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Invisible Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Greta and Hank are orphaned and homeless, scrabbling for survival on the cold, rainy streets of San Francisco. In this short story, a noir take on Hansel and Gretel, the little girl struggles to keep herself and her brother from falling through the cracks in this scary urban landscape, where homeless adults help and also prey on lost children.
Odes from a Daughter - Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature
A brief tome of poetry and essays written to remember a remarkable woman/mother/grandmother who endured much emotional and physical pain and suffering in her lifetime but nonetheless loved intensely and persevered until her last breath to rear a family that strives to carry on her legacy of kindness.
The Power of Love
Series: The Way of Silence, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion
A monk finds an abandoned child in his retreat and goes on a search to find the mother. The power of Love is a gift of God.
The Nancy Nolan Show
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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If you don't watch talk shows, you may think they don't affect your life. If you do watch them, the opinions of the hosts and guests may have more influence on you than you think. The Nancy Nolan Show, a collection of short stories about a fictional talk show and its host, Nancy Nolan, will get you thinking about the influence talk shows have on the lives of guests, would-be guests, and viewers.
The Least Preacher
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
"There is a lot of red clay and long nights in every line Janice Daugharty puts on paper." Pat Conroy Duncan finds his lost faith hiking the roads to country churches with his nephew, who he passes off as the world's littlest preacher. Duncan used to be a preacher himself; his father was too. But as he tells the boy, "You gotta have a hook, or else be called. And you gotta leave the women alone