Poetry

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100 POEMS

Written by Heaney, Seamus
Selected poems from a Nobel laureate
August 11, 2020 | Paperback | Farrar, Straus and Giroux | 192 Pages |
$16.00
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WHERE TO BEGIN: A SMALL BOOK ABOUT YOUR POWER TO CREATE BIG CHANGE

Written by Wade, Cleo
"Author and poet Cleo Wade will make your day with her inspiring and uplifting outlook on life" (People) and she returns with another moving collection of poems, mantras, and illustrations encouraging you to remain hopeful and harness your inner power and create change through self-care and social justice. If you are ready to be a part of building a society rooted in love,
April 14, 2020 | Paperback | Atria Books | 192 Pages |
$17.99
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POSSIBILITY OF BEING: A SELECTION OF POEMS

Written by Rilke, Rainer Maria
Possibility of Being is a selection of poems by one of the most moving and original writers of this century, Rainer Maria Rilke (1857-l926).
January 17, 1977 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 127 Pages |
$14.95
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SEASONS OF LIFE: A COMPANION FOR THE POETIC JOURNEY

Written by Hesse, Hermann
A never-before-seen volume of poetry by the preeminent poet laureate Herman Hesse--a beautiful companion to Seasons of the Soul and the author's better-known prose work. Organized into four parts--spring, summer, autumn, and winter--The Seasons of Life relates the transitions in nature to the organic progressions of human life from birth through death.
August 11, 2020 | Paperback | North Atlantic Books | 160 Pages |
$17.95
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GOD'S GREEN EARTH

Written by Kocot, Noelle
The poems of Noelle Kocot's latest collection are ones of acute astonishment, tracking the intense spiritual and ecstatic elements that pervade the everyday world, the "fine surges of torrential / Probabilities" amid the "flotsam strewn under this compromised / Heaven." Bleak yet full of glory, these poems are a quest that showcase a poet at her visionary and poetic heights, where every turn of li
May 5, 2020 | Hardcover | Wave Books | 80 Pages |
$35.00
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SCENES OF LIFE AT THE CAPITAL

Written by Whalen, Philip
Written from 1969 to 1971, West Coast Beat poet Philip Whalen's "Scenes of Life at the Capital" is a lasting testament to the ambition, range, powers, and devotion of this crucially important American voice.
May 5, 2020 | Paperback | Wave Books | 152 Pages |
$18.00
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DMZ COLONY

Written by Choi, Don Mee
Woven from poems, prose, photographs, and drawings, Don Mee Choi's DMZ Colony is a tour de force of personal and political reckoning set over eight acts.
April 7, 2020 | Paperback | Wave Books | 152 Pages |
$20.00
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BIRDS

Written by Benton, William
As Ronald Johnson wrote, William Benton's witty and inventive Birds single-handedly resurrected the Concrete Poetry movement. Pigeons, lovebirds, and Flaubert's parrot appear here as "quirky and comical birds far more bird-like than most portraits rendered by heavier hands" (Peter Matthiessen).
May 5, 2020 | Paperback | Nightboat Books | 96 Pages |
$12.95
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GARDEN TIME

Written by Merwin, W S
Composed as he lost his eyesight, W.S. Merwin's final and exquisite book brims with longing, loss, and unanswerable questions. In Garden Time, Merwin's luminous, ethereal voice gently interrogates mortality; at the very end of his life, he sings lovingly to a tireless world--although not without trepidation.
April 7, 2020 | Paperback | Copper Canyon Press | 90 Pages |
$16.00
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ASYLUM: A PERSONAL, HISTORICAL, NATURAL INQUIRY IN 103 LYRIC SECTIONS

Written by Bialosky, Jill
This book-length sequence by the critically acclaimed poet is a seeker's story, revealing personal and historical traumas and how we search for understanding and meaning in their wake. In Asylum, poet Jill Bialosky embarks on a Virgilian journey, building a narrative sequence from 103 elegant poems and prose sections that cohere in their intensity and their need to explore darkne
August 4, 2020 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 144 Pages |
$27.00

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