Books tagged: nihilism

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The Novagem
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Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An odd young man is smitten by an antique store clerk. During one of his awkward attempts at wooing her, the young man comes across a book on the 1915 San Francisco Pan-Pacific Exposition that will overturn his notion of reality and inspire him to join forces with a secret organization hell-bent on proving that the sun is not a star.
Ned the Nihilist
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You set the price! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
How would you deal with tragedy?
Life in the 20th Century
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A story about life in the 20th century!
All The Hippies Are Dead
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,370. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011 by Spore Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A coming of age novel like no other. Alex's life was bland, carefree, and safe; working for a medium-sized San Francisco newspaper, until one night it went all wrong. A chance meeting with a girl at a party, a single night of excess, and suddenly Alex's life spiraled out of control. Hooked on heroin and a girl he couldn't shake, Alex battles to find himself and the life he had so quickly lost.
The World Is Never Enough: A Journey to the Heart of 21st Century Human
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Price: Free! Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A look beneath the skin of the modern-day individual: an attempt to understand their struggles and their meaning.
The Universe Doesn't Give a Flying Fuck About You
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Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
The universe is very big. You are very small. You're so small and so insignificant in the big picture that you don't even register. The universe was here before you were born and will be here after you're gone, and your life is barely a blip on its radar. If your life is to matter, it's won't matter to the universe. Stop worrying so much about what others think. It's time to do some epic shit.
Reticent Rain
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Price: Free! Words: 18,240. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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.
Delirifacient
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Price: Free! Words: 87,390. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dostoevskii's 'Crime and punishment' as palimpsest for a novel writing aggressively against itself and its own species, a novel of a young man ruled by accidie who brings to late 19th century Russia the true teaching of nihilism
Madame Einzige: Amor Fati
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,260. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Having recently been annexed into the new Russian-dominated super-state called the Eurasian Federation, oil-rich Central Asia has become the heart of a bloody geopolitical cycle of revolution and counter-revolution. A Nietzschean cypherpunk anti-heroine Madame Einzige is thrust onto the Central Asian killing fields in search of a nihilistic hacker-magus kidnapped and recruited by the CIA.
Stacked: a play in one act
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
Are human beings doomed to muddle through a dreary existence? Can we do better than put a brave face on it, as Camus recommended in "The Myth of Sysiphus"? In this one-act play--a classic response to existential favorites such as "Waiting for Godot"--two actors wrestle with science, religion, an unseen director, and their own choices about how they'll interpret the script they've been given.