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Category: Poetry Anthologies

New PDF release: Other Voices, Other Lives: A Grace Cavalieri Collection

By Grace Cavalieri

Other Voices, different Lives is a variety of poems, performs, and interviews drawn from over forty years of labor by means of one in all America's such a lot liked and influential girls of letters. Grace Cavalieri writes of women's lives, loves, and paintings in a large number of voices. The booklet additionally contains interview excerpts from her public radio sequence, The Poet & the Poem. Her incisive interviews with Robert Pinsky, Lucille Clifton, and Josephine Jacobsen supply profound insights into the writing existence.
This sequence is dedicated to career-spanning collections from writers who meet the next 3 standards: nearly all of their books were released by means of self sustaining presses; they're energetic in additional than one literary style; and they're constant and influential champions of the paintings of different writers, no matter if via publishing, reviewing, educating, mentoring, or a few mixture of those. Modeled after the “readers” renowned in academia within the mid-20th centuries, our Legacy sequence permits readers to track the arc of an important writer's literary improvement in one, consultant volume.

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A Bird And Its Albatross: An Allegorical Tale - download pdf or read online

By Liz Longo

A time in the past in wondrous Australia, there lived a truly attractive but depression fowl. He lived in a dense previous tree beside a river. All day, the Cockatiel sat as nonetheless as metal. yet within the night, he could jump alongside from department to department attempting to settle in for the evening. His concepts have been as deep because the evening sky...

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Download e-book for iPad: A Collection of Short Poetry: The Ramblings of My Mind by S. Robinson

By S. Robinson

Who is aware what every day might carry? disappointment or pleasure? Love or bitterness?

In A choice of brief Poetry: The Ramblings of My Mind, poet S. Robinson speaks frankly approximately relationships, goals, and the typical struggles that problem us all. From being loopy in like to being sour approximately breaking apart, she exposes the depths of her center as she bravely strives to stay open to what lifestyles holds for her.

Though a number of the poems take care of love misplaced and different heartaches, a non secular thread ties the items jointly and lifts the final message of the e-book to at least one of wish as Robinson reminds readers that each day is helpful and, in any case, the reality rather will set you free.

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Read e-book online Magical Trains / Strange Fire: A Collection of Old and New PDF

By Gabriel Emanuel

Don’t settle
not for buses or hostages
north winds or no names
demand bathe heads in slum baths
drink now not from the bottle
but from the glass
let hot nutrients be hot
throw again the cat fish
take off your rubber
reject digital tranquilizers
and fans who simply are looking to be friends
satisfied like vice-presidents
or lifeless tax payers
waiting for a refund.
—From "Don't Settle" (Magical Trains)

Magical Trains/Strange fireplace is a set of poems written by means of the writer seeing that he first all started writing poetry on the age of eighteen. this can be a choice of many of the poems that experience survived the weather and the years. The poems are on numerous themes yet commonly they're approximately concerns of the center.

Gabriel Emanuel is a Canadian born author and legal professional (Canada/Israel) and the writer of 2 released degree performs "Children of Night", set in a Jewish orphanage within the Warsaw Ghetto, and "Einstein", a one guy play concerning the recognized physicist.

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Whetu Moana: An Anthology of Polynesian Poetry by Robert Sullivan PDF

By Robert Sullivan

Whetu Moana is the 1st anthology of latest Polynesian poetry in English edited by means of Polynesians. It collects poems written over the past 20 years from greater than 60 poets in Aotearoa, Hawaii, Tonga, Samoa, the cook dinner Islands, Niue and Rotuma. recognized poets like Hone Tuwhare, Alistair Campbell and Haunani-Kay Trask are joined via gifted younger voices, the poets showing in alphabetical order in a fashion that offers either an total Polynesian id and attention on person kind. conventional laments combine with street-smart rap rhythms; photos of seascapes and landscapes mingle with pictures of city slums. Political anger is a robust strength in those poems yet many are own and specific. Whetu Moana unearths an energetic, altering, diversified, artistic scene, which confronts either a posh colonial earlier and a fast-moving international current with power, braveness and vitality.

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