Category: Poetry

Chimney and Co: The Poetic Story of A Family Cat

By Pamela Douglas

Chimney is a miles enjoyed kin cat who has selected to inform her personal tale in poetic shape as just a cat can. She charts her lifestyles from mischievous kittenhood to considerate adulthood within the corporation of 2 wonderful IRISH SETTERS. Cat enthusiasts and vendors all over will realize a lot of her methods and cat philosophy and people, who don't know cats good, can be stunned at their observational talents!

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The Lesser Tragedy of Death (Black Goat)

By Chris Abani

"[A] courageous and relocating tribute to a brother long gone off course; with ability, unflinching honesty, and redemptive compassion, Cristina García tracks his wonderful, advanced, and errant existence. . . . those poems are the gorgeous, painful, fabulous results of a trip to hell and again looking for the brother she loves. With this primary e-book of poems, García, one in every of our greatest novelists and storytellers, proves herself to be a skilled poet as well."—Julia Alvarez, writer of Saving the World

Cristina García is the writer of a number of novels—including Dreaming in Cuban—anthologies, and books for younger readers. a countrywide publication Award nominee, she can also be a vacationing professor and Black Mountain Institute instructing fellow in inventive writing on the college of Nevada, Las Vegas.

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Outside History: Selected Poems, 1980-1990

By Eavan Boland

An crucial quantity through one among our so much esteemed poets.

"[Boland is] an unique, dazzlingly talented writer.... Uncompromising mind, wry notion, and verbal brilliance.... a superbly based and sensual author, keenly attuned to the pleasures of shape and sound.... She's as musically proficient and as uncompromisingly clever as Seamus Heaney, and merits similar attention." ―David Walker, Field

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Where Water Comes Together with Other Water: Poems

By Raymond Carver

Winner of Poetry Magazine's Levinson Prize, an illuminating assortment from the center of his occupation, Raymond Carver's poems "function as distilled, heightened models of his tales, delivering us fugitive glimpses of standard lives at the edge" (Michiko Kakutani, the recent York Times).

From the alternate Paperback edition.

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Ancient Greek Lyrics

By Willis Barnstone

Ancient Greek Lyrics collects Willis Barnstone's dependent translations of Greek lyric poetry―including the main whole Sappho in English, newly translated. This quantity contains a consultant sampling of all of the major poets, from Archilochos, within the seventh century BCE, via Pindar and the opposite nice singers of the classical age, all the way down to the Hellenistic, Roman, and Byzantine sessions. William E. McCulloh's creation illuminates the varieties and improvement of the Greek lyric whereas Barnstone offers a quick biographical and literary comic strip for every poet and provides a considerable creation to Sappho―revised for this edition―complete with notes and resources. A thesaurus and up to date bibliography are included.

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Nowadays, everyone is getting an increasing number of fascinated with tune and for them, it has turn into part of their lifestyle. i've got endeavoured to give during this publication the medical and non secular issues of view on track and dance and so forth. those observations were quoted from a variety of books of Persian, Urdu and English languages.

I am very thankful to Maulana Sayyid Sa’eed Akhtar Rizvi, the executive Missionary of the Bilal Muslim venture of Tanzania for modifying and scrutinizing this attempt of mine.

I desire this book can help the readers in figuring out the philosophy of the guideline of Islam which forbids music.

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Streets in Their Own Ink: Poems

By Stuart Dybek

In a urban like that one may perhaps sail
through lifestyles led by means of a runaway hat.
The younger scattered in no matter what directions
their wild hair pointed and, gusting
into each other, they fell in love.
—from "Windy City"
In his moment e-book of poems, Stuart Dybek unearths awesome power within the similar bright imagery that animates his celebrated works of fiction. an excellent and deft enactment of position, those poems map the inner geographies of characters who inhabit serious and sometimes savage urban streets, discovering there a pressure that transfigures earlier and current, reminiscence and myth, sin and sanctity, nostalgia and the necessity to omit. filled with song and ecstasy, the poems of Streets of their personal Ink consecrate a shadowed, exchange urban of goals and retrospection that parallels a latest urban of not easy realities. all through, one reveals poetry enlivened via Dybek's signature expertise for translating "extreme and very good occasions right into a outstanding dailiness, as if the extreme have been in all places round us if basically anyone may let us know the place to look" (Geoffrey Wolff).

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Hospital Series (Vol. 19) (New Directions Poetry Pamphlets)

A poem cycle approximately sanatorium lifestyles and sickness by way of respected, twentieth-century Italian avant-gardist.

Hospital Series, a bruisingly intimate colloquy with an elusive lover, is Italian poet Amelia Rosselli’s virtuoso, subversive, neo-Petrarchan series of poems. Rosselli wrote a lot of the sequence within the mid Nineteen Sixties after being hospitalized for a psychological disease she suffered from for many of her lifestyles, and whose soreness shapes her language and tough imaginative and prescient. those explosive poems, a livid cacophonic crescendo of semantic and syntactic accumulations deeply popular by means of Pier Paolo Pasolini, position Rosselli one of the maximum writers of her iteration.

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Gesammelte Werke. Die Gedichte

By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Goethes Lyrik ist groß und gewaltig, klein und frech, ernst und witzig, tiefgründig, beiläufig und unerschöpflich. Sie ist das größte Dichtkunst-Universum, das in deutscher Sprache je entstanden ist. Goethes Gedichte sind ein Lebens-Werk im wahrsten Sinn des Wortes, geschrieben über einen Zeitraum von beinahe siebzig Jahren hinweg. Sie lassen sich immer neu erkunden und geben jedes Mal neue Facetten ihres Zaubers und Geheimnisses preis. Das macht mit dieser prächtig ausgestatteten variation besonders viel Freude. Passend zum Inhalt ist diese wunderschöne Geschenk-Ausgabe in edles Iris-Leinen gebunden und mit Goldprägung versehen.

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