The Transnational Vol. 4: A bilingual Literary Magazine by Weam Namou,Christian Knieps,Markus Gragert,Thomas

By Weam Namou,Christian Knieps,Markus Gragert,Thomas Ország-Land,Cassandra Ricard,Soamiely Andriamananjara,Paul Perilli,Robert D. Kirvel,Lois Roma-Deeley,Sarah Katharina Kayß

The Transnational is a bilingual literary journal which publishes authors from all over the global who supply a brand new method of the political and social panorama of the twenty first century. world wide. In English & German.
Texts that are released within the Transnational can dissolve latest limitations or recommend new ones. they could make us query our ideals, champion social justice and human rights, conflict and mental violence, giving upward thrust to provocative or soothing ideas. We think that each one nice literature is innovative and beneficial. nice writers are sincere. They name upon us as readers to event the intangible.

The Transnational ist ein zweisprachiges Literaturmagazin, in dem Autoren aus aller Welt veröffentlicht werden, die sich auf kreative artwork und Weise mit der politischen und sozialen Landschaft des 21. Jahrhunderts beschäftigen. Weltweit. Auf Englisch & Deutsch.
Die Texte, die im Transnational veröffentlicht werden, sprengen im Idealfall althergebrachte Grenzen oder gestalten die imaginäre Landschaft um sich herum neu. Sie können unser geistiges Fundament in Frage stellen, unsere Vorstellungen von einer sozialen Gerechtigkeit, von Menschenrechten, Kriegen, physischer oder psychologischer Gewalt - sie können beruhigen oder provozieren. Wir glauben, dass gute Literatur nicht nur notwendig, sondern revolutionär ist und gute Schriftsteller es schaffen, den Leser auf eine ehrliche paintings und Weise etwas nicht unmittelbar Greifbares durch Worte erleben zu lassen.

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The Golden Wheel: A Collection of Poetry by Julia Cooley Altrocchi

By Julia Cooley Altrocchi

The Golden Wheel is Julia Cooley Altrocchi’s fourth poetry anthology, upon which she used to be operating whilst she died at age seventy nine. the quick poems selected exemplify the extensive spectrum of Julia’s aesthetic pursuits -- love, nature, optimism, philosophic mirrored image, the grandeur of heritage and shuttle, sleek formative years, and the which means of Life.
The editors, a son and a granddaughter, have enriched this anthology with a sampling of her younger poetry in addition to robust lengthy narrative poems of their entirety -- Black Boat, which describes one in all global warfare II’s least-known American racial injustices, and Chicago: Epic urban, for which she received, at age seventy five, first prize in Poet Lore’s nationwide Narrative Poem Contest.
This choice of poetry illuminates the evolution and entire sweep of Julia Cooley Altrocchi’s literary creativity and artistry.

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How Lovely the Ruins: Inspirational Poems and Words for by Spiegel & Grau,Elizabeth Alexander

By Spiegel & Grau,Elizabeth Alexander

A wide-ranging number of inspirational poetry and prose bargains readers solace, viewpoint, and the braveness to persevere within the years ahead.

In occasions of non-public problem or collective anxiousness, phrases have the facility to supply convenience, that means, and desire. The prior 12 months has obvious a resurgence of poetry and encouraging quotes—posted on social media, showing on bestseller lists, shared from buddy to buddy. Honoring this communal spirit, How stunning the Ruins is a undying number of either vintage and modern poetry and brief prose that may be of assist in tricky times—selections that supply knowledge and goal, and that let us to step out of our present second to realize a brand new standpoint at the international round us in addition to the realm within.

The poets and writers featured during this ebook characterize the variety of our nation in addition to voices past our borders, together with Maya Angelou, W. H. Auden, Danez Smith, Rumi, Emily Dickinson, Naomi Shihab Nye, Alice Walker, Adam Zagajewski, Langston Hughes, Wendell Berry, Anna Akhmatova, Yehuda Amichai, and Robert Frost. And the booklet opens with a beautiful foreword by means of Elizabeth Alexander, whose poem “Praise track for the Day,” brought on the inauguration of President Barack Obama, ushered in an period of optimism. In works celebrating our ability for compassion, our patriotism, our correct to protest, and our skill to persevere, How attractive the Ruins is a beacon that illuminates our shared humanity, permitting us connection in a fractured world.

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Able Muse, Winter 2014 (No. 18 - print edition) (Able Muse, by Wendy Videlock,Gustavo Thomas,Alexander Pepple

By Wendy Videlock,Gustavo Thomas,Alexander Pepple

this is often the seminannual capable Muse evaluation (Print version) - iciness 2014 factor, quantity 18. This factor keeps the culture of masterfully crafted poetry, fiction, essays, paintings & images, and booklet stories that experience turn into synonymous with the capable Muse—online and in print. After greater than a decade of on-line publishing excellence, capable Muse print version continues the superlative average of the paintings offered these types of years within the on-line variation, and, the capable Muse Anthology (Able Muse Press, 2010).

". . . [ capable MUSE ] fills an enormous hole in knowing what's relatively taking place in early twenty-first century American poetry." – Dana Gioia.

CONTENTS:

WITH THE 2014 capable MUSE WRITE PRIZE FOR POETRY & FICTION —
Includes the successful tale and poems from the competition winners and finalists.

EDITORIAL — Alexander Pepple.

FEATURED ARTIST — Gustavo Thomas.

FEATURED POET — Wendy Videlock;
(Interviewed by way of David Mason).

ART & images — Adel Souto.

FICTION — Tamas Dobozy, Maxine Rosaler, Michael Lacare, Bridget Apfeld, Anthony Mastroianni, J. Preston Witt.

ESSAYS — N.S. Thompson, Michael Cohen, Barbara Haas, Derek Furr.

BOOK studies — Martin McGovern, Hollis Seamon.

POETRY — Hailey Leithauser, Catharine Savage Brosman, Katharine Coles, Susan McLean, Jeredith Merrin, Lisa Huffaker, Len Krisak, Gail Tyson, Stephen Kampa, Terese Coe, Robert W. Crawford, Marilyn L. Taylor, Catherine Chandler, Judith Kunst, Paul Verlaine, Diane Furtney, Teresa Milbrodt, Kathryn Locey, Peter Austin, Kyle Potvin, Roy Bentley, Pierre de Ronsard, Frank De Canio, Dorie deWitt LaRue, J.P. Grasser, Zara Raab, Duane Caylor, Anne-Marie Thompson, Scott M. Miller, Eric Berlin.

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Thoughtful Moments and Sayings: The Complete Collection by Robert F. Edwards Edwards

By Robert F. Edwards Edwards

This booklet includes not just a few considerate moments of the author Robert F. Edwards, however the dates besides. For over 36 years, the sayings and the dates replicate in a few small manner as a diary of the author.

Nevertheless, if the reader takes any web page and displays at the date; they could walk again of their time of what used to be occurring to them or to the realm round them.

To say that this can be a list of 36 years of historical past will be absolutely deceptive. despite the fact that, it really is slightly the historical past of the author and his suggestions at the date that he wrote them.

There isn't any doubt whatever that a few of these sayings, in addition to the dates that they have been written on could have a few that means or an enduring second for the reader.

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Red Daughters in a Foreign Spotlight: A Collection of Poems by Marleen Rita Duckhorn

By Marleen Rita Duckhorn

purple Daughters in a international highlight (Published November 22, 2008), is Marleen Rita Duckhorn's first released ebook. it's a choice of poems within which she grants a plethora of worldly and lighthearted subject matters, with barely enough humor to be wistful but a laugh with the flip of each web page.

BOOK studies

One factor to be acknowledged approximately Duckhorn's poetry; readers get worth for his or her funds. Duckhorn in actual fact owes a lot to Emily Dickinson, one other girl recognized for filling books to the brim with short items. occasionally, the poet has a good looking ear for pregnant-though mundane-symbols, as illustrated in "The web Weight of the Chess Set." She frequently turns out to have a true knack for phraseology, as with the fast comic strip "Who Can Master?": "Who can giggle in the middle of turmoil / Whose open center be so pushed / Bend down and kiss the great earth / And remain satisfied whilst shelter's now not given?"

--Kirkus Discoveries

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Verses From A Life: A Collection Of Poetry by John Cimasi

By John Cimasi

John Louis Cimasi spent his formative years on a farm at the outskirts of the small village of Portland, in western big apple nation. He grew as much as develop into a profitable businessman and entrepreneur.

Some of the poems in his new assortment, Verses from a Life, replicate this good fortune tale. different comment on deeply own moments or musings.

Cimasi has been writing poetry for greater than six many years. He performs and experiments with a number of poetic types, visible kinds, and metrical styles. His diversity indicates a few eclectic inspirations.

Cimasi recounts his first stumble upon along with his spouse in “Meeting Deborah.” Poems like “Justice, Betrayal” and “Love everlasting” discover their topics with ardour and bold. Cimasi weaves in classical and mythological references to boot. A poem devoted to a spider turns into “Pity terrible Arachne.” different poems take on various spiritual traditions and the biggest questions we are facing in existence.

Cimasi is an avid tune lover, and he contains numerous odes to varied composers and items. His ardour for song comes out within the musicality of his paintings. Readers are inspired to learn aloud to event the whole impact of the poems.

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Robert Fergusson: Selected Poems by Robert Fergusson,James Robertson

By Robert Fergusson,James Robertson

This variation, first released in 2000 to mark the 250th anniversary of Fergusson's delivery, and revised in 2007, includes all his poems in Scots, a variety of poems in English, an introductory essay, revised orthography, massive footnotes, 8 illustrations and a entire word list. stated as an important impression on Burns, Robert Fergusson used to be a awesome poet in his personal correct. All his paintings used to be produced in the course of a number of short years, delighting readers with its power and gear. even supposing he wrote a lot verse within the then stylish sort of Augustan English, it really is his Scots verse which, in its nice heat, humanity, satire, and hilarious comedy, is his enduring legacy. His paintings covers the total gamut of human feelings and event and his material levels from drunken encounters with the infamous urban defend to quieter reflections on pastoral issues. Fergusson died in 1774 on the age of basically 24.

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Blue Morning River: A Poetry Collection by Thea Schiller

By Thea Schiller

THE BLUE MORNING RIVER poetry assortment comprises poems of affection, nature ,social id, loss and spirituality growing poetic vignettes in the course of the geography of private event and private philosophy. Poems take place on the dangle bar looking forward to decompression, shoaling rapids to work out the melting of the iced Phoenix, listening to the Overture on the Piano, or striking out within the Kitchen Café. Poems dance a conventional waltz, a Cajun two-step and a local American Feather Dance. Even a “Heartbeat” that has been a moan achieves “Precious Flight.”

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