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I Ain't Staying
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Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Category: Essay » Literature
I had been there most of the morning watching the living dead file in for their doctor's appointments. An old man in bib overalls sat down in the chair facing me. "I ain't staying," he said. His wife and son, I guessed, sat each side of him. "I ain't staying," he said again, repeating it about every two minutes. "Daddy," said his son, "it's not even your appointment. It's Mama's."
Rea and Kip: Part 1 of The River Runs Through
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Feel the excitement of a new college, friends and sports through the emotions of college students Kip and Rea. Friends, then not friends. Joy and deep sadness. Learning to trust and know real friendship. Why is it so hard to seize that moment when a best friend becomes more than that? A story of misunderstanding and pride, friendship and love, relationships, written in a musical prose poem style.
Chelsea
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 480. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2010. Category: Essay » Literature
Chelsea, my adopted great-niece, loves competing in beauty pageants. But because of a serious heart condition the least jolt or surprise can result in exaggerated shows of emotion. For instance, when Chelsea discovers that her new pageant friend has flipper-teeth she is shocked to tears.
Songs Unsung, Poems Unspoken
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Songs Unsung, Poems Unspoken begins with an inevitable departure from home and ends with the finitude of things, traveling a gauntlet of conflicting emotions to get there. From the dark, the drunken, the whimsical to the ecstatic, it struggles to give voice to silence, and a presence to absence.
FREE excerpt from the historical novel, "Massacre at Moniac Crossing," by Janice Daugharty
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Price: Free! Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Merry Gay Rose, in a sweet red coat, is riding on back of the wagon driven by her daddy, the Great Hoss Rose. Taking a tram road through the turpentine woods, they are on their way to the funeral of Hoss's deer hunting buddy, Redbone, to deliver the rickety pine box built by Hoss and a scandulous song he wrote to be sung by Merry Gay. The box turns out to be more revealing than the song...
Nannie's Moon: a children's book
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Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A little girl learns from her grandmother about the natural cycles of life and death. They watch the moon waxing and waning; they watch the tomatoes in the garden grow from tiny yellow flowers to red, ripe orbs. The little girl sees herself in comparison to her grandmother--one new and the other old. They watch as the moon returns to new again and the starting-over.
What Happens When You Don't Play Ball
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Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Miss Faye is recovering from a broken hip. Sick of the physical therapy session, in which a bunch of old people are tossing a big yellow ball, she wheels her chair from the room, and keeps wheeling it till she is sitting outside the hospital. Not her fault that a cab driver named Stinker mistakes her for his fare. A whole day with Stinker teaches her what happens when you don't play ball.
Tales from the Known Kingdoms: Adventures in self-understanding
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 172,180. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
'Tales from the Known Kingdoms' uses a collection of teaching tales set in mythical and magical kingdoms that look at life from a different angle. It explains common misunderstandings and hidden patterns that keep people unhappy and stuck in their lives. In addition, for those interested in self development, yet not sure where to begin, it also explains popular approaches to self-growth.
Blessed are the Introverts
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Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Introverts and extroverts often just don't comprehend each other. Assuming everyone functions with the same psychological engine, however, causes misunderstandings. Diesel engines don't run on gasoline, and introverts operate differently than extroverts. This humorous article examines some of the differences between the two personality types.
Matters o' the Heart
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry
There are times when the flood of emotions becomes too large to be contained within one's heart. Over the last six years, I have needed to pour my heart out through poetry. Matters o' the Heart is a collection of twenty of these poems. God bless.