Our Literary Series
The Heart Strings series by PMMurphy describes the heartache of losing a close relationship, and the struggles of finding a new one. This is one man's way of viewing the romantic side of life and the things he thinks about it.
Letters of Love is an homage to the soulful love a human being can feel. Emotional depth and passion for eternal love come to life in these poems.
A collection of Haiku with sets of ten by Adam Wessel. They are the bond which he makes, through this subtle expression with the world and senses around him. Expression of even the unseen between, here and there.
The London Haiku Project is a collaborative venture that depicts micro-moments of city life in haiku form. With the abundance of creative launch-pads that London provides (the landmarks, the people, the places) the project seeks to exhibit the interactions that go on all around us that we often miss. With contributors from all over the world, the LHP is incrementally building up a unique picture of London, made by the many, mini brushstrokes of micropoetry and the Haiku form.
Steve Pearson takes us on a poetic journey through mental health with visions of the harrowing and the hopeful. We are taken to the point of deep despair, and we are lifted up, to a place of safety.
Presented by a Brooklyn girl, born and bred, My Brooklyn, lives and breathes in each and every childhood memory and all her girlhood dreams. A section that's near and dear to her heart. This body of work is a celebration of Brooklyn; past, present and future.
Your "previously on" feature to real life events. Bringing together the highlights of events that moved us, these selected poems from the current affairs collection are a little memento of our joined experiences of 2016. After all, it's by remembering our past that we create our future.
A series, where Spillwords members and social media followers send their prompts to MR. QUIPTY, and he uses his muse to come up with poems to those prompts.
Robyn Finds Poetry is a collection of haiku, found poetry created by Robyn MacKinnon, using the statuses of her Facebook friends, along with some cartoons she made to go with them.
For Bob Jensen, poetry really comes to life when it is presented by a human voice. This series borrows from an idea he has been working on which he has named, "Other Voices," that has artists from all over the world performing his poems to see what voices from other lands and cultures might bring to his work. This series includes him performing four of his poems and some truly wonderful artists performing the other four.
A series, consisting of short interviews with Spillwords writers, where you'll get a closer look at their creative persona as well as some personal insights into their lives.
Dendra D.M. evolves Classic Japanese Tanka poetry through an introspective approach. Emotions and love are abound in this series of 5 line poems.
Throughout this series Beth Tremaglio's desire is to take you, the reader, on a journey as an economy declines. A personal glimpse, and a very intimate look into the heartache and loss, of losing everything one has worked for. Her aim, to convey intimate emotions of real people struggling with life's challenges.
Without reason is a series for the confused, the lost, the people crying in their car because they just don't know what else to do. It's about relationships, not feeling wanted, not knowing how to feel and knowing that, that's okay. Written only from post-it notes, along with honest photography. It's the thoughts we never get the chance to write down.
Words of Seduction is a series of poems inspired by the feminine form and written to celebrate the strength and beauty that lie within each and every woman.
A series, consisting of different authors and different literary works that embrace the Christmas Holiday, and the joy of this season. Through each of the pieces you'll discover the beauty of Christmas traditions, and everything else that makes it the most wonderful time of the year.
A series, consisting of different authors and different literary works that embrace Halloween, and the spirit of this holiday. Whether it's Trick or Treating, ghosts and goblins, black cats, or superstitions, it will spook you or just entertain you.