Sparkles in the sand

5 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781561672721: Sparkles in the sand

Editor's Note \"Language is the rudiment of organized society. Words in their varied dialects and meanings are as basic to modern society as a single brick is to the construction of a parking garage. As an Editor for the National Library of Poetry. I see myself as a general foreman in the creation of this anthology, which is in essence a collection of words comparable in every sense to the bricks of a parking garage. The poets, who have cemented their musings in the tiers and slopes of this work, are wishing to borrow your attention for a single moment to share with you their reflections and meditations on existence. The walls of this garage are thick with the stuff of dreams. If you run your hand along it you touch thousands of lives. The sand you brush from your fingertips is the sentiment of many nations united in a single aim - to build with words a forgotten lore, poetry. Poetry is a construction of organized thoughts. As such, the metaphor for our garage can be elevated to another level; a gathering place for thoughts. Since the word \"thought\" can be somewhat elusive, I ask your permission to place an associative image with the word. Thoughts are sometimes considered meaningless without a vehicle, and a garage is a house for vehicles. Thus a poem, if you will, is a vehicle for thoughts and communication.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Richard; National Library of Poetry (Fir
Published by National Library of Poetry (1995)
ISBN 10: 1561672726 ISBN 13: 9781561672721
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
GlassFrogBooks
(Minden, NV, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description National Library of Poetry, 1995. Book Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Bookseller Inventory # 1561672726-2-4

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 27.04
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Richard; National Library of Poetry (Fir
Published by National Library of Poetry
ISBN 10: 1561672726 ISBN 13: 9781561672721
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Free Shipping Books
(Toledo, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description National Library of Poetry. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s). Bookseller Inventory # 2825109163

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 27.07
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Richard; National Library of Poetry (Firm) Schaub
Published by National Library of Poetry (1995)
ISBN 10: 1561672726 ISBN 13: 9781561672721
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description National Library of Poetry, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG1561672726

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 22.14
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Richard; National Library of Poetry (Fir
Published by National Library of Poetry (1995)
ISBN 10: 1561672726 ISBN 13: 9781561672721
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description National Library of Poetry, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # P021561672726

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 79.30
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Richard; National Library of Poetry (Fir
Published by National Library of Poetry (1995)
ISBN 10: 1561672726 ISBN 13: 9781561672721
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description National Library of Poetry, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 1561672726

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 96.83
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds