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Jail Verse: Poems from Kondengui Prison By Enoh Meyomesse
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While at the Kondengui Central Prison in Yaoundé, Enoh Meyomesse self-published a powerful collection of poetry: Poème carcéral. PEN activists have translated these poems into... More > English - amplifying a voice that the Cameroon government seeks to silence.< Less
POEMS OF THE LOSERS By Thoi Huu Nguyen
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What is special is the fact that the ideas, the themes, the poems in this anthology were nurtured, written in the darkness of the jails, behind the barbwire fences of the concentration camps, after... More > fits of painful diseases or blows of torture...or occasionally, less miserable, on the fields or milpas, or somewhere else while they were working trying to make a living by doing all kinds of odd jobs: as a pedicab driver,a carpenter,a fisherman, a security guard, a tutor,a porter... Also, some poems were written during the later years in foreign lands where they had been accepted as refugees to “start a new life” or to “be exiled” in strange places, an ocean apart from their own homeland.< Less
Rosey Posey Poems By Michael D'Orazio
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These murderous poems were constructed in the County Jail in 2013. Rosey Posey was inspired by a woman named Rose who was a patient at Building 50 in Norristown, which is the local crisis psyche... More > ward. The writer met her there in center hall where all of the worst cases are committed. There he wrote the first poem, and then the rest in Jail. Hope you enjoy them.< Less
Death of an Image and Other Poems By Travis Catsull
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The 3rd book of poetry by Travis Catsull. The poems were written in various countries between 2001 – 2005. Topics include women, drinking, being in jail and traveling. Surreal, experimental and... More > imaginative writing. Book designed by Cheyenne Gallion and Dustin Coffey. This book is the pre-cursor to the upcoming release Black Moon Elevator scheduled for release spring / summer 2011.< Less
Death of an Image and Other Poems By Travis Catsull
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The 3rd book of poetry by Travis Catsull. The poems were written in various countries between 2001 – 2005. Topics include women, drinking, being in jail and traveling. Surreal, experimental and... More > imaginative writing. Book designed by Cheyenne Gallion and Dustin Coffey. This book is the pre-cursor to the upcoming release Black Moon Elevator scheduled for release spring / summer 2011.< Less
Death of an Image and Other Poems By Travis Catsull
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The 3rd book of poetry by Travis Catsull. The poems were written in various countries between 2001 – 2005. Topics include women, drinking, being in jail and traveling. Surreal, experimental and... More > imaginative writing. Book designed by Cheyenne Gallion and Dustin Coffey. This book is the pre-cursor to the upcoming release Black Moon Elevator scheduled for release spring / summer 2011.< Less
From Anger to Triumph: My Life in Poems By Kyler Richards
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I've led a pretty crazy life so far. The poems within this book chronicle that life from the time I was 15 and suffered my very first loss through the days leading up to my thirtieth birthday. It's a... More > book of life, love, loss and triumph! **Writer's note: I never spent time in jail. The poems relating to time served were based off the feelings I was told by someone who was.**< Less
Centres of Treatment: Selected Poems, 1992-2006 By Douglas Isaac
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These are big city poems, hip, and often brutally frank, yet seldom without humor, incisive wit, flashes of satire. As Irish critic Abigail McCullough says, Isaac's poems, "brim with intensity,... More > yet every word and metaphor is handled with iron-like discipline. Lesser poets would stumble.” The title poem wickedly, and hilariously, juxtaposes the responses of two men-—a con just out of jail and a befuddled, if keenly observant, middle age professional-—to the often unproven therapies administered in addiction treatment centers.< Less
Centres of Treatment: Selected Poems, 1992-2006 By Douglas Isaac
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These are big city poems, hip, and often brutally frank, yet seldom without humor, incisive wit, flashes of satire. As Irish critic Abigail McCullough says, Isaac's poems, "brim with intensity,... More > yet every word and metaphor is handled with iron-like discipline. Lesser poets would stumble.” The title poem wickedly, and hilariously, juxtaposes the responses of two men-—a con just out of jail and a befuddled, if keenly observant, middle age professional-—to the often unproven therapies administered in addiction treatment centers.< Less
Poems of my imprisonment(Given patient,long-suffering and endurance by God's love) By Allesa Nellum, Jones
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MY FIRST TIME IN JAIL, AND ALL THAT I ENDURED WHILE DEVELOPING PATIENTS, AND KNOWING THAT GODWAS WITH ME IN MY LONG-SUFFERING. ALSO HOW I HELP OTHER WOMEN BELIEVE THEY COULD MAKE IT, GIVEN... More > INSPIRATION OF PEOMS WHILE LOCK UP, AND DEVELOPED CLOSNESS WITH GOD....< Less

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