Beyond the Sea: Homecoming


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

    • Lost Then Found

      PoetErrol Johnson

      • One

        PoetDrew Bell

        The Colorful Illusion

        PoetTyra Mitchell

        • Being Free

          PoetSabrina Wright

          • Bad Nights Awaken The Slumbering

            PoetStefany Schmidgall

            • Racism And Survival

              PoetKristen Sweeney

              • The Numbing Effect

                PoetTrinity Carter

                • Marble

                  PoetHaley McKinnon

                  • God's Good Ocean

                    PoetShelby Willis

                    • Shadow

                      PoetJustina Holt

                      • Rain

                        PoetJasmine Schumacher

                        • We

                          PoetCasey Cash

                          • Darkness

                            PoetAutumn Stottlemyre

                            Pax Tecum

                            PoetRobert O'Berry

                            • Family Tree

                              PoetDustin Matthews

                              • Natural Things

                                PoetDottie Sticht

                                • Dream Faces

                                  PoetDavid Gregg

                                    • A Poem?

                                      PoetNichole Mehlhaff

                                        • A Love Lost

                                          PoetDallas Beavers

                                          • Take A Walk With Me

                                            PoetKristen Cortes

                                            • Strong Park Winds

                                              PoetDavid Ehrgott

                                              • The Serpent

                                                PoetNicole Brabham

                                                • Undeniable

                                                  PoetMonique Bonds

                                                  • Clear Your Mind

                                                    PoetWillow Andersen

                                                    • Time Again

                                                      PoetMattie MacLeod

                                                      • We Are All Memories

                                                        PoetBrigitta Mannino

                                                        • My Senses

                                                          PoetLondon Taylor

                                                          • Her Eyes

                                                            PoetLindsay Kelly

                                                            • Drizzly Reflections

                                                              PoetYaron Rubin

                                                              • Cherish

                                                                PoetDaniel Krone

                                                                  • Why

                                                                    PoetGeorge Chase

                                                                    • Infinites

                                                                      PoetNick Caldwell

                                                                      • P.O.W. (Power of Words)

                                                                        PoetDominique Colding

                                                                        • The Fall

                                                                          PoetMaggie Copeland

                                                                          • Curse Words

                                                                            PoetAmity Hoffman

                                                                            • Two Months

                                                                              PoetTesha Melvin

                                                                              • Word On The Street

                                                                                PoetDestiny Thomas

                                                                                • PoetInspired In Soul

                                                                                  • Desiring

                                                                                    PoetElizabeth Romel

                                                                                    • Seek The Burning Light

                                                                                      PoetGermarko Shaw

                                                                                      • People

                                                                                        PoetTessa Belluso

                                                                                        • The Overall Beauty

                                                                                          PoetDanielle Sciscilo

                                                                                          • A Beauty Inside

                                                                                            PoetAnna Henderson

                                                                                            • Hurt

                                                                                              PoetKimberly Kane

                                                                                              Messenger Of God

                                                                                              PoetGail Davis

                                                                                              • Cold Furious Mold

                                                                                                PoetTonisha Francis

                                                                                                • My Sun

                                                                                                  PoetJackson Filas

                                                                                                  • Taken By The Wind

                                                                                                    PoetJulia Trahan

                                                                                                    • Rescue Me

                                                                                                      PoetAutumn Williams

                                                                                                      • Queer Unrequited Love

                                                                                                        PoetRebekah Axton

                                                                                                        • Inner Strength

                                                                                                          PoetNikita Sharma

                                                                                                            The Creature Called Fear

                                                                                                            PoetVictoria Gonzalez

                                                                                                            • I Smile...

                                                                                                              PoetSherard Maiden

                                                                                                              • The Child's Creed

                                                                                                                PoetSteven Valo

                                                                                                                • Fly Away

                                                                                                                  PoetShowrov Paul

                                                                                                                  • Hateful Acts

                                                                                                                    PoetJasmin Munoz

                                                                                                                    • The Eyes Of Heaven

                                                                                                                      PoetGlenn McGahan

                                                                                                                      • Today

                                                                                                                        PoetErienne Murphy

                                                                                                                        • Cocky Pheasant

                                                                                                                          PoetBonnie Engle

                                                                                                                            One Night Of Blood

                                                                                                                            PoetDanielle Keating

                                                                                                                            • Rio Grande

                                                                                                                              PoetJess Wise

                                                                                                                              • A Hero

                                                                                                                                PoetAdvika Sumit

                                                                                                                                Not Too Young

                                                                                                                                PoetCarrie Huff

                                                                                                                                • Illusion

                                                                                                                                  PoetRichard Huff, Jr.

                                                                                                                                  • After Love

                                                                                                                                    PoetCasey Atwood

                                                                                                                                    • How Do I Know I Love You

                                                                                                                                      PoetJuana Moreno

                                                                                                                                      • I'm Grateful We Happened

                                                                                                                                        PoetAmeerah Muhammad

                                                                                                                                        • Rain Charades

                                                                                                                                          PoetStephanie Quiggins

                                                                                                                                          • Open Me

                                                                                                                                            PoetJoseph Demarest

                                                                                                                                            • Perfect

                                                                                                                                              PoetSandra Carranza

                                                                                                                                              • Roses

                                                                                                                                                PoetTegan Morris

                                                                                                                                                • Mercy And Grace

                                                                                                                                                  PoetChakoya Sowinski

                                                                                                                                                  • Dream Deferred

                                                                                                                                                    PoetJulianna Cho

                                                                                                                                                    • Woman

                                                                                                                                                      PoetGabriela Jauregui

                                                                                                                                                      • Daniel My Brother

                                                                                                                                                        PoetElaine Kleid

                                                                                                                                                        • Relative

                                                                                                                                                          PoetScott Miller

                                                                                                                                                          • Lover's In Paradise

                                                                                                                                                            PoetLisa Gunthropes

                                                                                                                                                            • My Love

                                                                                                                                                              PoetKeonna Hunt

                                                                                                                                                              • Whom Love Me And Need Me

                                                                                                                                                                PoetAmelia Bowser

                                                                                                                                                                • Baby On Bus

                                                                                                                                                                  PoetChad Jensen

                                                                                                                                                                  • A Savior Of A Lost Girl

                                                                                                                                                                    PoetBriana Hennessey

                                                                                                                                                                    • Stars

                                                                                                                                                                      PoetJulia Catri

                                                                                                                                                                      • For You

                                                                                                                                                                        PoetMariah Perryman

                                                                                                                                                                        • The Pain Of A Smile

                                                                                                                                                                          PoetAlexus Burgess

                                                                                                                                                                          • Lost In Lust Hurt By Love

                                                                                                                                                                            PoetShearonder King

                                                                                                                                                                            The Scent Of Joy

                                                                                                                                                                            PoetChelsie Capanear

                                                                                                                                                                            • Picture Of Success

                                                                                                                                                                              PoetShirley Hampton

                                                                                                                                                                              • Rememebering

                                                                                                                                                                                PoetTamara Gentry

                                                                                                                                                                                • Seasons

                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetNicole Steffes

                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Daily Grind

                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetToni Lang

                                                                                                                                                                                    • War Smells

                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetMaria Ramirez

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Stars

                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetMelissa Ford

                                                                                                                                                                                        • In Your Arms

                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetTrisha Daiek

                                                                                                                                                                                          • Lost Generation

                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetDiamone Engram

                                                                                                                                                                                              • Brown Girl

                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetKarie Adams

                                                                                                                                                                                                • The Tree

                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetDanny Runyan

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • War Story

                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetEfrain Mayorga

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Remnants Of You

                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetCory Harmon

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Chains

                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetKimberly Reed

                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Drive

                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetRuby Strong

                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Canvas

                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetAiasha Sattar

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Not My Father

                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetEvangeline Segoviano


                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetNatalie Rosa

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Bring The Funk

                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetJeremiah Semien

                                                                                                                                                                                                                • The Broken Girl

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetBrandi Porter

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Spit It Out

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetKellie Allsman

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Lost Wanderer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetElizabeth Diarbekirian

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • My Other Self

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetJasmine Rich

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • The Flow Of Nature

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetAlden Glassey

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Faith

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetMichelle Gagne

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • A Widow's Struggle

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetErin Sobers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • I Don't Miss You

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetLil Harmon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Love That Never Comes

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetMelissa Ann Coudry

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • The Harbor And The Sea

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetEmily Gogle

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • A Wish For Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetRuth Brabant

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • The Big Black Shadow

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetMfon Essiet

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Meet Me There

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetGillian Calloway-Nation

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Broken Wings

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetJessica Lechner

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Pain

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetTali Teper

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • A Look In The Mirror

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetKyler Renee

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Sunset

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetDorthylynn Retrum

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Often Forgotten

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetGina Lee

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Discounted

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetLesley Micuda

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Fair

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetKatie Hernandez

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • The Grey

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetEmily Scobie

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • My Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetVanessa Bush

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Doctos

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetPamela Buchner

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • You Don't Know Me

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetCorinne Frontiero

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Broken Hearted

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetDavid Hull

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • I Am

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetJaden Bussard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Friend To Friend

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetPatricia Salgado

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • A Goddess Before My Eyes

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetMatthew Harrup

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Oceans Tide

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetJennifer Uncles

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • When You Feel

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetAkia Williams

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • They Find Me

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetDavid Namerow

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Atos Ennim

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetMitchell Duncan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • The Shot

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetAnthony Tersigni

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Valentine Couple

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetNathan Boyer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • False Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetAaliyah Porchia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Somersaults Of Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetTracey Saint-Phard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Flaws Of Summer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetDaphne Stratton Gignac

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • My Heart

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetClarissa Burden

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Human

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetMayra Macias

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Song Of The Wanderer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetTamara Buckman

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Euphoria

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetSophia Rashidzada

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Talking To Jaden

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetJacquelyn Iarusso


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetRachel Peterson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Life

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetVenice Sotto

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • A Breeze Of Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetWilliam Farmer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Water Under The Bridge

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetMadison Austin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Time

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetAshanti Thomas

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Empty Room

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetJaylein Bell

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Love To Thine Spindle

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetJamaya Newton

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Numbers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetKatie McGovern

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Usta Friends

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetPrecious Lewis

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Who Knew

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetJammie Lynn

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Waiting On Forever

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetShelley Walls

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Thy Sun

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetKaylin Nance

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Worth It?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetSuzie Wilson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The Mirror That I See

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetSebra Czajkowski

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Toto's Tornado

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetMarla LeNeo

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Life Once Sought

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetRyane Jenig

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • What Love Is

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetMiko Diggs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Insanity

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetDevynn Hart

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Struck Me Sentimental

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetAudrey McKay

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Momentous Adolescence

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetEmily Ritter

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • The Moment

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetElijah Hartle

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • United

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetThomas Hlubin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Death Is Patient

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetAlexandra Zafra

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Cracks In My Heart

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetRonald Pope

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Tweet Tweet

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetJeffrey Nicholas

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Left

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetBreanna Cremeans

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Answer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetDione Sheehan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Images Of Tenderness

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetThomas Pazur

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Casket Talk

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetMurray Dunlap

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Winter Season

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetJanna Chau

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The Doves

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetJo Smelser

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Shakespeare

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetRachel Ivy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Crossroads

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetChelsi Johnson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Mask

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetAmber Jakiel

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Angels Cry Too

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetKacee Walker

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Time, Effort, And Faith

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetKendra Smith

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • 'What If'?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetJoel Chinapen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Freer (My Love Singing Free)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetLawrence Leight

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Candy Tomorrow Has No Meaning

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetPatricia Keenberg

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • The Iridescence Of Prosperity

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetAbdelkhalek Elagamy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • My Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetZoey Hunsinger

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Mirror

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetAshley Flores

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Before And After

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetEmily Moharter

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Gone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetHalcyon Abraham Ramirez

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Deluge

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetPoet Harrison

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Distant Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetBrianna Knappett

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • The Hobbit

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetAnna Rose Perrier

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Just Us

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetMelissa Gallardo

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Remuneration

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetTaylor Roice

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Woman Of My Dreams

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetPhilip Plunkett

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Old Man World

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetGordon Franklin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Lovecycle 112814

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetRichelle Heredia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • My Way

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetHollie Johnson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Demons and Monsters

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetChrista Coburn

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Remember

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetMiKayla Galloway

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • A Cry For Freedom

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetAllysha Davis