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Book: Crystal Haiku: Nature Poetry That ROCKS! by Brenda DeHaan
Haiku, which started in Japan over 400 years ago, is poetry that's only three lines long. The first line and third lines have 5 syllables while the second line gets 7 syllables. That's it: 3 lines, 17 syllables. The beauty of haiku is its brevity that is still complete enough to convey meaning and emotion. It often has nature themes. Crystal Haiku combines poetry with photographs of 42 different [...]
 
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: 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: Desert Ramblings - Arid Ebbs of Consciousness by Kit Clayton
If you have ever desired to stand at the peak of a mountain, and feel the power of Earth whispering to you, this anthology is for you. If you have ever felt a soft breeze which evoked you being able to see messages being blown by, these poems will have meaning for you. Spaces and places have deeper universal meaning, and by opening our soul and allowing it to look and listen, and then to see and [...]
 
Book: Wildernest - Four Seasons in Nature Poems by Michelle Prout
Wildernest Four Seasons in Nature - Poems - Michelle Prout's Wildernest is a poetry collection of vivid and heartfelt reflections on life and love in the canyon, the Rocky Mountains and many other extraordinary places; including explorations into the fantasy world of woodland fairies. The book is artfully divided into into four seasonal sections, with original art, reflecting the changes in the [...]
 
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: When Angels Fingerpaint - Poetry of Life by Heather Fraser
In the following poems, I reflect upon life's precious moments as I see them. It is my hope that this book will tug a little at those strings of your heart that knows there's more to life that what we can see with our physical eyes. Perhaps in the knowing, we will recognize our own great magnificence as a soul simply experiencing a physical life for a short while, and come to understand our [...]
 
Book: Poems of Living, Loving & Lore by J C Edwards
Poems of Living Loving and Lore This book is a journey through the seasons of life Living explores the simple beauty of nature a child s rapturous delight in rain showers and the beginning of summer the tragic plight of the homeless forgotten souls and our struggles to overcome obstacles and finally have the courage to stand in our own personal power Loving guides us through deep wells of emotion [...]
 
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: 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: Nature Spirits and Bermuda's Fairy Kingdom - Teachings of Norina - The Fairy Queen by Jouko Tapio Kärkelä
Bermuda's Fairy Kingdom - Teachings of Norina, The Fairy Queen, is an eBook directed to all people who are living in Bermuda or only visiting this beautiful island in the middle of The Atlantic Ocean, as tourists. It is also useful for everybody who is interested in Bermuda's original nature and ecology. Otherwise this book is an illustrated journey to Bermuda's nature with suggestions how to [...]
 
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: 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: Selected Poems by Peter J. Maher
My first book of poetry explores our emotional response to love, hate and regret. Each poem attempts to discover the meaning behind our journey through life.The collection is only a sample of my poetry and will be followed by a second collection dealing specifically with our reactions to this fast-paced world. I sincerely hope that my readers will be able to identify with my poetry and perhaps [...]
 
Book: Ricochet by Mallory Rowe
If an experience can generate a poem that somehow captures its essence, then a poem -- itself an experience -- can beget a new poem that shares its being. As lovers find in each other their lost halves, these pairs of poems have made each other whole. Peter's responses to Mallory's original haiku help to bookend ideas that we both hold deeply and shared long before we met.
 
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: 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: Crown of Stars by Mallory Rowe
Crown of Stars is Mallory Rowe's fourth and largest book. This collection of haiku is the culmination of five years of work using the haiku format. Mallory combines all of her previous subject matters to create a total world of observations and insight. Some readers' reviews: "Mallory is a poet on the top of her game, I've enjoyed her past works and this one feels like a culmination of sorts, [...]
 
Book: A Radiant Womb by Mallory Rowe
A Radiant Womb is Mallory Rowe's third book and is devided into two sections: As Above and So Below. Mallory explores tge connection of all living things in this book.All things come from the Universe and her radiant womb. Some reviews: "Mallory hits it out of the park once again, with this almost all too brief treatise on hope and hopelessness. Her imagery is stunning, and her command of form [...]
 
Book: Days of Destruction by Gary Beck
Days of Destruction is a poetry book that explores the anguish and delight in everyday life and the horrors and wonders that man has contrived. From the simplest painful observation of a homeless women's struggle to survive a world grown alien, to a government sponsored of a misguided military invasion of Somalia, the poems take the reader on a journey both familiar and foreign. The poems are [...]
 
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: SONiC STREAMING by M. Anthony Sacco
A continuation of the poetic writing of M. Anthony Sacco containing a variety of longer poems, photographic prompts, and poetic tweet-length entries. As with previous writings and his presence on Twitter and YouTube, Sonic Streaming covers a lot of ground with interesting results for the reader. The work is indicative of Sacco's poetic reflections as a response to everyday life, as well as, his [...]
 
Book: Rainbows And Dreams by Michelle Murray
I have always loved poetry, the freedom of expression, the beauty of it. I choose the cover because some of my poems were inspired by nature, and as a reminder to dream. Rainbows and Dreams was born! I hope my readers enjoy the collection of different poems from nature to fantasy. This book has a little bit of everything for everyone. It is for readers of all ages. I did not do research, but [...]
 
Book: The Catalysts by Anamika
We are all part of the cosmic world. We are responsible for the experiences we have, the people we interact with and the situations we create. But there is also an element of some things being pre-ordained, which we have no control over. If we experience misfortune, we blame our luck and curse our existence even. But in truth, the hardship was sent our way so we may learn from it. It breaks the [...]
 
Book: Looking Inward - 50 Haiku for Reflection & Introspection by Mallory Rowe
Looking Inward gives readers 50 haiku that inspire introspection. There are five sections By contemplating the nature of our universe, the reader will understand themselves more. The depths of each person are endless, and the poems in this book help each person search those depths. One reviewer wrote: "So much of the beauty rendered through haiku lives in the words evanescing into a natural image [...]
 
Book: The Masterpiece - The Beginning of a Journey by Robinson Rojas
Life is full of different events taking place that affect us spiritually, socially, physically, and emotionally. My poetry helps people who want to be happy in their life and get away from all the negativity around them. People will connect with these poems because it's based on actual life experiences that occurs to most of us.
 
Book: Compass Season - Find Your Bearings Through Nature's Inspiration by J. Bragstad
A Nature book to relax to. A nature book before bed. An adult nature books to relieve stress. A book club nature book. Wonderful essays about the northern landscape. Applicable to everyday life. Written by a former counselor and canoe guide who knows how to navigate both the personal and the world of wilderness. "What a spectacular companion to any morning." "Beautifully written. I know I will [...]
 
Book: Life's Rhythms by Vickie Johnstone
Old meets new in this collection of 316 haiku, composed in the traditional pattern of three lines with 5-7-5 syllables. Subjects include: nature, life, animals, loss, love, longing, hope, the seasons, dreams and time. Reviews: "I feel the trees swaying, birds and squirrels playing. Reading her poems were like that, inspiring, heart felt and full of wonder. An emotional experience." Patricia Kemp [...]
 
Book: Poems About Life, Love, And Everything In Between by JoAnne Myers
Poems About Life, Love, and Everything in Between, was inspired by nature, spiritualism, inspiration, family, and life in general. I is a heartwarming read, written with love and respect for others. Some poems were written in times of sorrow, others in times of joyous celebration. Life if like that. Each poem was written by the author according to her life and the pleasures and struggles that [...]
 
Book: Bahrain Insect Portraits (Bahrain Nature Book 2) by Jouko Tapio Kärkelä
This book is neither a complete introduction to the entomofauna of Eastern Arabia, nor a complete sourcebook representing Bahrain's Insect world. The aim of this photography book is mainly to show the reader some of the most fascinating insect species still existing on Bahrain island and encourage people to protect and respect Bahrain unique nature. It is also an entomological field study carried [...]
 
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: These Ties by William Bortz
...We find that this earth, continuously turns. And the fires that power it, continuously burn. The sounds that we hear, are nothing to fear. But the creation of us, and everything that we love. We find that we are all a part, of the same beating heart. And right where we end up, is right where we start.
 
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 [...]
 


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