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Beyond the Rift: Poets of the Palisades By Paul Nash
eBook (PDF): $5.00
Paul Nash, Senior Editor. A decade of poets featured at the North Jersey Literary Series, the liveliest poetry venue on the wrong side of the Hudson. This anthology of 39 poets shows the remarkable... More > variety and quality of work being done outside the Manhattan poetry hive. Emerging from the Gothic-oriented literary and arts magazine, The Rift, founded by Alda Xavier, the series has introduced new poets, while also providing a venue for established poets to reach new audiences. The work in this anthology helps make the case that the Muse has indeed flown to the provinces.< Less
Workers' Rites By Ellen LaFleche
eBook (PDF): $4.99
The 13th annual Philbrick Prize chapbook. Judge Dana Gioia writes: "Reviving the lyrical realist tradition of Anderson, Masters and E.A. Robinson ... a gallery of alternately evocative and... More > disturbing reveal the dark secrets of people we might normally take for granted."< Less
Other Rooms By Shirley Powell
eBook (PDF): $5.00
The neo-Romantic, neo-Gothic poetry that burst onto the New York poetry scene in the 1970s and 1980s comes to the fore in the haunting, spare poems of Shirley Powell. Her ghosts and demons spring not... More > from myth, but from the Midwest, from your grandmother's rocking chair.< Less
Rhode Island Writers' Circle 2007 Anthology By R I Writers' Circle
eBook (PDF): $7.94
Second anthology of writing by established and emerging writers in Rhode Island, selected by The Writers' Circle, Inc.
Rhode Island Writers Circle 2010 Anthology By R I Writers Circle
eBook (PDF): $4.99
Fiction, drama, nonfiction and poetry by Rhode Island authors.
Rhode Island Writers Circle Anthology 2003 By Rhode Island Writers Circle
eBook (PDF): $5.00
Prize-winning poetry, fiction and drama from the Rhode Island Writers' Circle.
Emily and Walt, Walt and Emily By John Burnett Payne
eBook (PDF): $5.00
Posthumous collection of poems by a well-known Manhattan poet of the 1970s. Includes complete text of several hard-to-find chapbooks. With a Foreword by Dennis Barone and an Afterword by Brett... More > Rutherford.< Less
Voices from the Void By Thomas D. Jones
eBook (PDF): $6.25
Second volume of poetry by Thomas D. Jones, a New Jersey-born poet now residing in Providence, RI. Lyrics and philosophical musings in the spirit of Whitman and Jeffers; narratives ranging from... More > Madame Butterfly to Egyptian mummies.< Less
The Raven and the Sun By Boria Sax
eBook (PDF): $5.00
Lyric poems and prose centered around ravens, crows and other animals. As much naturalist and folklorist as poet, Sax penetrates the mysterious world of these mythic birds.
Father Silicon By Joel Allegretti
eBook (PDF): $5.00
The gripping second collection of poems by Joel Allegretti, hyper-neo-romantic New Jersey poet. Dervishes, Holy Men, boy prostitutes, Eurydice, sea serpents, and Nico are unlikely bedmates in this... More > festering chapbook of alarming images and riveting language.< Less