Fragments: Poetry, Ancient & Modern

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Through selections of poetry, Fragments explores the feelings, observations, and experiences that connect humanity across cultures and eras. Topics range from the fanciful to the weighty, including nature, emotions, experiences, memories, and more. In the first section, selected historical poems from the following cultures appear:  Ancient Israel, Ancient Greece, Ancient Rome, Italy, The Spanish World, France, The English World, China, Japan. The second half of the book introduces many talented, emerging poets reflecting on life and experiences in contemporary society:  gennepher (Wales, United Kingdom), Charles Miller (USA), Lily Wang (China), Sondra Byrnes (USA), Polona Oblak (Slovenia), Sandi Pray (USA), Yiota Karioti (Greece), ten_ten_ten (USA), Roary Williams (USA), Claudia Schoenfeld (Germany), An Mayou (USA), Blue Flute (USA). An introductory essay ties together several of the recurring themes, showing the connections among cultures, between history and modernity.

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Rated Five Stars (★★★★★): "Fragments: Poetry Ancient & Modern would make an outstanding addition to a poetry library, or a good first volume to begin one. Blue Flute shows not only where poetry has been, but just as importantly, where it can go."      - ForeWord Clarion Review

"The poetry is beautifully presented"  ... "The unique approach at comparing and contrasting ancient writers with today's lyricists is worth the read for poet enthusiasts"
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"A timely and most refreshing anthology about our literary predecessors and rich poetics; aficionados everywhere have been awaiting such a comprehensive volume that both contextualizes and invigorates by key region and aesthetics. This book resonates with keen musical and visual elements of poetry"
     - San Francisco Book Review

"This book is a gem, and Blue Flute should be commended for creating such a wonderful book of poetry."
     - Susan, goodreads.com
"Some poems made me tear up, and others made me smile."
     - Kelly, goodreads.com

"Blue Flute is an awesome writer and i would highly recommend this book to those who love POETRY."
     - Halita Wilson, goodreads.com

"I'm a huge poetry buff, and I thoroughly enjoyed this book."
     - Destiny Esper, goodreads.com

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