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Silver Icon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Silver Icon is a short story about a day in the life of a typical American worker at a typical American corporation during a reduction in workforce action. Job elimination, off-shoring, and systemic layoffs to reduce costs is common place in today’s workforce. This is the story of Rick, an information technology worker, who experiences this ever repeating story in America.
Man Made Materials
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
In the world of corporate greed, climbing up the ladder depends heavily upon who you know, what you know, and who you associate with. And who you'd sacrifice to make it to the top.
1001 Changes To Get America Back On Track
Price: Free! Words: 41,420. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Modern day self help book for America, geared specifically for the 99.99%. Provides a roadmap of where we have been, how we got where we are and how we formulate a vision for the future of America.
Comfort Shackles
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 28. Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Another meeting with the boss. Nothing to worry about, he thinks, but he still fears getting let go from his job. Losing his job is worse than death. A science fiction novella.
10 Powerful Networking Tips Using Business Cards Global Extended Edition
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting
Whether you are new to networking or a seasoned power networker, this book focuses on anchoring connections made with business cards. With "Foreword" written by author and master networker, Rod Colon, learn the etiquette of proper business card exchanges in different cultures. Whether in a job search or looking for new clients, this book explains how to make memorable 1st impressions.
The Appointment
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 63. Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A devoted employee seeks a meeting with the charismatic boss he's never met or even seen or heard. A science fiction short story.
Orchid Constellations
Series: The Selected Short Fiction of Douglas T. Vale, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 201,970. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
An employee struggles against a tyrannical and stifling corporation. A mad young scientist builds a woman with more life and will than he intended. A sheriff seeks to escape an alien-infested colony world. These are just a few of the science fiction stories you'll find in this collection.
World, Incorporated
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,890. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Adventure » Action
By 2058, the world's governments have fallen. Global society is controlled by 5 gigantic conglomerates of business interests known as "supercoporations." A man codenamed Agent Sliver has contentedly been the covert operative of one such entity's CEO for several years, until a mission does not go as expected. Action and intrigue ensue as he comes to rethink his place in this 21st century dystopia.
Falling
Price: Free! Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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Today, I am falling from an airplane. Small, translucent clouds of hazy white float above the brown terrain below, their shadows roving abjectly over the captive earth like dark, careless sharks. The fall had begun with a wholly unnatural leap from a perfectly intact aircraft, the skydiving instructor beckoning me forward with a hard, abrupt shove to my lower back as I instinctively . . .
Fiction River: How to Save the World
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,220. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
How to Save the World brings together eleven of today’s brightest authors, presenting their answers to solve a pressing problem facing the human race. From the growing energy crisis to women’s rights to overpopulation to the survival of humanity in the future, the stories in this original anthology examine the issues facing our planet today—and offer hope for our survival tomorrow.