The Other Artist
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Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Deciding to respond to an “Art for Sale” ad on a whim, Robert has low expectations for what he might find. Upon arriving at the listed address, the validity of these expectations is supported by old photographs and forgettable prints on the walls. Despite this beginning, he soon finds himself in the studio of a brilliant but terribly ill artist.
A People's Politics
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Price: Free! Words: 34,110. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
(5.00 from 1 review)
This author subscribes to the principle of check and balance in all human enterprises and endeavours to mitigate the effects of human sin. Therefore he supports a two-party system as the only legitimate democratic process whereby contesting sides in an election to parliament, state legislative assembly or local council may not take their constituents for granted.
Becoming Brilliant
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Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This book offers the clues of becoming a young gun by ‘finding success within yourself’, with its short 22 chapters and its visually rich contents. Its fresh approach to the principles of success provides timeless knowledge from the topics of; positive attitudes, chasing ambitions, good habits, your life purpose, embracing gratitude, leadership and taking proactive action towards your goals.
The Artificer's Apprentice
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Price: Free! Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In the city of Renze magic and technology blend seamlessly and the Artificer guilds make handsome profits keeping the city's systems running. Cast out of the guild in his prime and bitter from his many losses, a blind artificer has taken on an apprentice to make what he no longer can: a device that will help him get revenge on the man responsible for destroying his life.
Facelift
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Price: Free! Words: 29,520. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Botany professor CB Oldenberger is approaching age 50 and he’s not happy about it. He even considers getting a facelift. Join CB in a slightly madcap escapade that includes organized crime, a beautiful spy, the Chinese triad, and a series of events that remind him that what is important is not so much how you look, but how you live.
Universe RSVP
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Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Inspired by true events, this story highlights the mysterious motives of life. Why is life so brutal and yet so kind? Is everything determined by ‘fate’. This story tells of a tragedy that left a woman devastated and disillusioned with life. And yet, it injects hope, when, through a strange set of circumstances, this event leads her back to her one true love.
The Assassins
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Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Emperor Domitian hates Christians. He isn't too fond of philosophers either. The Assassins will cut anyone's throat for a few pieces of gold, so that's no problem. The popular Heron of Alexandria is brash and outspoken. In addition to teaching school and building an aeolipile, history's first reaction motor, he has some other surprising skills.
Divine Designs
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Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Putting a poem into a shape is much like crafting a sculpture from a piece of clay. The mind manipulates the form until it has created a poetic sculpture. Only the limits of your mind limit the possibilities for creating poetic sculptures. From these simple forms will hopefully come inspiration for others to explore their own advanced creativity.
Sophia's Silly Ducklings
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
A short children's play about a little girl named Sophia and her four pet ducklings.
Inspired Designs
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Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Is it an idea or inspiration which ignites the spark of creation? It is in the realization that ideas are the fires ignited by inspiration's spark which causes the enlightened mind to make time and space available for optimum reception. The greatest "thinkers" were those who knew this great truth and used it to their fullest advantage. Poetry can easily be seen as the product of inspiration.
The Quiet One
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Price: Free! Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Anne finds herself at odds with a suitor who doesn't understand her personality. On one of her rides she finds a place of peace and another delightful surprise. Read the story to find out how the triangle evolves and how dear dogs are to her and she to them.
Dark Aims
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Price: Free! Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this plot driven fast-paced thriller, Johnny Delca submerges the reader to an intriguing world of conspiracies in the future. A conspiracy is taking place just south of the border. An obscure group of international powers aims to revive a long-thought abandoned nuclear program by taking undue advantage of a failing regime. Only a lawyer, an ex-soldier and a mysterious woman stand in the way.
Essay: Life After Death?
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Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Death doesn't exist in reality. You will live again and again, gradually developing greater states of awareness with each succeeding life. Death is perhaps one of the greatest disillusions surrounding mankind!
Veritas
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Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Please allow me to introduce myself, I am known in this period as Eduardo Gissente, immortal monster and extinguisher of life, betrayer of love
Poached Eggs And Honesty
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Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a lovely account of the life of a young woman who works in a cafe in Robinsville, and all the adventures that happen to her. It is by the same author as A New Year Story
Children of Dolhinov
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Price: Free! Words: 146,450. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
It is a titanic story though one rather slow-moving by contemporary standards.
The Vacuum Isn't Crazy About Nature, Either
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Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The old adage only hints at the animosity between the primal elements of Creation. Tired of Nature's hostility, Nothing decides that the time is right to end this feud. On his terms. Science Fiction Short Story.
The Truth about Syria
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Price: Free! Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
A stock figure of modern political literature is the Latin American dictator, a beribboned generalissimo, overweight, corrupt, propping up rich landlords who live in luxury on the back of impoverished peasants, using the language of anti-Communism to justify crushing any possibility of reform. Clearly, such people were seen as villains.
Elephant Small Vol 2
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Series: Elephant Small, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Welcome to Elephant Small Vol 2. This is the second in a series of five ebooks that cover five years of original verse previously published on my weblog 'Elephant Small'. Vol 2 covers edited highlights from the years 2008-2010
14 Days Of Success With Femme Fabulous
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Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In this eBook you will find 14 Tips For Success, that if implemented daily over 14 days will help you get closer to being the successful person you want and deserve to be. These 14 tips work because they are universal truths, practiced by successful people the world over. They have helped me reach new levels in my life and they will help you too.