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By Elizabeth Kolodziej
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Fiction
A work of flash fiction created for a contest with the theme: FALL given. Read on the air at
The Ice Cream Cone
By CJ Heck
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Fiction
With love, a walk in the park, and an ordinary ice cream cone, a grandfather teaches his granddaughter a valuable lesson about divorce.
Reticent Rain
By Richard Acosta
Price: Free! Words: 18,240. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Fiction
The spaces between the connect and the disconnect are in concert when a young psychiatric intern, Doctor Pierce, faces the many challenges that the state run institution of Westwood presents to him. There he meets Paige, a frail and catatonic patient, that changes both of their lives forever. Through cryptic passages and heavy metaphor, the story unfolds to a bewildering and unnerving ending.
Snapshots-A Collection of Poetry
By Adam McFee
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Fiction
A collection of poems about life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Plus love and loss, faith and betrayal, patriotic dissidence,haves and have nots, and a couple of serial killers mixed in for fun. As the title implies, each poem attempts to paint a vivid picture, that each reader may see differently.
Sunflower Diaries: Cryptology Applied to Fashion and Developing Clothes Relationships with Others, Volume 3
By Rod Island
Series: Sunflower Diaries, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Volume 3 uses the analogy of the fashion industry to explain the Subconscious Collective running off Earth's Electromagnetic Field. A list of the cast from "The Devil Wears Prada" shows how the film’s actors are born on calendar dates matching states that were inducted into the Union. This reinforces the theory of Earth's genetic code that can be mapped out using the Internet Movie Database.
Sunflower Diaries: Cryptology Applied to the Coming of the Alpaca Lips, Pina Coladas, Romantic Inflation, Nucleus Accumbens, and Millenials, Volume 38
By Rod Island
Series: Sunflower Diaries, Book 38. Price: Free! Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Volume 38 covers news articles for 4/21 to 4/22 of 2013. It's unique because 4/22 of 2013 is Earth Day and the birthday of Jack Nicholson. It does an application of Cryptology to the movie "As Good As It Gets" and the final scene of "A Few Good Men." It also uses an analogy to describe the destruction of the U.S.S. Kelvin in the 2009 movie "Star Trek."
I Love to Write - Workbook
By Laura K Marshall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
I Love to Write workbook (K-12) is chock full of writing instruction and tons of exercises and activities. Each exercise builds upon the prior section of work. Depending on the age and ability of your students this can be an independent study book or a lesson plan to work through with the entire class. Have all your students shouting (in their indoor voices) I Love to Write!
I Love to Read and Write
By Laura K Marshall
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
I Love to Read and Write is full of activities and exercises for all grade levels (K- 12) Your students will love the short stories in I Love to Read and then they can learn to write their own in I Love to Write. This combo pack is bursting with stories, recipes, games, activities and more.
Magical M.E.: Washington Wizardry Applied to Illinois, Wreck-It Ralph, Walt Disney, and Einstein’s Fish, Volume 28
By Rod Island
Series: Magical ME, Book 28. Price: Free! Words: 28,830. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Volume 28 is covers the video game aspect of the 2012 Disney movie "Wreck-It Ralph" applied to religion. It covers a few news articles between 12/3 - 12/5 of 2013. It was published on the day Nelson Mandela passed away at age 95. Only half of the chapters were in this volume because it hit close to the 30,000 word mark. The other chapters will have to be included later.
I Weathered the Storm, but You Weathered Me
By Rachel Kelly
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Fiction
This is a poetry collection that deals with the brokenness that all types of heartbreak brings. Its main focuses are on first loves, first losses, infidelity, leaving, and trying to figure it all out. It deals with difficult scenarios that many young people face when they feel their heart rip in two. An introductory collection by a young poet who will surely have more to follow.