Socialbuzz: Directory of Smashwords Users on Twitter
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Christine Michels and Bernice Carstensen write as Sharice Kendyl. Christine lives in Southern Alberta, Canada. Bernadette lives in British Columbia, Canada.
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Nana’s love of all things romance and adventure started with a tattered romantic suspense she borrowed from her cousin on a sultry summer afternoon in Ghana at a precocious thirteen. She’s been in love with kick butt heroines ever since. With her overactive imagination, and channeling her inner Buffy, it was only a matter a time before she started creating her own characters.
Waiting for her chance at a job as a ninja assassin, Nana, meantime works out her drama, passion and sass with fictional characters every bit as sassy and kick butt as she thinks she is. Though, until that ninja job comes through, you’ll find her acting out scenes for hubby and puppy while catching up on her favorite reality tele ... read more
Come Home Again
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JAKE NEEDHAM is an American screen and television writer who began writing crime novels when he realized he didn’t really like movies and television very much.
Mr. Needham has lived and worked in Hong Kong, Singapore, and Thailand for over twenty years. He is a lawyer by education and has held a number of significant positions in both the pubic and private sectors where he took part in a lengthy list of international operations he has no intention of telling you about.
He, his wife, and their two sons divide their time between homes in Thailand and the United States. You can read excerpts from Jake Needham’s other books at his web site, www.JakeNeedham.com.
The King of Macau
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Chuck Walker is a novelist, cartoonist, musician and artist. His creativity spans many disciplines and over the years has produced many books, music CD’s, a number of works of art and cartoons. In his words “creativity is the heart of all things and without it, life would be meaningless.” His latest work is called ‘The Monk.’ To examine some examples of his work and to order books or CDs go to www.chuckwalker.net. You can also follow chuck on twitter at @chucklesink.
The Christmas Ghost of Wells Street School
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38 Degrees North
38° North are a group fitness professionals based in Ibiza who provide the space, time and experiences to allow you to reach your potential.
We pride ourselves on offering a highly personal approach to your fitness and health needs: our prime focus is you. We work with clients on bespoke Fitness Holidays and Detox Retreats hosted from our base in Ibiza. We also run the fitness services, personal training, detox and slimming treatments at Revival Wellness Club within the 5 Star Aguas de Ibiza hotel.
We offer a wide range of fitness activities on our holidays and retreats coupled with great food and options including an alkalizing detox juice cleanse programme, slimming treatments and spa therapies. Our team i ... read more
6 Days To Slim! The Ibiza Detox Diet
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Benjamin Bressington is a Gamification, Engagement Consultant that helps business owners increase conversions and sales upwards of 30%. Http://www.BenBressington.com Ben has worked with Fortune 1000 companies, hollywood movie stars and Self Help Gurus around the world. Along with assisting entrepreneurs around the world to start and grow successful businesses.
After publishing over 300 Apps Benjamin created the GAMER Formula for applying game mechanics to anything to increase engagement, sales and conversions. This new business model applies the new rules of business engagement to marketing and communication.
Benjamin has also created the Text'nSeek http://www.TextandSeek.com gamified text message engagemen ... read more
How to Make Millions from Apps
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Paloma Beck is a Romance Author living a life of contradiction... she's a happily married carpooling mom writing steamy romance. It's almost naughty! Paloma writes both contemporary and paranormal romances that are anything but PG. She published her first book in 2012 and hasn't slowed down since.
With her husband and three sons, the Blue Ridge mountains have been her home for nearly twenty years. There's still a special place in her heart though for New England where she spent her childhood. The lakes of Maine call her name and someday she hopes to find her way back there.
Paloma is a proud supporter of Starbucks. She believes a daily dose of espresso and a good book make any day better. So, go on, Romance ... read more
Follow me on Twitter at ebookguide
Seit über 15 Jahren bin ich als freier Berater und Fachautor in den Bereichen Marketing, Kommunikation und Entertainment tätig und betreibt selbst ein eigenes Internetgeschäft. Ich habe rund 50 Bücher und knapp 1000 Fachartikel in unterschiedlichen Medien veröffentlicht.
Wissensvermittlung ist meine Berufung. Als Berater bin ich es gewöhnt, Know-how für andere Menschen in einer verständlichen Form zu präsentieren. Das Schreiben ist meine bevorzugte Ausdrucksform, um mein erlangtes Know-how zu kommunizieren. Elektronische Bücher (eBook) erscheint mir als Plattform bestens geeignet, meine Zielsetzung in die Tat umzusetzen. Schon lange arbeite ich mit diesem Medium, nun wird es Zeit, selbst Inhalte hier ... read more
Alternatives Reisen - Urlaub einmal anders
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Every business leader (e.g. owner, executive, manager, etc.) struggles with the declining work ethic and the entitlement mentality of their new emerging employment base.. Eric is the only speaker who focuses on developing work ethic in the emerging workforce and he’s written the first business book for leaders on improving work ethic since 1904.
Since 1998, Eric Chester has been known by millions as the premier expert on Generation Y. As an award-winning keynote speaker and a bestselling author, he was the first to explain the differences the new enigmatic generation brought to the workforce, and he emerged as the “go to” guy when employers wanted to know how to recruit, train, manage, motivate, and reta ... read more
Employing Generation Why? Understanding, Managing, and Motivating Your New Workforce
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Don DeBon has been writing on and off for most of his life. In his later school years he was encouraged to send in his work in for publishing by his teachers. While he did, after a few rejections he lost interest and simply wrote for himself, but not with any consistency. Then he was encouraged by the one special lady in his life to take up his pen again. What started as a challenge became the works you see here. He hopes you enjoyed reading it half as much as he did writing it.
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Umamaheswari Anandane is an engineer by qualification and Writer/Poet by profession.She is the finest poet who had her debut collections in Amazon under the name'Inside My Poem Book'."Rhythmus" is her second digital publication that has been polished to extract the essence deep within the world of words in form of poetry.
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Born May 27th, 1969 in Oakland California, Jaime Buckley has always aspired to be something more. Now at 364lbs he’s beginning to rethink his aspirations. Rumors say he’s a loving husband and father of 12 amazing kids…but you know how rumors get started. He dreams of a career as a Pepsi connoisseur. Heck, he’d even settle for being a cheese maker, sausage taster or anything else that might prevent global warming by eating animals. Hey, we all have to do our part.
Instead Jaime labors from dawn until dusk building worlds, crafting magic, translating ancient alien text, training heroes, fighting monsters and trying to figure out Twitter. Though there are some days when he feels like giving it all up to ... read more
Cross Point (What if...you were the Hero? #1)
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Marissa Farrar is a multi-published fantasy and horror author. She was born in Devon, England, has travelled all over the world, and has lived in both Australia and Spain. She now resides in the countryside with her husband, three young children, a crazy Spanish dog, two rescue cats and six hens. Despite returning to England, she daydreams of one day being able to split her time between her home country and the balmy, white sandy beaches of Spain.
Even though she’s been writing stories since she was small and held dreams of being a writer, her initial life plan went a different way.
In her youth, inspired by James Herriot, she decided to become a vet, and would regularly bring home new pets to her weary pare ... read more
The Sound of Crickets
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After pairing up lawyers romantically in her head for fifteen years, Magdalen Braden traded in her job as an attorney to set her inner matchmaker free. Today she draws on her past adventures in a Philadelphia law office to write her sexy contemporary romance series, The Blackjack Quartet.
Blackjack & Moonlight, the third installment in the series, was a finalist in the prestigious Romance Writers of America® Golden Heart® contest in 2012. All four books contain love, romance, and a solid dose of legal humor.
Magdalen fuels her creativity by attending the University of Southern Maine's Stonecoast MFA program and blogging about the romance genre at Promantica.com. As president of her local Romance Writers of ... read more
Following His Lead: A Philadelphia Lawyer Romance
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Nikki Rea London was born in Montego Bay, Jamaica. She now resides in New Jersey.This is Nikki first Self Published Book. She enjoy being around friends and families. You can reach Nikki at firstname.lastname@example.org
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K. Nicole Williams lives in a quaint town in the Shenandoah Valley with her husband and two wonderful sons. She has been writing since the day her mother handed her a crayon, but has only started publishing her work in 2012. When she is not writing, she is reading either a good book or chasing around her two young boys.
The Big Payback: A Kyra Walker Mystery (.5)
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Antonia Chitty is an award winning entrepreneur and author, with a passion for helping women succeed in business. She runs ACEInspire, offering flexible and affordable training for businesses, and help for mums who want to start earning. She is the author of 15 books, including Make Money Online, Commercial Writing: How to Earn a Living as a Business Writer, Blogging the Essential Guide, Marketing the Essential Guide Start a Family Friendly Business, Family Friendly Working, and The Mumpreneur Guide’s Start Your Own Business Book. Find out more at www.acebusinesstraining.com
Online Study Success
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Ted Mahsun works as an online game designer by day and writes fantasy by night. He lives in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with his wife and daughter, who both think he should spend more time with them instead of writing silly stories.
The Secret Operation in the Matriarch's Kitchen
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Matt Hilton writes thriller and horror novels. He is the author of the Joe Hunter thriller series published in the UK by Hodder and Stoughton, and in the USA by William Morrow and Co, all of which are available in traditional print and eBook from all major retailers. Under the various pen names of Jack, Norton, Vallon Jackson and J A Norton he also writes and publishes eBooks in various genres including, adult horror and thriller novels, and YA novellas.
Follow me on Twitter at qooks2
Salim Gueler is a german author with turkish heritage. His passion for Fantasy was the reason, why he decided to write "The Chronicles of Qooks"
He lives in Germany and works as a Corporate Communication Manager.
Salim Güler, geboren 1975 in Anatolien, kam mit 5 Jahren nach Deutschland, ins beschauliche Norddeutsche Dörfchen Pansdorf. Schon im Grundschulalter begann er kleine Texte zu schreiben, meist über Freunde und seine Familie, oder über eine selbst erdachte Welt. Fantasy sollte ihn seit jeher begeistern und begleiten. So dass er nach einem Parktikum bei Warner Brothers in L.A. beschloss sein erstes eigenes Fantasy-Buch zu schreiben. Dabei wollte er nicht nur die großen dieser Branche würdigen, so ... read more
Die Chroniken von Qooks 1: Sieben Wind
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ARE YOU SLEEPING WITH YOUR OFFICE FANTASY?
Office Fantasies, a hot and steamy collection of erotic stories between two attractive coworkers, Marcus & Sydney. Marcus “the cute new guy” whom recently moved to Miami seems to be the shy, quiet, mystery guy. Little does Sydney know, she has an insatiable, passionate, sexual terrorist in her presence.
In the first episode of Office Fantasies "Cover Blown", the obvious attraction between Marcus and Sydney has become the talk of the office. Every day the two of them flirt and tease each other, until the sexual tension finally explodes into the Perfect Chemistry. Parking decks, office bathrooms and building elevators. This fantasy turned reality contains all the e ... read more
Follow me on Twitter at LeniSands
Leni Sands was born in 1961 in Oldham, Lancashire, grew up in Macclesfield, Cheshire, where she still works. As a child, Leni was an avid reader and loved writing poems and stories for her friends. She had a huge collection of books including 'The Famous Five' and 'The Secret Seven'. At 7 years of age, she started her own library and charged her friends 5p per day if they returned their book late. During the early 1990's, Leni worked as a Teaching Assistant specializing in children on the autistic spectrum before training to be a teacher of English. Her first book 'Tommy's Shadow' was written as a teaching reading tool for an autistic boy, obsessed with his own shadow. The story has been read (prior to publishi ... read more
'Tommy's Shadow' & 'Tommy meets Tom Thumb'
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Founder and CEO of the high end clothing brand Don't Feed The Animals, Michael Hamlett Jr. is a savvy entrepreneur with many thought provoking ideas. In his first book, College: Extremely Overrated, he tackles business, entrepreneurship and education reform. He enjoys trading options, creating companies and hearing new ideas. For speaking engagements, contact email@example.com.
College: Extremely Overrated
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GINNY JAQUES looks at the world through God-colored glasses. In love with people, and fascinated by the amazing book called The Bible, she is consumed with a desire to bring the two together in a way that inspires hope and joy in this world where cynicism and despair abound. Her writing expresses her belief that people are of inestimable worth, and that they can choose their own destinies, even if they can't control them. She has survived seven years of university studies, a twenty-year career as a high school substitute English teacher, forty-two happy years of marriage, and seven very happy years as a grandmother.
Follow me on Twitter at JanetTaliaferro
I write novels, poetry, and short stories. In broad-brush terms, I have written about alcohol and drug addiction, and more importantly, recovery and the influence of twelve-step programs, incest, racial and religious tolerance, abortion, and war.
In previous lives I was a political activist and business owner and have remained an avid Planned Parenthood supporter over the years. I graduated from Southern Methodist University and hold a Master’s Degree in Creative Studies from the University of Central Oklahoma, where I received the Geoffrey Bocca Memorial Award for graduate writing.
Follow me on Twitter at violettavane
Violetta Vane grew up a drifter and a third culture kid who eventually put down roots in the Southeast US, although her heart lives somewhere along the Pacific coast of Mexico. She's worked in restaurants, strip clubs, academia and the corporate world and studied everything from the philosophy of science to queer theory to medieval Spanish literature. She homeschools her eldest son and has a passion for political activism.
Follow me on Twitter at danmartines
Dan Martines is an options and futures trader and the creator of the Markets on Fire, a blog about trading ideas, market views and other statistical ramblings. A former executive from a large consulting firm he worked with clients all over the world to deliver high performance. After the crisis of 2008 he got tired of the large drawdowns and decided to take matters in his own hand.
The Evolution of a Trader
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William E. Hertling is a digital native who grew up on the online chat and bulletin board systems of the mid 1980s, giving him twenty-five years experience participating in and creating online culture. A science fiction writer and digital strategist, he lives in Portland, Oregon.
The Case of the Wilted Broccoli
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When I was young I used to hang around parks, drinking. I then discovered girls so I moved on to shopping centres. Not long after that I discovered I had a passion for waving brightly coloured sticks in dark rooms with loud music and pretend smoke. I am currently working as a stuntman but would like to become a full-time writer. My favourite word is 'clandestine', followed by 'malevolent.' Or maybe, 'chips.'
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K.P. Peterson is a brand new author, hoping to rise to the upper-echelon of his sci-fi/fantasy inspirational authors such as J.R.R. Tolkien, J.K. Rowling, Jonathan Stroud, and Eric Nylund. He enjoys music, film, zombies, and video games. He currently resides in glorious Colorado, in the Mile High Metro-Denver area, in the United States.
Halcyon: The Harbinger
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Something of a rebel, I apply different perspectives to my "day job" (HR) my hobby (writing) and my obsession (tea).
My wife and I run a small HR consultancy that strikes most people as bizarre - no tick boxes, no flow charts, no politically correct and yet meaningless evaluations of your people or your organisation.
I'm often occupied helping organisations and recruiters to implement and improve systems, plan campaigns and assist in retention. I've written a book on business and career strategy ("1001 Nights in the Trans-Arabian Corporation's Boardroom")and three ebooks.
I write columns for careerone.com.au and other sites and publications and I speak at conferences and other events on my special subjects, whi ... read more
Ticking The Boxes... Or Ticking Them Off
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Robert Evans Wilson, Jr.
Robert Evans Wilson, Jr., a full time father of two sons, is an award-winning humorist from Atlanta. He is the author of the internationally syndicated column: "The Un-Comfort Zone" which runs in more than 400 publications. He is also the author of the humorous book "OFF THE WALL: The Best Graffiti Off the Walls of America," published by Longstreet Press. He is also the author of "The Annoying Ghost Kid," a funny children's book.
Wisdom in the Weirdest Places
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Paul Hahn serves as an Adult Ministry Director at the First Baptist Church of Woodstock, GA.
A member of FBCW since 1993, Paul has served on the staff since 1999. During Paul’s time at
FBCW, the church has grown significantly, been through two major building programs and is
currently enjoying its greatest days of ministry. Paul preaches and speaks to Sunday School
leaders/workers and to men’s groups around the country and world as opportunities arise. Paul
attended Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN and is currently enrolled in Trinity College and
Paul is a native of Chattanooga, TN and relocated to the Metro Atlanta, GA area in 1987. Prior
to that move, he married Marcie Hankins Hahn of Rossv ... read more
The Kingdom Life Series
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Diana Bletter’s writing appears in The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune, The Huffington Post, tabletmag.com, and other publications. She is the First Prize winner of Family Circle Magazine’s 2011 Fiction Contest, and her novel, The Witches’ Secret, was a semi-finalist in Amazon’s 2009 Breakout Novel Award. Her stories have appeared in The North American Review, The Reading Room and Watchword. Her first book, The Invisible Thread: A Portrait of Jewish American Women, with photographs by Lori Grinker, was nominated for a National Jewish Book Award. Her memoir, The Mom Who Took Off On her Motorcycle, has just been published. "A spellbinding read," wrote Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, author of ... read more
Israeli Soldier Girl
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Rebecca Berto writes stories about love and relationships. She gets a thrill when her readers are emotional reading her books and gets even more of a kick when they tell her so. She's strangely imaginative, spends too much time on her computer, and is certifiably crazy when she works on her fiction.
Rebecca Berto lives in Melbourne, Australia with her boyfriend and their pets.
The Masquerade: A Prequel Short To The Rental
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Missouri native and life-long resident. I'm either camping, fishing, sitting outside next to a fire or watching something about history, science or nature right now. I may even be writing...
I find endless inspiration within the natural world for science-fiction, horror and fantasy...
Every story starts with 'What If ?' I strive to bring you with me as I attempt to explore that question.
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Angela Cornell was born in a small town in rural Arkansas. After attending college and obtaining her RN, she remained in Little Rock Arkansas to raise her family with her husband. She continues to work as a RN. Writing in her spare time is a passion she’s had most of her life. Angela and her husband have three grown sons, two at home and attending college, the other out on his own. She enjoys their three dogs and two cats, gardening, family time, and writing.
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Wendy Owens was born in the small college town, Oxford Ohio. After attending Miami University, Wendy went onto a career in the visual arts. For several years she created and sold her own artwork.
In 2011 she gave her true love, writing, a try. Her first novel flowed from her in only two weeks time, as though it had been fighting to get out. That moment was when she knew she had found her calling. Wendy now happily spends her days writing the stories her characters guide her to tell, admitting even she doesn’t always know where that might lead.
When she’s not writing, this dog lover can be found spending time with her tech geek husband, their three amazing kids, and two pups, lovingly nicknamed stinks and ... read more
The Guardians Crown
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Mande Matthews is the author of the ShadowLight Saga. While attending a performing arts college for writing and arranging, Mande discovered Joseph Cambell's Masks of God series. Her desire to understand humanity through myth and legend mingled with her love of fantasy fiction, birthing her life-long quest to create original new worlds for readers. A hermit at heart, Mande recedes into the realms of imagination where she occasionally surfaces to face the real world aided by her minions: a husband who plays the dog drum (the belly of their border collie), and a menagerie of furred, feathered and mostly magical friends.
Broken: Book 2 of the ShadowLight Saga
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Lilian Darcy has written contemporary women’s fiction and romance for many years. Her stories, often bittersweet, focus on a woman’s quest for her place in the world – the right man, the right bond with her family, the right balance between work and life.
Lilian’s books have made many appearances on the Waldenbooks Romance Bestsellers list, and she has received four nominations for the Romance Writers of America’s prestigious Rita™ Award.
Follow me on Twitter at Tannera_Kane
I'm an urban archeologist with a strong interest in exploring urban ruins, ghost towns, and abandoned structures. My novels are composed in the genres of science fiction, treasure hunting, and parody/comedy.
My never-ending sci-fi series contains treasure hunting elements, antiques, junk recycling, and archeology. Hmmm, I wonder why...lol. As for treasure hunting novels, try them out. If you like Laura Croft, you'll love Orianna Killborn.
The Terra Chronicles Book 3: Status
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My name is Kelly Pink and I write erotic fiction. My friends and colleagues tell me that I’m obsessed with sex…and I freely admit that I am. I believe that sex is both beautiful and natural, and I write simply to entertain and arouse my adult readers.
Follow me on Twitter at pleasureschest
Reading and writing are my passions. They enable me to escape for a little while and leave behind everyday life. So many pleasures.
Follow me on Twitter at johnawheatley
Writer, teacher, plumber. Taught English for many years, then trained to fix boilers! Have always written, but started writingf novel when inspired by the story of the wreck of the Royal Charter on the coast of Anglesey. Spend a lot of time on the isle of Anglesey, and my three books A GOLDEN MIST, FLOWERS OF VITRIOL, and THE WEEPING SANDS are all historical novels set on this beautiful island!
A Golden Mist
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K. A. Laity
All-purpose writer, Fulbrighter, uberskiver, medievalist, humourist, flâneuse, techno-shamanka, JANE QUIET scripter, Broad Universe and SinC Mavens of Mayhem social media wrangler, Pirate Pub Captain, currently dividing her time between Dundee and New York · Laity is the author of A CUT-THROAT BUSINESS, A LA MORT SUBITE, THE CLADDAGH ICON, LUSH SITUATION, CHASTITY FLAME, UNQUIET DREAMS, OWL STRETCHING, ROOK CHANT, PELZMANTEL and much more. She's edited the collections WEIRD NOIR and NOIR CARNIVAL for Fox Spirit Books and also writes as Graham Wynd (crime), Kit Marlowe (historicals), and C. Margery Kempe (erotic romance).
Immanion profile: https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/kalaity
High Plains Lazarus: A Weird Western