SPARKS - Thoughts, Reputation, Love, and Longing to Matter
Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: Simple English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Issues of Desire, Compromise, Deception, Mediocrity, Reputation, Success, and Longing to Matter, find their way into Short Story Poems under categories of Inspiration, Motivation, Introspection, Reinvention, and Self-Actualization. Touching on Molestation, Poverty Mentality, Stubborn Stupidity, Ambition Alertness and Lifespan Soberness, is POINT-BLANK HEART-SLASHES Quintuplet prequel – SPARKS.
Stepping Stones
Price: Free! Words: 380. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Non-formal education, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
I strongly urge teachers, learners and students (even the parents) to purchase a copy of Stepping Stones. The money goes for a good cause – and the content conveys a message we are all sorely lacking. Janos Bozsik – Editor Education Southern Africa Magazine May 2011 Issue
Last Kiss in Venice - Part 1 (Chinese Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
“威尼斯最后一吻” 是一个超自然,涵盖东,西方文化的爱情史诗,诉说了一个爱与恨,忠诚与背叛,复仇与正义的故事。东方魔法,西方吸血鬼,和刀光剑影的廝杀混成了一个鸡尾酒般的,令人难忘的传说。
Under Three Flags in Cuba - the Life and Times of George Clarke Musgrave
Series: George Clarke Musgrave - a Victorian Adventurer, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 66,650. Language: British English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
George Clarke Musgrave landed in Cuba a warm sympathiser with Spain but for two years he served with the revolutionaries and experienced their suffering. He repeatedly crossed the lines carrying despatches from the insurgent Cuban Government to the Americans and was twice imprisoned, three times wounded, barely rescued from a spy's death and finally arrested and deported under threat of execution.
Actor: the Unsung Greek Hero
Price: Free! Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Actor, a young man of Ancient Greece looking to make a name for himself, ends up on a trail of side-kicking for some of the greatest heroes ever. However, each one seems to be a little off from their legend. All turn out to be jerks. Will Actor survive to be a hero himself?
Old Man
Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult
(3.00 from 1 review)
With no money and no work for months, two friends list themselves in the 'help wanted' pages of a local magazine as home and furniture movers. Their first client is an old man who is moving into his family's lake side cabin, where horrible secrets lay buried. Their grip still ensnares those who tread above ground. If you read it all, please comment and rate!
G-TRAX Devo's-Relationships: Parents are People Too
Series: Relationships, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature
Ever get the feeling that you and your parents don’t live in the same world or maybe even the same planet as you do? Maybe God created parents out of moon dust instead of earth dust and that’s why they seem to be really out of this world. Why do you suppose that God created parents in the first place? Did He create them just to make your lives miserable?
Castles Made of Sand
Price: Free! Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(3.00 from 1 review)
This is a short piece of philosophic/speculative fiction exploring ideas of the mind and artificial intelligence. There is a lot that could be expanded on in this piece, and the characters could be fleshed out. But I haven't decided where I want to go with it yet. In the mean time here it is for people who like thought provoking concepts.
A Warm Respite
Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
In the vast coldness of space's indifference, life huddles together for a warm respite from the frigidity felt during lonely hours. This is a short piece I wrote to try to capture that. Hope you find it interesting! If you read it all, please comment and rate!
Trova il tesoro interiore: Il Buddhismo e la vita quotidiana
Price: Free! Words: 7,370. Language: Italian. Published: June 16, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
Una raccolta di domande e risposte ricorrenti ,tratte dai discorsi di Dharma della maestra Seon Daehaeng . Queste includono questioni basilari come perche' la vita sembri vuota, come diventare una persona piu' spirituale ,perche' la vita sembra ingiusta, e se esistono cose come le vite precedenti . Le sue risposte sono molto terra terra ,imbevute da un profondo senso di non dualita'.
A Brief Intermission: A Romantic 4th of July Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
As Flickers Cinemas empties and the whole town prepares to watch the 4th of July fireworks, Chance Prescott interrupts the horror flick in Theater 4 to surprise the movie’s only patron with a rooftop view of the town’s fireworks display. Will romance blossom under the stars? Or will Chance’s risky proposition fall on deaf ears? You never know what might happen in the summer heat...
Thank You for Ten: Short Fiction About a Little Theater
Price: Free! Words: 30,850. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy, Fiction » Anthologies
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Little Dionysus Playhouse, like all community theaters, is a different place every day, as different people with different goals come in and out doing their thing. The ten stories in this collection explore both the drama and the comedy that happen in a community playhouse, both on and off the stage.
Inexpensive Subs: An Essay
You set the price! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
A cubic design to make submarines cheaper to build. Some thoughts on construction, safety and uses proposed. This is basically a cargo submarine but with aircraft carrier potential.
Introducing Serina K., Ph.D. and Future Famous Person
Price: Free! Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Serina K. Moore is not an average third grader. She is a third grader with ambition. She has plans to become a famous chef, scientist, veterinarian, and possibly an archaeologist when she grows up. Although her father has warned her that it will be difficult to accomplish such high goals, Serina is determined to become the world’s most famous person.
3T Revolution Disc Golf Unleashed
Price: Free! Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Extreme sports, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
3T Revolution is a new scoring system and course design for playing a round at a disc golf course. Each hole is played and scored differently, depending on its length and difficulty, adding surprising variety to the game of disc golf. In this book you will learn the basics of 3T Revolution, how to play it, how to take any course and make it a 3T course, and variations of play.
Der Sämann, der Samen und Die Herzen Der Menschen
Series: Praktische Hilfen in Heiligung, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 26,730. Language: German. Published: June 16, 2014 by ZTF Books Online. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
Das Gleichnis vom Sämann ist das erste, das vom Herrn Jesus erzählt wurde. Es lastete in spezieller Weise auf dem Herzen des Herrn. Dieses Gleichnis wurde von den drei Evangelisten Matthäus, Markus und Lukas, die es alle im Einzelnen aufnahmen, wiedergegeben. Ich denke, dass dieses Gleichnis eines von denen war, die der Herr unbedingt jenen mitteilen wollte, die Ihm folgten.
Shiny Things
Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
He came up to savor a tasty meal as it dripped from the garbage, but this night, Fango discovered something more valuable than food, like a morning sun that captured his own reflection.
Alive
Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Memories of a past life haunted a young man as he woke up in an odd manner. Tin could do nothing...nothing but perceive. Doctor. Doctor please come back.
Meltdown - Part 1: A Sam Jameson Espionage and Suspense Thriller
Series: Devolution: A Sam Jameson Espionage and Suspense Thriller Series. Price: Free! Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
"Lars Emmerich is right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille, and Frederick Forsyth." - Gene GeRue, Amazon Special Agent Sam Jameson never pays much attention to the crackpots and goofballs with their shrill economic doomsday predictions… until their dire conjecture suddenly comes true. That's when her week blazes past horrible and crashes headlong into nightmarish.
To Kumassi with Scott - the Life and Times of George Clarke Musgrave
Series: George Clarke Musgrave - a Victorian Adventurer, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 64,080. Language: British English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
An accurate and entertaining account of Sir Francis Scott’s Ashanti Expedition of 1895-96, vividly portraying the killing fields, the treachery and the debauchery that characterised this gold-rich outpost of the Empire and the ultimate submission of the vicious despot, King Prempeh.