EarthCentre: The End of the Universe
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You set the price! Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
EarthCentre: The End of the Universe An Epic prose poem in seven parts. Introduction...a journey, back and forth in Time, a funfairgroundride through the EarthCentre theme park, of the future, and passing, and present-time, of the reader...to the End of the Universe.EarthCentre.
Johnny's Demons
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Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Johnny has demons, and tape-decks, and possibly other ancient shit. Sadly though, neither he nor this story possess any rampaging robots. I know, right?
Sapien Strife
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Price: Free! Words: 4,660. Language: American English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Terry and his human mate Jon, try to live their life together in the city.
The Swan Maiden
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Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eliza has fallen deeply in love with a swan maiden. Not wanting to rob her lady fair of her freedom like people in the stories do, Eliza travels to Faerie to seek a boon of the Fairy Queen: to become a swan maiden herself and thus stay with her love for as long as they both shall live.
How I was Murdered by a Fox Monster
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
They say life flashes before you in that moment before death. I could see it all reflected in the blade. I was standing under the cherry blossoms at my school entrance ceremony, eating cake at my sister's wedding, standing outside praying the monster wouldn't come tonight. I might not be dead yet but I can see what's coming, this is the story of how I was murdered by a fox monster!
Piers Morgan is Running America
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Series: Steve's Essays. Price: Free! Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Well we have an odd situation here don't we? A British Anchor is telling Americans what to do! Read about it here... [Article - Humor - 1000 words]
Killing Machine: The Duel
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Series: Killing Machine, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Theo Daniels has spent his life learning the art of death. Military. CIA. Black Ops. Then tragedy forces him to use his skills to seek revenge. In THE DUEL, Daniels goes looking for answers in a remote mansion, home to a clan of assassins. These men might claim to be the most lethal assassins on earth, but they're about to proven wrong when they cross blades with the Killing Machine.
Renegades
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Price: Free! Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.00 from 1 review)
Leonardo Petta is being hunted by the one organization he trusted his entire life. But before he can disappear forever, he has to do one more thing.
Not So Silent Night- A Christmas Short Story in Dialogue
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Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
This is a Christmas short story for kids in which fifth-graders Joey and Eli time travel.They journey to Austria in 1818 and meet Franz Gruber who is struggling to come up with a tune for the famous carol "Silent Night". This humorous story is told all in dialogue.
Samir And The High King
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Price: Free! Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Middle East
Long, long ago in a land at the edge of a desert that howls against the walls of the village, a poor young boy named Samir is sent to work for a strange old man who stays up all night listening to the stars. This imaginative reconstruction of the tale of the Magi will appeal to children aged six and over, and draws on real astronomical research into the real Christmas Star.
Last Time I Cried (Flash Fiction)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.00 from 1 review)
A broken man comes home to find the one thing that can break down the wall he built around his emotions.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) or Excessive Mast Cells? Research Summary
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Price: Free! Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
This medical research summary elucidates the connections between excessive intestinal mast cells and digestive dysfunction described as mastocytic enterocolitis. Personal stories, medical terminology and reflections from a practicing gastroenterologist highlight this article that provides information to assist with diagnosis and treatment of those described as having irritable bowel syndrome.
The Questioner
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Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
At some point in the continuum of life comes the realization that one is indeed mortal. The phrase, “today is the first day of the rest of your life”, slowly becomes more poignant. Finally, the concept of one’s days being numbered becomes a constant companion. This story relates an experience of a man caught up in the end-game.
The Forgotten Ornament
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Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A child insists that a Christmas story about a lost ornament have a happy ending. Even though it doesn't seem like it is possible.
Party Jack
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Price: Free! Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After several hundreds of married years Jack is having some trouble with his wife Estelle. She wants her own space.
If I Couldn't Be Me, I'd Be a...CAT!
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Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Be more like a cat...you will live longer! This short little story takes a peek into some of the mysterious ways of our beloved feline friends. Adopt a few of the cat's secret ways, and you just might live to a ripe old age, and purr with contentment.
e-Publishing in 2011: The State of the Art
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You set the price! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
A re-cap of electronic publishing trends during 2011, including the launch of Amazon's Kindle Fire tablet as a rival to Apple's iPad, and tablets running Google's Android operating system. It concludes that a titanic struggle between Amazon, Apple and Google is taking shape.
Top Shelf
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Price: Free! Words: 14,640. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Top Shelf is a slice of life story. Through five derelicts on New York's waterfront,man's humanity to his fellow man are compared, contrasted and tested. The story focuses on a group of elderly street people.
Dragon's Eye Project: First Act
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Price: Free! Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Arios Blackheart, a young man without a past, faces a world with two futures. The Humanitarian Order rules the world, and is sending it on a collision course with the realms of myth. Will Arios stand aside? Or will he open the Dragon's Eye and send the world back to its proper order?
There's a Mouse In the Store
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Price: Free! Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
Judachew, the singing mouse, goes shopping with his friend Riley at a large department store in town. The sight of a mouse in the store has strange and comical effects on the customers and the workers. Riley's greatest fear is that the store manager, her grandmother, will find out she brought a mouse to Boscov's Department store.