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Youthful Places
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
An anthology of fifteen selected poems by the author encapsulating the joys and sorrows of youth. Also includes homages to silent film actress Louise Brooks and martyred Polish author and artist Bruno Schulz.
The Loneliness Cure: How to Gain Connection and Fulfillment in a World of Isolation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,400. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Reference, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Loneliness is a universal feeling. It can arise from countless sources and can create suffering, despair and isolation. Many people find it hard to develop close and trusting relationships with others. There is no need to suffer from loneliness or isolation anymore. In this book Dr. Alisa Robinson teaches you how to overcome loneliness to feel more connected and fulfilled in your daily life.
Ana of Acheron
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Born in the undersea city of Acheron, Rafa’il transports often illegal cargo between cities for a fee. Unable to connect with others, Rafa’il was plagued by loneliness until he discovered the drug called “ana.” Now in addition to avoiding law enforcement and legitimate transporter agencies, Rafa’il struggles with the threat of addiction. It’s a battle that he’s losing…and may not even want to win.
Standing in the Storms of Life (sermon)
Price: Free! Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Sermons / Christian, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Pentecostal & Charismatic
You don't always see the connection between your actions and the current storm. Sometimes there's a bit of time before you start to reap the consequences of your actions, whether it be in your marriage; family; finances; personal/work life, the result of neglect or the result of poor choices. There are also God-directed storms, natural storms, and some which are just straight out demonic.
Reverend Bob’s Sermon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: American English. Published: January 6, 2013 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
A pastor of an unresponsive church with the best of his life behind him and little to show for it, Reverend Bob spends his week preparing yet another sermon that will not be heard. Does a life of failed good intentions necessitate a sentence of isolation and futility?
Electric Wolves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Horror » General
A group of six colonists awake from cold sleep partway to their destination - everyone else is dead, the ships cannot be landed, and an electronic warfare attack has left something malicious behind in the ships' computers. The survivors try to find out what happened, but discover that the hostile code is much more dangerous and important than they originally imagined.
The Mint
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 42. Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » General
A marginalized student struggles with a typical school day and frets about his place in life. A dark literary short story.
Quiet Fury Books: Criminal Justice Blog Series
Price: Free! Words: 15,060. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
12 Articles and Interviews by Experts and Victims
Long Days, Last Days . . . a down-to-earth guide for those at the bedside
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Called to the side of someone critically or chronically ill, what can you do, what will you say? With short alphabetical entries on 200 topics (Checklists, Mutual Peril, Sex, Waiting), LDLD advises on emergency and perplexity, noise and loss. Treating the full ecology of the bedside--its calendar and ethics, its terrain and emotional climate--LDLD empowers all caregivers in days tedious or trying.
Flight from Saddam
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013 by David Hetherington. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
If there was to be one word in Arabic to describe Hell on earth, perhaps it would be Alradwania. For at the prison there, men turned into monsters. They unleashed terror and suffering on an unimaginable scale.Forty eight thousand men and women perished here, but one man, a professor, survived against all the odds. His ordeal and escape across the desert is an epic true story of sheer willpower.