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Gone With the Wind
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Gone with the wind were the mothers we knew, as they watched the movie. Usually strict, they let my cousins and me roam the shimmery, other-worldly theater. We went alone to the restrooms; we bought all the Cokes and popcorn we wanted. Coins seemed to spawn in our mothers' purses. They would never be the same and neither would I...
I Ain't Staying
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Price: $0.99 USD. 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.
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.
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.
Personal Empowerment Through Meditation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
This book teaches a simple, yet profoundly effective method of meditation, and it explains how meditation can enable you to maintain inner calm and poise in potentially volatile situations. It teaches you how to utilize the principles underlying meditation to live a happier, more productive life and be more at peace with yourself, your family, your co-workers and everyone.