Poem For The Day Two

Author: Nicholas Albery

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1446443132

Category: Poetry

Page: 400

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Poem for the Day Two is a repeat of the formula which made Poem for the Day such a well-loved favourite. There are 366 poems (one for each day of the year, and one for leap years), to delight, inspire and excite. Chosen for their magic and memorability, the poems in this anthology are an exultant mix of old and new from across the world, poems to learn by heart and take to heart.

Poem for the Day

366 Poems, Old and New, Worth Learning by Heart

Author: Nicholas Albery

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 185619499X

Category: English poetry

Page: 400

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Contains 366 poems, one for each day of the year (including leap years). Chosen for their narrative, resonance and rhythm, this title includes poems to learn by heart or treasure and enjoy. It features poets ranging from Yeats, Shakespeare, Housman and Kipling, to contemporary poets such as Wendy Cope, Carol Ann Duffy, Maya Angelou, and Thom Gunn.

Poems for the Day

Author: Sherril L. Carss

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1479723975

Category: Poetry

Page: 67

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My book Poems for the Day is a compilation of Poems written at a deeply tormented time of my life. I wrote my first poems when I was on a houseboat at Smiths Creek on Hawkesbury River in N.S.W. a time that seemed to pull the Poems out of me. That was in 2007, when I wrote my first Poetry, only about six Poems in all, I have included some of them in my book for you to read. Then no more Poems until the Christmas of 2010. From Christmas 2010 through 2011, I wrote poems like Mad Woman they just poured out of me, like a waterfall, and no one was more surprised than me! A very faith filled, anxiety laced time, and at this point space doesnt permit me to go in too. Sufficient to day, writing Poetry was a very comforting pass time for me, and being a big fan and student of William Shakespeare, Poetry has always held a Special Place in my Heart right from my Grade six reader, where I discovered My Country by Dorothy McKellar. It is my hope that whoever reads my poetry will be warmed inside out of by my Poems. Poems like When someone you love is sick will help you to understand where I was coming from at a very difficult and creative time in my life. Thank you for sharing my experience, for you makes it all worthwhile!

A Poem a Day

Author: Karen McCosker,Nicholas Albery

Publisher: Zoland Books, Incorporated

ISBN: 9781883642389

Category: Poetry

Page: 484

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Once upon a time, men and women of sense and sensibility knew by heart dozens of poems--Shakespeare's sonnets, stirring patriotic verse, odes to churchyards, and elegies for the departed. Poems are meant to be voiced, and A Poem a Day includes 366 poems old and new--one for each day of the year--worth learning by heart.

A Prayer As A Poem For Each Day

Author: Richard A. Dixon

Publisher: Xulon Press

ISBN: 1604776463

Category: Poetry

Page: 388

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This book, A PRAYER AS A POEM FOR EACH DAY, gives everyone a spiritual connection with the lifeline of God. Although these poems seem to be primarily for the Christian but you will find that much of the meaning of the words concentrate on the individual as being compassionate and doing the right thing in this world relationship with one and another. The rhyming of the words is like a musical background. Some of the poems help the reader to cope with the hurts and torments of their inner self and understanding the pains of their fellowman. It is prudent that we fundamentally deal with one day at a time to simplify our lives and we should pray daily. This book will be an excellent guideline. Each poem is a story emphasizing the virtues of goodness as tools to resolve problems and to find peace in the spiritual world. I'm Richard A. Dixon, author of this book, A PRAYER AS A POEM FOR EACH DAY, and in this AUTHOR BIO it will give you a genuine insight of a perfect example of a compassionate heart that was initiated by an early foundation of living in a Christian atmosphere with my Grandparents. My religion is my driving force. I have formally written three other books as a series of Spiritual poems. My Bachelor of Science has also helped me in my current writing endeavor. My conclusion is a poetic reminder: This book is not just to read for a day or a week or a month or even a year, this is for a lifetime to build your character and to bring your heart spiritual cheer. PRAY EVERYDAY OF YOUR LIFE TO CONFRONT THE WORLD OF SIN PRAY AND ACQUIRE HOPE AND DIRECTION PRAY AND LIVE UNTIL THE END.

Anthology of Poems

Some Verses, Some Acrostics, Some in Konkanim

Author: Gracienda Coutinho

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1477180524

Category: Poetry

Page: 194

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This book is dedicated to my dear late parents who taught me so much values of life which I am now implementing – these poems, which I hope the readers will enjoy, are an example of my parents talents.

Women's Poetry of the 1930s: A Critical Anthology

Author: Jane Dowson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134790554

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 224

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Where were the women of the so-called `Auden Generation'?During this era of rapidly changing gender roles,social values and world politics,women produced a rich variety of poetry.But until now their work has largely been lost or ignored;in Women's Poetry of the 1930s Jane Dowson finally redresses the balance and recovers women's place in the literary history of the interwar years.This comprehensive and beautifully edited collection includes: *Previously uncollected poems by authors such as Winifred Holtby and Naomi Mitchison *Poems which are now out of print,such as those by Vita Sackville-West and Frances Cornford *Poems previously neglected by poets including Ann Ridler and Sylvia Townsend Warner *An extensive critical introduction and individual biographies of each poet Poetry lovers,students and scholars alike will find Women's Poetry of the 1930s an invaluable resource and a collection to treasure.

Working Words

Creative Reading, Writing, and Teaching

Author: Christopher Davis

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 0595459501

Category: Art

Page: 204

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Writing can be learned but can't be taught. What can be taught is how to read as a writer and how to use what that tells us in our own writing. By reading in this way we will put our hand on Leo Tolstoy's, Ernest Hemingway's, Flannery O'Connor's, and others' as they create in order to discover what they did to make us believe in the worlds that explode out of their pages, worlds that conjured in us the passion that brought us to our own attempt at the art of writing. Creative writing teacher and author Christopher Davis discusses the craft of the best writers in order to understand how they did their work, helps students to become good writers by finding the right way to read, and encourages good teachers to be better shepherds. Brilliant and inspirational, Working Words is a must for every student and teacher of writing. "The artistry of novelist Christopher Davis is one of the secrets of contemporary fiction."-Don Gold, Chicago Sun-Times

Poems for the Young at Heart

Love, Infatuation, Patriotism, Inspiration, and Friendship

Author: Ltc Ret Samuel Lombardo

Publisher: Dorrance Publishing

ISBN: 1434929892

Category: Poetry

Page: 70

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The author has always loved beauty, and having moved countless times while in the service in his army career, he finds that each area has something delightful to offer. The natural scenery and the architecture each place has are different―as well as the women. When he sees women who strike him as beautiful, with special qualities, though some he’ll never meet, he is inspired to write about them. Experience firsthand his thoughts and feelings for the lovely women who graced his life and made it more vibrant.

Poems for the World

Author: Clarence Johnson

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1481749285

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 174

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My book consist of Love poems, Comical Poems, Everyday Living, Respect for your mother and father, Better Relations with others, Making it through the Day, Job situations, Relationships, the truth and Christians Poems. This is my second book and my first book was titled Inspirational Poems for You and Me, written in 2005.

Warrior Poet Wisdom Vol. I

Peace

Author: Miro,Ph D Ph D Miro

Publisher: eBookIt.com

ISBN: 1456605194

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 85

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Gone are the days of swords and shields, knights and paladins. But warriors still walk among us. Their strength and grace is as effective in dealing with today's challenges as it was in olden times. Their intensity and resolve can be applied to every task in our day to day lives, from work to working out. Their patience and focus are essential to living a stress-free life. Their courage and fortitude allow us to seek success and happiness, not simply wait for it as so many others do. Their selflessness and love reveals to us the greatest purpose in life: service to others. Their balance and peace ensures that nothing will ever shake any of our other virtues. All of these elements combine to form the greatest inspirational tool of all: wisdom. Peace + strength + grace + intensity + resolve + patience + fortitude + selflessness + focus + balance + courage + love = wisdom

Where are the Love Poems for Dictators?

Author: E. Ethelbert Miller

Publisher: Open Hand Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 9780940880658

Category: Poetry

Page: 93

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Using simple, accessible and direct language, the poems of this book display a profound concern for humanity and challenge the proposition that anything is ordinary. Miller opens people's minds, shaking them to think and to be free.

Poems For The Pocket

Author: Tim Truzy

Publisher: BookRix

ISBN: 3736838166

Category: Poetry

Page: 19

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In this collection of poetry, Truzy takes us on a journey of vivid, phantasmagorical images used to illustrate poignant experiences, whether first-hand or fantastical. - Erin Bernstein, contributor to Simple Vows "Poems for the Pocket" is a delightful collection of complex and spiritually uplifting poetry. A great read!"- Lori Blake (Photographer/Writer), "Blue Mango Images" Contributor: Muse Magazine for Women.

No Regrets, Inspirational Poems for the Mind! Body! & Soul!

Author: Peter J. Manosh

Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing

ISBN: 1608601102

Category: Poetry

Page: 64

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"If you could turn back time, who would you be?" Once a question posed of me, I answered back; "I would be who I am today!" "Do you have any regrets you'd like to say?" Another question that was asked of me. No Regrets! Inspirational Poems for the Mind! Body! & Soul! is a book filled with poems of nature, of beauty, of love and of life. Each poem reflects experiences in the author's life, his memories and his feelings. No Regrets! Inspirational Poems for the Mind! Body! & Soul! is written in a way that anyone can place themselves into a poem and experience emotions and memories, and to have a moment in time they can call their own.

More Poems for People

Author: Milton Acorn

Publisher: Dundurn

ISBN: 9780919600102

Category: Poetry

Page: 112

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Known as The Peoples Poet, Acorn won the Canadian Poetry Prize in 1970 and the Governor Generals Award in 1975.

My Book of Stories& Poems for Children&Parents

Author: Sharon Hass

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1312059311

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 38

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This is a book that I put together over the years with short stories I've written, many of my poems and a few extras I wrote for parents to read with their children(ages 3&up) and when the children learn to read they can read it to their parents. It is dedicated to my cousins daughter Sterling Miller. I hope she will enjoy the book and that she can share it with her friends.

Poems for Pastors for Sermons Volume One

Seventy Five Poems

Author: Joseph De Lucia

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781465322944

Category: Poetry

Page: 158

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The book I wrote contains twenty-four questions, sixteen personal poems, and thirty-five general poems. The General poems are directed towards people who do not know the Lord as well as towards people that do know the Lord. The questions I have asked are directed towards the saved, and the unsaved