Across the Way: Canyons


With a wonderful selection of poems written by some of today’s most talented amateur writers, each anthology contains poems that are funny, sad, religious, and profoundly unforgettable. Each publication encompasses a culturally diverse group of poets whose work has touched the hearts of readers far and wide. All publications are designed to capture the essence of today’s poetic genre. A complete index of poets and an International Standard Book Number unique to each edition are included.

Poems In This Collection


    PoetMegan Figueroa

    • Every Day's the Same

      PoetChristopher Chard

      • Mom

        PoetArian Garner

        • Quintessential Summer

          PoetCorina Kowalski

          • A Squirrel's Story

            PoetKamran Arastu

            • The Monster

              PoetRichard Asperger

              • The Simple Life

                PoetJaycie Stealy

                • Fire

                  PoetAshley Hall

                  • You and I

                    PoetMicheal Boyd

                    • Brown

                      PoetRachel Ransbarger

                      • Broken

                        PoetBenjamin Damschroder

                        • Friendships Past

                          PoetSally Russell

                          • Through Your Eyes

                            PoetMaria Curia

                            • Shadows

                              PoetCandice Bellini

                              • The Secret Addiction

                                PoetRon Vernon


                                PoetChristopher Poggi

                                • So Little Time

                                  PoetJack Iman

                                  • The Stormbringer

                                    PoetBrett Murph


                                    PoetTherese Luther

                                    • She Runs

                                      PoetChristina Farrens

                                      • If I Died Today

                                        PoetLogan Jones

                                        • Reading

                                          PoetYvonne Akers

                                          • This Haunted House

                                            PoetMason Kinghorn

                                            • Unknown

                                              PoetCindy Hull

                                              • Next in Line

                                                PoetRenay Ramos

                                                • A Turtle's Journey

                                                  PoetRobert Krupa

                                                  • The Deciding Shroud

                                                    PoetRemi Shendell

                                                    • I Am Grounded

                                                      PoetMelissa Somelofski

                                                      • The Thing in the Dark

                                                        PoetParker Murphy

                                                          • Why Do We Create?

                                                            PoetAnna Burt

                                                            • Names

                                                              PoetJames Skelly

                                                              • God

                                                                PoetJada McElroy

                                                                • Words Behind the Words

                                                                  PoetEleanor Blakeny

                                                                  He Must Choose

                                                                  PoetNikkii Sbeghen

                                                                  Blissful Lambs of May

                                                                  PoetMary Martinez De Arellano

                                                                  • Haikus Defining the Mind

                                                                    PoetSamantha Sanchez

                                                                    • Take Me First

                                                                      PoetKevin Wildenberg

                                                                        • If I Only Could

                                                                          PoetAnn Marie German

                                                                          • Love of the Angel

                                                                            PoetMiranda West

                                                                            Free to Fly

                                                                            PoetCeleste Blauert-Tickell

                                                                            The Five Meanings of Love

                                                                            PoetAshley Trivino

                                                                            • Kendal

                                                                              PoetDebra Fink

                                                                              • Strange Friends

                                                                                PoetLea Mousso

                                                                                • Moon

                                                                                  PoetMarkie Hurd

                                                                                  • Love

                                                                                    PoetSamuel Price

                                                                                    • To Be the Lord

                                                                                      PoetGavin Riley

                                                                                      • The Grade

                                                                                        PoetAnneMarie Bacon

                                                                                        • Shattered

                                                                                          PoetMichelle Winters

                                                                                          • You Love Me but You Hate Me

                                                                                            PoetLaQuinta Sanchez

                                                                                              • Being Homeless

                                                                                                PoetRobert Stephenson

                                                                                                • Her

                                                                                                  PoetLee Musho

                                                                                                  • The Death of a Nation

                                                                                                    PoetJoshua Brock

                                                                                                    • Green

                                                                                                      PoetClaire Stafford

                                                                                                      • Wisdom Tooth

                                                                                                        PoetDavid Maupin

                                                                                                        • The Irishman's Prayer

                                                                                                          PoetAustin Kirby

                                                                                                          • The Epilogue

                                                                                                            PoetJennifer Olsen

                                                                                                            • Tired Tires


                                                                                                              • The Same, but Different

                                                                                                                PoetPatsy Johnston

                                                                                                                • Friendship

                                                                                                                  PoetKen Hoogenboom

                                                                                                                  • How You Bleed

                                                                                                                    PoetAustin Bauman

                                                                                                                    • Good-Bye

                                                                                                                      PoetChloe Craigie

                                                                                                                      • Your Last Good-Bye

                                                                                                                        PoetIndia Jenkins

                                                                                                                        • The Snow-Cow Girl

                                                                                                                          PoetDonald Lane

                                                                                                                          • Reflections

                                                                                                                            PoetCarolyn Hoover

                                                                                                                            • Hope

                                                                                                                              PoetPatrick Pasko

                                                                                                                              • Feeling of Love

                                                                                                                                PoetAnya Ambarish

                                                                                                                                • 1:52 a.m.

                                                                                                                                  PoetSarah Tanner

                                                                                                                                  • Blamed

                                                                                                                                    PoetFatima Saleh

                                                                                                                                      • Message for You

                                                                                                                                        PoetJonathan Madison

                                                                                                                                        • A Walk Together

                                                                                                                                          PoetPats Green

                                                                                                                                          • Who Is He?

                                                                                                                                            PoetAngie Fox

                                                                                                                                            • I Thought of You Today

                                                                                                                                              PoetKelly Chastain

                                                                                                                                              • A Wisp of Life

                                                                                                                                                PoetFelicia Zhu

                                                                                                                                                • Unforgotten

                                                                                                                                                  PoetAmaya Adetiba

                                                                                                                                                  • Man's Mirror

                                                                                                                                                    PoetMaleek Jones

                                                                                                                                                    • For the Trees

                                                                                                                                                      PoetJohn Knight

                                                                                                                                                      • Infusion

                                                                                                                                                        PoetPaula Walters

                                                                                                                                                        • Silver Lining

                                                                                                                                                          PoetJoanna Conrad

                                                                                                                                                          • Mirror

                                                                                                                                                            PoetGardenia Moore

                                                                                                                                                            • The Lead Role

                                                                                                                                                              PoetAdam Fox

                                                                                                                                                              • Reassemble

                                                                                                                                                                PoetLaura Knickelbine

                                                                                                                                                                • Maybe

                                                                                                                                                                  PoetKelsey Schwebs

                                                                                                                                                                  • Mighty King

                                                                                                                                                                    PoetTamra Evans

                                                                                                                                                                    • Li Lee

                                                                                                                                                                      PoetKimberly James

                                                                                                                                                                      • Part of Me

                                                                                                                                                                        PoetTeena Mitchell

                                                                                                                                                                        • Forest

                                                                                                                                                                          PoetBeverly Davis

                                                                                                                                                                          • April

                                                                                                                                                                            PoetJacob Shultz

                                                                                                                                                                            • Love Never Fades

                                                                                                                                                                              PoetTroya Caley

                                                                                                                                                                              • Heavenly Father

                                                                                                                                                                                PoetKatie Klinkkammer

                                                                                                                                                                                • The Beauty in Nature

                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetCourtney Gordon

                                                                                                                                                                                  • Time Here

                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetJeanette Alford

                                                                                                                                                                                    • Emotional Darkness

                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetRacquel Karson

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Heresy of Docetism

                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetNancy Vierra

                                                                                                                                                                                        • The Elephant March

                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetJanice Christensen

                                                                                                                                                                                          • Good-Night Kiss

                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetCody Welch

                                                                                                                                                                                            • Deep in the Light

                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetNina Pitocco

                                                                                                                                                                                              • In the Beginning

                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetYelonda Skinner

                                                                                                                                                                                                • Alys's Faceless Groom

                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetMckenna Mathews

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Quiet Dignity

                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetDonna Hill

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • The Wonderful Mechanical Man

                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetCinthia Carbajal

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • The Nightingale

                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetKatie Sims

                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Time

                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetConnie Mc Donald Jarka

                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Grandpa's House

                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetDebbie Garland

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Hope Rising

                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetChantelle Castrillon

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • The Rescue of Mozy-mozy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetLinda Keirstead-Wickham

                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Lies

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetStella Williams


                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetEdward Padilla Jr.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • This Day

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetDominick Giombetti

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Love's Prison

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetKylie Graybill

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • 'Twas the Night

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetLuella Broe

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Supercars

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetJason Malewski

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The Twelve Steps to Freedom

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetRhiannon McNamara

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Wildfire

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetDaLeena Krissinger

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • What I've Learned in Life

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetKindell Lewis

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Four Seasons

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetCarol Pilallis

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • The Addiction

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetMichael Rodia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Mirror

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetMorgan Miskolci


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetBobbi Savely

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Renewing Darkness

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetAllen Maxson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • What Defines Us?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetMyah Ondreyko