Books tagged: solitude

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Écoutes, Échos, Espérances
Price: Free! Words: 9,860. Language: French. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
L’Inconscient, la Conscience et leur Amphitryon parlent.
Words of Ice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Messages from the spirit world are known to take many shapes and forms.
Rays of Civilization
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,380. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
During the 1960’s, the measure of a woman’s success is how well she marries. This is the goal of Tempe, Arizona native Georgina LaVigne, and she believes she made her mark when she wrangles the son of a Nevada rancher, only to be disappointed to learn the life isn’t what she expected.
Ghosts of Past and Present - From "Short Cuts", a short story collection
Price: Free! Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Following a chaotic business meeting, Liam flees the city for the quiet of a childhood beach. Stuck in the rain, he discovers lost and precious memories - but his memories don't return alone... _____________________________________________________________ Erik Boman is a writer from Oxford. He is the author of "Short Cuts" and was awarded with the A.M. Heath literary prize in 2011.
How To Be Alone (But Not Lonely)
Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: British English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Loneliness has been described as a modern problem that can affect our health as badly as smoking or obesity.  Yet, many people yearn for solitude and space in our busy, people-filled society. This booklet explores what it means to be alone in modern society, including the serious effects of loneliness, the useful possibilities of solitude and the influence modern society has on both these things
Juillet
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: French. Published: February 11, 2015 by Nathan. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nouvelle. À la suite d'une rupture, un écrivain fait le point sur sa vie. Parti à la recherche de son passé, il succombe à ses obsessions, au souvenir de la femme aimée maintenant disparue mais il résiste à la solitude et il reprend goût à la vie. Il s'éprend d'une autre femme, garde ses souvenirs pour la nuit, pour chaque mot qu'il écrit.
En Imaginant un Avenir
You set the price! Words: 66,070. Language: French. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Le narrateur raconte l’histoire d’Anna et Lucia, deux filles d’origine italienne. Mais dans cette histoire romantique, le héros a une envie irrésistible d’en finir avec la vie monotone et insignifiante qu’il mène, et décide de partir en vacances qui ne seront qu’une succession d’aventures tragi-comiques.
Days In The Blackberries Field - vol. 2
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
About love and solitude. "In the Land of Ice" is the collection of short texts and poems written in the form of haiku, tanka, haibun and free verse.
Mes amies reviennent
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: French. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Aux premiers rayons de soleil printanier, une vieille dame s’impatiente ; elle attend ses amies. Avec tendresse, humour, l’auteur conte ses espoirs, sa solitude, son bonheur. Des lecteurs commentent : Le récit est bien construit, on y entre facilement. Le personnage central est attachant, son univers est bien cerné. C’est un texte à découvrir, car il aborde avec pudeur un thème délicat.
Nurturance
Price: Free! Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A young beautiful woman barely in her twenties awaits this one someone, like her mom’s bedtime story of the prince riding a white horse, as he is her only hope of nurturance, she desperately needs. She seeks his assuring touches all over her body and soul, especially where the nasty world has lacerated her most. She wants to be taken in, feel happy to be naked in the shine of his golden intent.