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February
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
God's in Heaven and all is well in Heaven and on Earth. Wait, no it's not, it's February.
The Quiet: A Novella (Newly Revised and Expanded)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
James Benton might be the last man on earth. Racing to get to work, he finds random abandoned cars, smoldering pile-ups, and something even stranger. Everywhere he goes there's no grass, no people, not even a bird in the sky. Alone in a barren world, James travels west in search of someone, anyone who might have survived The Quiet.
The Howling Winds
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Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
...'the moon darkened...time bled...the grains of a forgotten world'...
When You Find Yourself Awake at 3 AM After Halcyon Wednesday
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Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Martin has a problem, he has a beer, he has a cigarette, but he doesn't have a someone. After the fall and during the crash, Martin's tale examines not so much the often inevitable end of whirlwinds, but the dizzy, unsettling world we're left to when they stop spinning.
You Give Me Love; I Buy You Coffee
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Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
A fun read for all ages!... Except those who aren't in college, or a young man, aside from that, a micro piece that can be enjoyed by anyone!
The Remaining Difficulty
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Series: Poetry in English · Poesia Completa · Complete Poetry. Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The poems in this book deal with some of the everlasting questions that we all have to face, and they may seem bleak and gloomy to some readers. What are we doing here? What purpose can we find for our lives? Is there any higher meaning that we can understand or is it just the here and now? Don't expect answers. The Remaining Difficulty is a book filled with skepticism, humor, and hope.
The World Is Round
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,840. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A great philosopher's masterwork is unravelled by a duck, an influential talk show host begins executing his guests, and a baby enchants a murderous African dictator in Andrew Wheeler's debut collection of seventeen short stories. A work of poignant satire and extraordinary imagination, The World Is Round is always weird, sometimes bleak, and frequently hilarious.