Poetry Audiobooks in Fiction & Literature

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  1. The Silence of Scheherazade Audiobook The Silence of Scheherazade
  2. Think Big: Take Small Steps and Build the Future You Want Audiobook Think Big: Take Small Steps and Build the Future You Want
  3. Appetite: A Memoir in Recipes of Family and Food Audiobook Appetite: A Memoir in Recipes of Family and Food
  4. A Line to Kill: from the global bestselling author of Moonflower Murders Audiobook A Line to Kill: from the global bestselling author of Moonflower Murders
  5. Such a Quiet Place Audiobook Such a Quiet Place
  6. 1979 Audiobook 1979
  7. The Reckoning: America's Trauma and Finding a Way to Heal Audiobook The Reckoning: America's Trauma and Finding a Way to Heal
  8. Land of Big Numbers Audiobook Land of Big Numbers
  9. Gene Keys: Embracing Your Higher Purpose Audiobook Gene Keys: Embracing Your Higher Purpose
  10. What We Find Audiobook What We Find
Stag's Leap: Poems Audiobook

Stag's Leap: Poems

Author: Sharon Olds Narrator: Sharon Olds Release Date: August 2021

In this wise and intimate new book, Sharon Olds tells the story of a divorce, embracing strands of love, sex, sorrow, memory, and new freedom. As she carries us through the seasons when her marriage was ending, Olds opens her heart to the reader, sharing the feeling of invisibility that comes when we are no longer standing in love's sight; the surprising physical bond that still exists between a couple during parting; the loss of everything from her husband's smile to the set of his hip; the radical change in her sense of place in the world. Olds is naked before us, curious and brave and even generous toward the man who was her mate for thirty years and who now loves another woman. As she writes in the remarkable "Stag's Leap," "When anyone escapes, my heart / leaps up.  Even when it's I who am escaped from, / I am half on the side of the leaver." Olds's propulsive poetic line and the magic of her imagery are as lively as ever, and there is a new range to the music-sometimes headlong, sometimes contemplative and deep. Her unsparing approach to both pain and love makes this one of the finest, most powerful books of poetry she has yet given us.

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Ordinary Blessings: Prayers, Poems, and Meditations for Everyday Life Audiobook

Ordinary Blessings: Prayers, Poems, and Meditations for Everyday Life

Author: Meta Herrick Carlson Narrator: Joana Garcia Release Date: August 2021

The ordinary moments of life can be sacred, if we simply take a moment to notice. This collection of prayers, poems, and meditations offers a brief respite from the hectic, harried pace of our days. Listen to this book when the spirit moves you or when the spirit feels distant-the words will be here to inspire, calm, and encourage you either way. From gifted poet and empathetic pastor Meta Herrick Carlson, Ordinary Blessings collects blessings for loving yourself, enduring hard things, authenticity, living with others, and the rhythms of each day. Pause, take a deep breath, and press 'play' to find that you've been standing on holy ground all along.

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Spanked by My Boss: An erotic fantasy ebook Audiobook

Spanked by My Boss: An erotic fantasy ebook

Author: Emily Fermani Narrator: Nina Torres Brown Release Date: August 2021

An exciting audiobook based on the life story of Leila, a passionate girl with bigger dreams.  An interview leads her to finally getting her dream job, but that is not what she wants to be handed to her. He was employed by Jacob White, a billionaire who later offered her a position as a personal assistant. They got closer to each other, and they would have sex every time - at the office or his place. Things were like this, and she used to get keenly watched by Jacob. But when a new client and old crush appear, he sets his eyes on her, and Leila is dead! Jacob is jealous and loves Leila with his whole heart, and she loves him.  An exciting series consisting of two parts. Listen to the series, and you will have unlimited fun.

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M Archive: After the End of the World Audiobook

M Archive: After the End of the World

Author: Alexis Pauline Gumbs Narrator: Angel Pean Release Date: July 2021

Following the innovative collection Spill, Alexis Pauline Gumbs's M Archive-the second book in a planned experimental triptych-is a series of poetic artifacts that speculatively documents the persistence of Black life following a worldwide cataclysm. Engaging with the work of the foundational Black feminist theorist M. Jacqui Alexander, and following the trajectory of Gumbs's acclaimed visionary fiction short story 'Evidence,' M Archive is told from the perspective of a future researcher who uncovers evidence of the conditions of late capitalism, antiblackness, and environmental crisis while examining possibilities of being that exceed the human. By exploring how Black feminist theory is already after the end of the world, Gumbs reinscribes the possibilities and potentials of scholarship while demonstrating the impossibility of demarcating the lines between art, science, spirit, scholarship, and politics.

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We Are The Winter People: The collected poems of Jenny Rowbory Audiobook

We Are The Winter People: The collected poems of Jenny Rowbory

Author: Jenny Rowbory Narrator: Angharad Price Release Date: July 2021

We Are The Winter People is the collected works of Jenny Rowbory. The diverse range of poetry deals with love, loss and the poet's ever-changing relationship with faith. Despite the struggles depicted within the work, it is an ultimately empowering collection, filled with strength, determination and hope. We Are The Winter People contains poems to 'come alongside you and hold your hand' and will offer you compassion and company in your times of struggle. Beautifully written, sometimes playful and sometimes painful, the poetry speaks to our souls as we try to navigate this life together. We are the winter people was recorded and produced at Monkeynut Audiobooks, UK. monkeynutuk.com

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Poetry RX: How Fifty Inspiring Poems Can Heal and Bring Joy To Your Life Audiobook

Poetry RX: How Fifty Inspiring Poems Can Heal and Bring Joy To Your Life

Author: Norman E. Rosenthal, M.D. Narrator: Marguerite Gavin, Sean Pratt Release Date: June 2021

Poetry to Heal, Inspire and Enjoy Poetry Rx presents fifty great poems as seen through the eyes of a renowned psychiatrist and New York Times bestseller. In this book, you will find insights into love, sorrow, ecstasy and everything in between: Love in the moment or for a lifetime; love that is fulfilling or addictive; when to break up and how to survive when someone breaks up with you. Separate sections deal with responses to the natural world, and the varieties of human experience (such as hope, reconciliation, leaving home, faith, self-actualization, trauma, anger, and the thrill of discovery). Other sections involve finding your way in the world and the search for meaning, as well as the final stages of life. In describing this multitude of human experiences, using vignettes from his work and life, Rosenthal serves as a comforting guide to these poetic works of genius. Through his writing, the workings of the mind, as depicted by these gifted writers speak to us as intimately as our closest friends.

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Audacious: Thriving Through Trauma Audiobook

Audacious: Thriving Through Trauma

Author: Doreen Taylor Narrator: Doreen Taylor Release Date: June 2021

Audacious: Thriving Through Trauma, highlights Doreen’s amazing journey by narrating her inner thoughts in poetic prose. In her writings, she also honours 20 women who have assisted her as she supported them. It is a book that will encourage women to think about their lives, enabling them to inspire and empower themselves and others. Doreen was very young when she lost her mother and for nearly 45 years she experienced trauma that led to many painful situations. Having cancer led her to retire early from her career. She became an ordained minister as well as a public speaker whilst on the road to recovery. She has supported many females of all ages across diverse backgrounds and cultures who have experienced losing their mother and bridging the generation gap of the missing pieces as they required as a mother figure. Doreen has survived and thrived through trauma and now wants to help others achieve their freedom towards a healthy, wealthy state of wellbeing to achieve their goals. This book is the first step towards that goal. This poetry audiobook was recorded and produced at Monkeynut Audiobooks in Hampshire, England. www.monkeynutuk.com

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The Fencepost Knows Too Much Audiobook

The Fencepost Knows Too Much

Author: Jack Piatt Narrator: Jack Piatt Release Date: June 2021

The latest release from poet and spoken word artist Jack Piatt takes us on an introspective journey. Rich with philosophical jaunts, occasional comedic undertones and self-effacing references to darker dives for lost coins into the wishing well of his youth, Piatt invites us into his space and allows us to touch the art. With an authentic telling, Piatt's shares relatable revelations about himself and the unique way he interacts with the world, resulting in discourse of sorts -- the listener cannot help but contemplate the stories, scenarios and images, temporarily adopting and contemplating them as their own. His 2020 release, Poems From My Phone is available in print from Amazon.

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Terraform: Building a Better World Audiobook

Terraform: Building a Better World

Author: Propaganda Narrator: Propaganda Release Date: June 2021

Performed by Propaganda and featuring four exclusive original songs. In this debut collection of essays and poetry, musician, speaker, and activist Propaganda inspires us to create a better, more equitable world. “If we get to make the very cultures that shape who we are, then let us remake them in the best way possible.” In this deep, challenging, and thoughtful book, Propaganda looks at the ways in which our world is broken. Using the metaphor of terraforming—creating a livable world out of an inhospitable one—he shows how we can begin to reshape our homes, friendships, communities, and politics. In this transformative time—when we are redefining what a truly just and equitable world looks like, and reflecting on the work that needs to be done both in our spiritual and secular lives—Propaganda rallies readers to create that just world. He sheds light on how nefarious origin stories have skewed our views of ourselves and others and allowed gross injustices, and demonstrates how great storytelling and excellent art can create and shape new perspectives of the world and make all of us better. ?Includes the songs ' IAGBTW (It Ain't Gotta Be This Way)”, ' The Soils Alive', ' Us We ', and 'Imagine' (featuring Nahoa Life) by Propaganda.

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Poetics Audiobook


Author: Aristotle Narrator: Stacey Patterson Release Date: May 2021

Aristotle's Poetics (Greek: ???? ?????????; Latin: De Poetica) is the earliest surviving work of dramatic theory and first extant philosophical treatise to focus on literary theory. In it, Aristotle offers an account of what he calls 'poetry' (a term that derives from a classical Greek term, ???????, that means 'poet; author; maker' and in this context includes verse drama - comedy, tragedy, and the satyr play - as well as lyric poetry and epic poetry). They are similar in the fact that they are all imitations but different in the three ways that Aristotle describes: Differences in music rhythm, harmony, meter and melody. Difference of goodness in the characters. Difference in how the narrative is presented: telling a story or acting it out. In examining its 'first principles', Aristotle finds two: 1) imitation and 2) genres and other concepts by which that of truth is applied/revealed in the poesis. His analysis of tragedy constitutes the core of the discussion. Although Aristotle's Poetics is universally acknowledged in the Western critical tradition, 'almost every detail about his seminal work has aroused divergent opinions'. The work was lost to the Western world for a long time. It was available in the Middle Ages and early Renaissance only through a Latin translation of an Arabic version written by Averroes. Aristotle's work on aesthetics consists of the Poetics, Politics and Rhetoric. The Poetics is specifically concerned with drama. At some point, Aristotle's original work was divided in two, each 'book' written on a separate roll of papyrus.

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Poems of John of the Cross Audiobook

Poems of John of the Cross

Author: David Lewis Narrator: Denis Daly, Sarah Bacaller Release Date: May 2021

Poems of John of the Cross Translated by David Lewis Narrated by Denis Daly and Sarah Bacaller Although his output was small, John of the Cross (1542 - 1591) is considered one of the most important figures in Spanish poetry. All his verse explores the same theme: the seach of the soul for union with its creator and the glory of the resulting 'mystical marriage.' This selection of twenty poems opens with his most famous poem, 'The Obscure Night of the Soul' and concludes with a free translation of Psalm 137 (By the Waters of Babylon). Production copyright 2021 Voices of Today

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Poetic Expressions in Nursing: Sharing the Caring Audiobook

Poetic Expressions in Nursing: Sharing the Caring

Author: Susan J. Farese Msn Rn Narrator: Susan J. Farese Msn Rn Release Date: May 2021

This exciting collection of freeform poetry with over 40 poems by Susan J. Farese, MSN, RN, is a sharing of both professional and personal thoughts and feelings. Susan is a strong advocate of the creative use of poetry to express the wonderment, frustration, dedication, and the love of nurses for their profession and their patients. Included is a tribute poem to nurses by Mohan Chilukuri, MD and a bonus section of several of Susan's Haiku Poems with her nature photography. Susan invites you to share the passion and the traditions of nursing, and to explore the heart of the professional practice of nursing...sharing and caring.   Susan J. Farese, MSN, RN, a native of NJ, received her Bachelor of Science (BSN) degree from Widener University and Masters of Science (MSN) from Seton Hall University. Her diversified nursing career includes military and civilian nursing within inpatient outpatient and academic settings- including experience as a clinician, educator, administrator, consultant, and nurse entrepreneur. Susan is the owner of SJF Communications PR in San Diego. https://sjfcommunications.com.

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