invisible: Poems

by Stephen Kampa Ohio University Press (May 11, 2011)

Stephen Kampa’s poems are witty and restless in their pursuit of an intelligent modern faith. They range from a four-line satire of office inspirational posters to a lengthy meditation on the silence of God....


Religious Imaginaries: The Liturgical and Poetic Practices of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Christina Rossetti, and Adelaide Procter

by Karen Dieleman Ohio University Press (August 14, 2012)

Religious Imaginaries explores liturgical practice as formative for how three Victorian women poets imagined the world and their place in it and, consequently, for how they developed their creative and critical...


The Cultural Production of Matthew Arnold

by Antony H. Harrison Ohio University Press (November 15, 2009)

The career of Matthew Arnold as an eminent poet and the preeminent critic of his generation constitutes a remarkable historical spectacle orchestrated by a host of powerful Victorian cultural institutions.

The...


Photographing Eden: Poems

by Jason Gray Ohio University Press (December 15, 2008)

Photographing Eden presents the first full-length collection of poems by a major new talent. The work meditates on several ideas, the crux of which is Eden: spirituality, environmentalism, and the relationships...


The Chair

by Richard Garcia BOA Editions Ltd. (September 22, 2014)

Noted prose poet and celebrated Latino author Richard Garcia’s sixth collection is rich in fabulist traditions—lyrical, accessible, and highly imaginative.


A Real Woman's Spoken Words: Poetry Collection

by Ivory Lulu.com (March 14, 2013)

A spoken word poetic memoir of a real woman's experience with the joy and pain of love.


Danger on Peaks: The Deluxe Audio Edition

by Gary Snyder Counterpoint (September 22, 2014)

We are proud to continue our project of publishing Deluxe Audio Editions of the poems of Gary Snyder, read by him. When first published in 2004, it was the poet’s first new collection of poems in twenty years....


My Book of Bible Poems

by Sandra R. Reynolds Lulu Publishing Services (September 19, 2014)

My book was written with love, each poem has a reason, and each reason for me is personal. Poetry becomes very private almost like reading someone's diary, an open book that looks into the poet's heart. No other...


Poems of the Elder Edda

by Patricia Terry & Charles W. Dunn University of Pennsylvania Press (September 26, 2014)

A revised edition of Terry's classic Poems of the Vikings, long out of print. This edition has a new preface, updated references, and expanded notes and glossary. The translation itself has been extensively...


Whitman: The Mystic Poets

by Walt Whitman & Gary David Comstock SkyLight Paths (September 12, 2013)

Offers insight into Whitman's quest for self-discovery, which involved an ongoing mystical experience of the world.


The Year Is a Circle: A Celebration of Henry David Thoreau

by Victor Carl Friesen Dundurn (November 15, 2002)

Taking a series of quotations demonstrating Thoreaus philosophy, Victor Carl Friesen writes a poem for each and illustrates them with outstanding colour photographs.