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Book: Ring of Fire - Selected Poems 1972–2008 by Alessandra Gelmi
Alessandra Gelmi attended boarding school in Rome and received her BA in English from Barnard College, Columbia University. She was awarded a teaching fellowship from Boston University, where she received her master's degree and taught creative writing under the aegis of three Nobel Laureates. Her literary awards include the Irene Leache Memorial Prize and the Amy Loveman Competition (open to [...]
 
Book: Anatomy of a Poet by CJ Heck
Poetry can be daunting and hard to understand, but it doesn't have to be. I feel a poet has an obligation to write in a way that everyone can understand. Poems should flow softly through a poet's words, their meanings gently caressing the heart and mind of its reader. If a poem comes from the heart, it will reach other hearts, and this is what I've tried to do with the poetry in "Anatomy of a [...]
 
Book: Imperfect Echoes - Writing Truth and Justice with Capital Letters, lie and oppression with Small by Carolyn Howard-Johnson
Accepted for inclusion in Poets & Writers prestigious list of published poets, multi award-winning novelist and poet Carolyn Howard-Johnson is widely published in journals and anthologies. She is the recipient of the California Legislature's Woman of the Year in Arts and Entertainment Award, and her community's Character and Ethics award for her work promoting tolerance with her writing. She was [...]
 
Book: Cherished Pulse - Unconventional Love Poetry (Celebration Series of Poetry Chapbooks) by Carolyn Howard-Johnson
Cherished Pulse is a booklet of twenty poems that look at love from a mature, sensitive perspective. Never sentimental or sing-songey (forget Hallmark!), the poems explore love in its many guises--longing, sensuality, and that sacred place between desire and consumation. A gift for anyone you love. Valentine' s Day or any other. From the multi award-winning Celebration series of chapbooks by [...]
 
Book: Setara's Genie by Marva Dasef
A girl, a genie, a few demons. What could go wrong? Abu Nuwas sits in the bazaar on his threadbare rug; a cup and sign proclaim him a teller of tales. For one small coin, he bids passers by to listen. A poor girl, Najda, sells spices from a tray. Would he, she asks, trade a tale for a packet of spice? Abu Nuwas agrees and begins the epic adventures of a girl and her genie. As did Scheherazade [...]
 
Book: Eating God by Roy Anthony Shabla
This is a book of spiritual and ecstatic poetry in the tradition of Rumi. It will change your ideas about spirituality and life. Be prepared to be changed! This is an excellent book for the spiritual-seeker, the soul-searcher, the person experiencing the dark night of the soul. It has been a favorite teaching tool in classes of meditation, yoga, and tai chi. eating God is a cycle of poems [...]
 
Book: Imagining the Future - Ruminations on Fathers and Other Masculine Apparitions by Magdalena Ball & Carolyn Howard-Johnson
As part of the special celebration giftbook series, Carolyn Howard-Johnson and Magdalena Ball have produced a poetry chapbook focusing on fathers, husbands, and men in general. Imagining the Future: Ruminations on Fathers and Other Masculine Apparitions makes a wonderful gift for Father's Day or anytime you want to say something unique to a special male in your life as only poetry can. The [...]
 
Book: The Crystal Curse (Legends of the Winged Scarab Book 4) by Inge H. Borg
Civilized life in the United States has collapsed following the Yellowstone Supervolcano eruption. A handful of unscrupulous foreign profiteers conspire to implement a New World Order. To achieve their idea of Earth's sustainability, millions are to be 'neutralized.' Pitted against them are Egyptologist Naunet Wilkins, her scientist husband Jonathan, and their friends from Borg's preceding [...]
 
Book: Unbridled (A Harem Boy's Saga Book 2) by Young
Unbridled is the sequel to Initiation - A provocative story about a boy who was initiated into a clandestine sexual society. He was spirited to the Middle East, from his UK boarding school. He attended the Bahriji School (Oasis,) in The United Arab Emirates in preparation for serving in Harems for the wealthy and elite. It is also a love story between the young man, his 'Big Brother' and his [...]
 
Book: Debauchery (A Harem Boy's Saga Book 3) by Young
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage." Lao Tzu - Debauchery is the triquel to A Harem Boy's Saga, a provocative story about a young man who was initiated into a clandestine sexual society through his UK boarding school. From there, he was spirited to the Middle East to attend the Bahriji (Oasis) School in The United Arab Emirates in [...]
 
Book: Initiation (A Harem Boy's Saga Book 1) by Young
This provocative story is about an adolescent who was initiated into a clandestine sexual society. He was spirited to the Middle East, from his UK boarding school. He attended the Bahriji School (Oasis,) in The United Arab Emirates in preparation for serving in Harems for the wealthy and elite. It is also a love story between the young man and his 'Valet' who served as his chaperone and mentor [...]
 
Book: Down with the Dance (Middle School Mayhem) by C.T. Walsh
Middle School Mayhem: Down with the Dance is the first book in this action-packed, hilarious series. Meet Austin Davenport, whose fabulous luck landed him on this earth only eleven short months after his brother, Derek, putting them in the same grade. While Austin's brain power is unmatched, it appears as if his brother got all the athletic gifts and the family butt-chin, meaning their parents [...]
 
Book: Poemtry - A Collection Of Possible Poetry by Jael S. Whitney
(pronounced po-em-tree) This book is a collection of satirical, whimsical poems from the young ingenuity of 16-year-old Jael Whitney. The poems in this book were written starting when the author was just 10, but the rhythm and language of the poetry have been said to be "on par with Prelutsky and Silverstein." The pen-and-ink illustrations in the book were drawn by the author. With a quick tongue [...]
 
Book: The Gospel of Thomas for Awakening - A Commentary on Jesus' Sayings as Recorded by the Apostle Thomas by Abbot George Burke
"An extraordinary work of theological commentary, "The Gospel of Thomas for Awakening" is as informed and informative as it is inspired and inspiring. --James A. Cox, Editor-in-Chief, Midwest Book Review - "From the very beginning there were two Christianities." So begins this remarkable work. While the rest of the Apostles dispersed to various areas of the Mediterranean world, the apostle Thomas [...]
 
Book: Taken by the Sheikh by Kris Pearson
'I want this girl. I want her willing. I'd kill the others to stop them sharing her and then discarding her in the desert. I'll teach this little blonde foreigner everything about obedience and the rewards that follow. Keep her safe for me. Until it's time to send her home.' The wrong hostage in the wrong place at just the right terrifying time. This exciting hot romp in the desert has Sheikh [...]
 
Book: She Wore Emerald Then - Reflections On Motherhood by Carolyn Howard-Johnson, Magdalena Ball & May Lattanzio (Photographer)
"[Both] poets continue to write poems that don't sound either like banal Hallmark cards or the bitter-at-dysfunctional-family jeremiads that habitually torture MFA writing workshop participants." ~Kristin Johnson, screenwriter and founder of the Warrior Poets Project - She Wore Emerald Then is collaboration on the subject of motherhood by award-winning poets Magdalena Ball and Carolyn [...]
 
Book: The Kingdom Saga Collection - Books 1-4 by Megan Linski
I am Princess Bennua, and the sultan has sold me off to a cruel king on the outskirts of the desert. All my life I've been owned and enslaved by men, and this is no different. But another seeks my hand-- roguish killer and king of thieves, the Raider Prince. I'm stolen away to the Raider Prince's city of darkness and enchantment. Here, I learn to fight, to steal... and to rule. Now my kingdom is [...]
 
Book: All Things Dance Like Dragonflies - Transmundane poetry designed for every ordinary day by C. JoyBell C.
Transmundane poetry designed for every ordinary day! Introducing a whole new style of C. JoyBell C. poetics and the very first book illustrated by the Author herself, All Things Dance Like Dragonflies will pull the realm from beyond, into the realm that you exist in! Remember the last time you caught a dragonfly? It was a magical world you could take part of, you could capture the thing from a [...]
 
Book: Pretty Words - from a tale-spinner's heart by Harlow Clark
A deep and thoughtful collection of poems and two essays written over the course of three years about life, love, and the random and sometimes poetic thoughts that float through my brain. I'm a storyteller at heart, and I don't consider what I've written any more than flinging together pretty words in hopes that I'd hit a few heart strings and touch someone's life for the better. These poems are [...]
 
Book: Smack-Dab in the Midlife Zone - Inspiration for Women in the Middle by Leigh Ann Thomas
Approaching or living through the infamous middle years? Children move through school, fly the coop, and return home bringing more children "Natural" highlights are in reality gray hairs Clothes-shopping in Juniors brings guilt and undergarments get sturdier Children need us less, parents need us more Questions abound: Who is that woman in the mirror? What is my purpose? Where do I fit in? What [...]
 
Book: Kingdom From Ashes (The Kingdom Saga Book 1) by Megan Linski
The Arabian Nights are back and more thrilling than ever before... 10,000+ copies sold! A Top Ten Finalist in the Author Academy Awards 2018! All my life I've been controlled, owned, and enslaved by men. My father, the sultan, has sold me off to a cruel king on the outskirts of our desert realm. But there is another who seeks my hand-- king of thieves and roguish killer, the Raider Prince. The [...]
 
Book: Sublime Planet (The Celebration Series of Poetry) by Magdalena Ball, Carolyn Howard-Johnson & Ann Howley (Photographer)
"Sublime Planet begins with Carolyn Howard Johnson's love poems to the living world, rapturous poems, expansive in spirit yet precise in detail: 'An impossible moth,/dark eye at its center, opaque//helicopter blades buzz and blur... .' In Magdalena Ball's darker meditations, hurt and thirst have entered the world facilitated, in part, by the machinations of civilization. While Howard-Johnson's [...]
 
Book: Goddess of Battle by Gwendolyn Rachel Ackerman
Two young women, living on opposite sides of the Israeli- Palestinian conflict, fall victim to its horrific violence. Instead of succumbing to hate and despair, Tyra and Noureen reach across the divide to form a friendship that becomes a beacon of hope and inspires others to bridge decades of loathing. Together they take the first steps toward the creation of a new narrative for a better future.
 
Book: Rum & Red Peppers - 80 Caribbean, Armenian, Middle Eastern & Mediterranean Recipes by Wayne Gerard Trotman
Rum & Red Peppers features 80 easy-to-follow recipes, illustrated with 164 full-colour photographs. Classic, inspired, and brand new creations by Wayne Gerard Trotman and Sherrie Trotman that reflect the traditional cuisines and rich cultural diversity of Trinidad and Tobago, the Caribbean, Armenia, the Middle East and the Mediterranean. Traditional recipes include Caribbean Chicken Stew, [...]
 
Book: Flyover Seasons by Gene Stark
"Flyover Seasons" is a poetic excursion through the changing seasons out in 'Flyover Country.' Anyone who lives between the coasts will recognize the plain, unabridged rhythm portrayed in the series of poems. Everyone needs to feel the rustic ecstasy of the seasons and experience the pure joys of the land and elements of the great middle. The character of "The Old Hand" will show you a unique [...]
 
Book: A-Z Poetry - Fruits and Veggies by Kaelah Mickelle
A-Z Poetry: Fruits and Veggies is a collection of 26 highly creative and entertaining acrostic poems. With visually captivating illustrations and rhyming verse, learning the alphabet is now more fun! As an added bonus, each poem provides a clever mnemonic device that aids in teaching children how to spell their fruits and veggies.
 
Book: Desired by the Sheikh - sexy contemporary love story (Sheikhs of Al Sounam Book 2) by Kris Pearson
'Everything in me demands her. I want those long limbs locked around me, and those big eyes in shock as I show her how a Sheikh treats his woman. She'll be my final foreigner because danger's close and duty calls. But until then, she's mine.' Kiwi cook Stacy is hell-bent on gaining advanced medical treatment for her beloved half-brother David or he may never walk again. An unexpected letter has [...]
 
Book: Ethnic Jewellery and Adornment by Truus and Joost Daalder
The care with which this book has been prepared is simply astonishing. Its history began when Truus and Joost Daalder acquired their first examples of non-European ethnic body adornment around 1980, four years after their arrival in Adelaide. Creating this magnificent publication has involved much travel and research, and a passionate author Truus Daalder, a collector born into a collectors [...]
 
Book: White Noise - Poems of the Zombie Apocalypse by Rhonda Parrish
Watch the end of the world unfold in these twenty zombie-tastic poems by Rhonda Parrish. Experience the grime and the gore of the shambling, undead menace right alongside moments of hope and love. "A collection of vivid scenes laid out in sharp and articulate verse, that when assembled, construct a grim narrative filled with tension, stark imagery, and unusual beauty. WHITE NOISE reaches in and [...]
 
Book: The Missing Alchemist (The Young Alchemist Series Book 1) by Caldric Blackwell
Having grown up in an orphanage, Craig Pike appreciates his comfortable life as a student of Cornelius, a famous alchemist. But when Cornelius is kidnapped, Craig leaves comfort behind to search for him. Craig teams up with Audrey Clife, a clever archer, and together they travel across mysterious lands and battle otherworldly creatures. Their journey reveals that Cornelius's kidnapping is only a [...]
 
Book: Nights under Peach Trees by Tamron Morris
Whether you are a poetry enthusiast or not, if you have ever experienced relationship heartbreak, then the poems in this book can and will inspire you to understand that heartbreak and move on from it... NIGHTS UNDER PEACH TREES is a collection of poems written from the perspective of someone who has experienced relationship heartbreak and the struggle to move on from it. The author has written [...]
 
Book: The Realist by Zeph Wilks
Poetry that's sharp as a razor and darkly ironic. After years of drug abuse that led to he death of a few of my closest friends i withdrew into a agoraphobic hermitage. A few good friends encouraged me back from that darkest of places.i began reading poetry that was recommended to me by a friend and was fascinated by the the beauty and terror that can be encapsulated in a few powerful lines of [...]
 
Book: Shadows Of Life - A collection of poetry by Dr Nazreen
The Shadows of Life are emotions; the thoughts, desires, and aspirations trailing in our wake. Shadow-like in manner but shrouded by our physical form, we often seek to reveal them only in the darkness sometimes of the day but other times, of our lives. Segregated into three sections, this book is a compilation of poems and prose, dealing with quotidian feelings such as love, longing, [...]
 
Book: America We Need A Raise by Mark Mullen
Stagnated wages! Fewer good career opportunities! Absence of upward mobility! Middle Class Americans are dying - literally and figuratively - faster than any other place in the world. There is a pronounced wealth divide between the rich and the middle class in the United States. And it is getting worse every day. Many Americans, perhaps even you, will not be able to retire when planned. The [...]
 
Book: Drunk Dialing the Divine by Amber Koneval
How would you respond when a friend drunk-dials you to make a prayer request? What do you say when you are furious with God, but aren't willing to part with Him? How do you vent your frustrations to your Creator? When is it okay to be angry with God? Drunk Dialing the Divine is an attempt to capture a glimmer of the darker side of the emotional struggle of the deeply faithful. Though each poem [...]
 


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