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The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
The Old Book
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A man finds an old book in an antique store. Someone filled the pages with writing in the margins. It is some type of diary from the second world war, but the pages are linked cryptically. Can the man and a friend decipher the secret of the old book?
Code Word Puzzles
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Series: Maintain Your Brain Puzzles, Book 10 · Word Puzzles, Book 4 · Puzzles, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
73 Code Word Puzzles of witty quotes and fascinating trivia to challenge you and make you smile. Easy, medium, hard, and helpless levels of play, with each level having less clues than the preceding. Helpless level puzzles offer no clues; it’s up to you alone to break the code. Quotes from Bill Cosby and others. Trivia on Sesame Street, fish, football, the Beatles and other things or thoughts.
Prayers Poems Songs
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You set the price! Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Prayerbooks / Christian
This collection was written by Cesar during his late teens, and each piece of writing was originally intended to remain as a personal record of his journey with God. Yet the collection at some point became much more than mere thoughts about the world and God; they developed into poems, lyrics and poetry on a full range of subjects.
Thomas Bulford's English Companion
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,390. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A new compendium of words by a little-known but infinitely-self-important, self-proclaimed aficianado, on why English is the greatest language.
Symbolism in Freemasonry
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Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by James Green. Category: Essay » Sociology
Freemasonry abounds with symbolism, this essay discusses their meanings
Carpe Noctem
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Price: Free! Words: 44,200. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Carpe Noctem is a dark, cynical, mildly Kafkaesque, psychogeographical travelogue of a misanthropic software engineer. A tragicomedy, with a few dashes of Angostura, a touch of cruciverbalism and a peppering of cynical verse. At the start of the book, we travel through a feverish nightmare. The core of the book reflects the vibe of our character's recuperation and just one night at his hotel.