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How to Tell if Your Frog Is Dead: Stories
Julie Roorda
2019
ePub
A tour guide leads a Valentine's Day-themed ghost walk, visiting the sites of horrific, yet romantic, deaths. A homicide cop solves tough cases using tips from his plants. Scientists discover a new species of religiously observant gophers, and a young math whiz, on the hunt for her escaped boa constrictor,...
How to Tell if Your Frog Is Dead: Stories
Julie Roorda
2019
Kindle
A tour guide leads a Valentine's Day-themed ghost walk, visiting the sites of horrific, yet romantic, deaths. A homicide cop solves tough cases using tips from his plants. Scientists discover a new species of religiously observant gophers, and a young math whiz, on the hunt for her escaped boa constrictor,...
Human Presences & Possible Futures: Selected Poems
Robert Dickson, Jo-Anne Elder
2013
ePub
This bilingual collection of poetry is a selection of award-winning Franco-Ontarian poet Robert Dickson's various collections of poetry, including his Governor-General Award winning Humains paysages en temps de paix relative (Human Landscapes in Times of Relative Peace).
Human Presences & Possible Futures: Selected Poems
Robert Dickson, Jo-Anne Elder
2013
Kindle
This bilingual collection of poetry is a selection of award-winning Franco-Ontarian poet Robert Dickson's various collections of poetry, including his Governor-General Award winning Humains paysages en temps de paix relative (Human
A Hunger Artist & Other Stories; Poems and Songs of Love
Franz Kafka, Thor Polson, Georg Mordechai Langer, Elana Wolff, Menachem Wolff
2014
ePub
Kafka's writings are characterized by an extreme sensitivity manifested in absurdity, alienation, and gallows humor, and these two particular collections of short pieces, A Country Doctor (1919) and A Hunger Artist (1924), represent later works in the corpus. Poems and Songs of Love is a translation of the collection Piyyutim...
A Hunger Artist & Other Stories; Poems and Songs of Love
Franz Kafka, Thor Polson, Georg Mordechai Langer, Elana Wolff, Menachem Wolff
2014
Kindle
Franz Kafka's writings are characterized by an extreme sensitivity manifested in absurdity, alienation, and gallows humor. These two particular collections of short pieces, A Country Doctor (1919) and A Hunger Artist (1924), newly translated by Thor Polson, represent later works in the corpus. Poems and Songs of Love is a...
I Found It at the Movies: An Anthology of Film Poems
I Found It at the Movies
An Anthology of Film Poems
Ruth Roach Pierson
2014
ePub
Although poetry is one of the oldest art forms and cinema one of the youngest, a symbiosis exists between the two -- an interchange of metaphor, rhythm, point-of-view. No surprise, then, that so many contemporary poets write about film and the magnitude of its effect on modern life. Featuring work...
I Found It at the Movies: An Anthology of Film Poems
I Found It at the Movies
An Anthology of Film Poems
Ruth Roach Pierson
2014
Kindle
Although poetry is one of the oldest art forms and cinema one of the youngest, a symbiosis exists between the two -- an interchange of metaphor, rhythm, point-of-view. No surprise, then, that so many contemporary poets write about film and the magnitude of its effect on modern life. Featuring work...
If You're Not Free At Work, Where Are You Free?: Literature and Social Change
Tom Wayman
2018
ePub
The essays in If You're Not Free At Work, Where Are You Free?: Literature and Social Change focus on the interconnection of community/workplace/individual and how literature (and thinking about literature) has a role in social struggles aimed at making that nexus more liberatory. The essays' topics include various social issues...
If You're Not Free At Work, Where Are You Free?: Literature and Social Change
Tom Wayman
2018
Kindle
The essays in If You're Not Free At Work, Where Are You Free?: Literature and Social Change focus on the interconnection of community/workplace/individual and how literature (and thinking about literature) has a role in social struggles aimed at making that nexus more liberatory. The essays' topics include various social issues...
Images
Louise Bouchard, Christine Tipper
2015
ePub
In a letter that she writes to a certain Théodore, the narrator in Images evokes a tumultuous period in her life: her adolescence. During this period, filled with anxiety and panic, she found help and comfort from Dorothée, a young woman barely older than her, who helped her escape her...
Images
Louise Bouchard, Christine Tipper
2015
Kindle
In a letter that she writes to a certain Théodore, the narrator in Images evokes a tumultuous period in her life: her adolescence. During this period, filled with anxiety and panic, she found help and comfort from Dorothée, a young woman barely older than her, who helped her escape her...
Immortal Water
Brian Van Norman
2018
ePub
Immortal Water is an extraordinary tale of the Spanish conquistador Juan Ponce de Leon and a retired history teacher, Ross Porter. In parallel, interlaced plots both men suffer life altering crises. As age steals away their powers they obsess in a quixotic search for the mythical Fountain of Youth. Each...
Immortal Water
Brian Van Norman
2018
Kindle
Immortal Water is an extraordinary tale of the Spanish conquistador Juan Ponce de Leon and a retired history teacher, Ross Porter. In parallel, interlaced plots both men suffer life altering crises. As age steals away their powers they obsess in a quixotic search for the mythical Fountain of Youth. Each...
Implicate Me: Short Essays on Reading  Contemporary Poems
Implicate Me
Short Essays on Reading Contemporary Poems
Elana Wolff
2010
ePub
The thirty-three authors whose poems appear in this collection are: Jonathan Bennett, Rosemary Blake, Allan Briesmaster, Robin Blackburn, Clara Blackwood, James Clarke, Ron Charach, Margaret Christakos, Antonio D'Alfonso, Christopher Doda, Kate Marshall Flaherty, Keith Garebian, Ellen S. Jaffe, Steven Laird, John B. Lee, Malca Litovitz, Laura Lush, Joseph Maviglia,...
Implicate Me: Short Essays on Reading  Contemporary Poems
Implicate Me
Short Essays on Reading Contemporary Poems
Elana Wolff
2010
Kindle
The thirty-three authors whose poems appear in this collection are: Jonathan Bennett, Rosemary Blake, Allan Briesmaster, Robin Blackburn, Clara Blackwood, James Clarke, Ron Charach, Margaret Christakos, Antonio D'Alfonso, Christopher Doda, Kate Marshall Flaherty, Keith Garebian, Ellen S. Jaffe, Steven Laird, John B. Lee, Malca Litovitz, Laura Lush, Joseph Maviglia,...
In Pursuit of Truth
Joseph V. Ricapito
2013
ePub
In this satirical take on the goings on in the halls of academia, Christian private-college style, Ricapito tells the story of Bert Russo, a naive professor who learns the hard way that making waves (especially political ones) can lead to dire consequences. In the end, having exposed the hypocrisy and...
In Pursuit of Truth
Joseph V. Ricapito
2013
Kindle
In this satirical take on the goings on in the halls of academia, Christian private-college style, Ricapito tells the story of Bert Russo, a naive professor who learns the hard way that making waves (especially political ones) can lead to dire consequences. In the end, having exposed the hypocrisy and...
In The Backyard: Relearning the Art of Aging, Dying and Making Love
In The Backyard
Relearning the Art of Aging, Dying and Making Love
Mary Melfi
2018
ePub
Attempting to make sense of her life, and change her sad disposition to a happy one, the author of In the Backyard: Relearning the Art of Aging, Dying and Making Love seeks out the help of her in-house therapist/husband, Dr. George Nemeth. The accredited psychologist's answers to the big questions provide a compassionate and...
In The Backyard: Relearning the Art of Aging, Dying and Making Love
In The Backyard
Relearning the Art of Aging, Dying and Making Love
Mary Melfi
2018
Kindle
Attempting to make sense of her life, and change her sad disposition to a happy one, the author of In the Backyard: Relearning the Art of Aging, Dying and Making Love seeks out the help of her in-house therapist/husband, Dr. George Nemeth. The accredited psychologist's answers to the big questions provide a compassionate and...
In the Silence Absence Makes
Halli Villegas
2004
ePub
In the Silence Absence Makes is a poetic mystery, a nightmare, an elegy. A lost girl and the loss of innocence, both of the child and the society she is part of. Poems like the photos on the front pages of today's newspaper.
In the Silence Absence Makes
Halli Villegas
2004
Kindle
In the Silence Absence Makes is a poetic mystery, a nightmare, an elegy. A lost girl and the loss of innocence, both of the child and the society she is part of. Poems like the photos on the front pages of today's newspaper.
In Your Crib
Austin Clarke
2015
ePub
Two black men: the poet, an elder and veteran of last century's civil rights movement; and a nameless youth, swaggering and beltless, seduced by guns-and-gangs and expensive cars, and perpetually targeted by police. They are brothers by the colour of their skin, neighbours in the same “crib,” yet separated by...
In Your Crib
Austin Clarke
2015
Kindle
Two black men: the poet, an elder and veteran of last century's civil rights movement; and a nameless youth, swaggering and beltless, seduced by guns-and-gangs and expensive cars, and perpetually targeted by police. They are brothers by the colour of their skin, neighbours in the same “crib,” yet separated by...
Instead of Whom Does the Flower Bloom: The Poems of Vlado Kreslin
Instead of Whom Does the Flower Bloom
The Poems of Vlado Kreslin
Vlado Kreslin, Urška Charney
2012
ePub
Kreslin's poetry is a beautiful aesthetic experience, evocative and subtle, particularly rich in natural imagery. There are clear themes that run like veins throughout it: the Mura River (which winds through Prekmurje), the ubiquitous storks of Prekmurje and other avian images, an appreciation for gypsy culture (particularly their musical traditions),...
Instead of Whom Does the Flower Bloom: The Poems of Vlado Kreslin
Instead of Whom Does the Flower Bloom
The Poems of Vlado Kreslin
Vlado Kreslin, Urška Charney
2012
Kindle
Kreslin's poetry is a beautiful aesthetic experience, evocative and subtle, particularly rich in natural imagery. There are clear themes that run like veins throughout it: the Mura River (which winds through Prekmurje), the ubiquitous storks of Prekmurje and other avian images, an appreciation for gypsy culture (particularly their musical traditions),...
Italian Canadians At Table: A Narrative Feast in Five Courses
Italian Canadians At Table
A Narrative Feast in Five Courses
Loretta Gatto-White, Delia De Santis
2013
ePub
The persistence of misconceptions about Italian-Canadian food culture raises many questions for us. Are we gluttonous, inebriate and too loud? Do we force-feed guests? Are we in fact food-obsessed? How many grains of truth can a stereotype hold? We had to know, so we asked articulate and thoughtful Italian-Canadian writers...
Italian Canadians At Table: A Narrative Feast in Five Courses
Italian Canadians At Table
A Narrative Feast in Five Courses
Loretta Gatto-White, Delia De Santis
2013
Kindle
The persistence of misconceptions about Italian-Canadian food culture raises many questions for us. Are we gluttonous, inebriate and too loud? Do we force-feed guests? Are we in fact food-obsessed? How many grains of truth can a stereotype hold? We had to know, so we asked articulate and thoughtful Italian-Canadian writers...
Italian Women and Other Tragedies
Gianna Patriarca
1994
ePub
This book is the first part of Patriarca's trilogy on Italian women.
Italian Women and Other Tragedies
Gianna Patriarca
1994
Kindle
This book is the first part of Patriarca's trilogy on Italian women.
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