LSD @ The Movies #2 Twilight Of The Gods
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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A short free article about a phenomenon in film today that is ruining the movie industry or at the very least diluting the impact of its biggest films and franchises.
Shroud of the Healer
Price: Free! Words: 75,640. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Archbishop Valdieri is impatient to get the Pope to the Clinic of the Little Sisters of Tourvillon in Avignon, France, for urgent treatment. Matt Rider, an English PI, is in Avignon with his girlfriend Zoé. They get talking to a local nurse who tells them that all is not well at the American clinic up on the hill. Matt thinks the nurse is crazy -- until her husband calls with devastating news.
15 Questions About Social Media
Series: 15 Questions. Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Advertising, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
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Does all the hype surrounding social media make sense? What are social media? Are they the same websites we used to call social networks? Do people really want to "engage" with brands? Do companies really want to have "conversations" with their customers? What is the value of a Facebook "like"? What is "organic reach"? What happens now that the free lunch is over?
The Psyching: A Short Thriller
Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
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As an evening on call at the psychiatric ward at Overlook Hospital wears on, the idyllic psych ward feels more and more sinister. And the only one to notice the strange and terrible forces gathering around the hospital is Danni Gerard, a uniquely gifted 24-year-old medical student.
The Legend of the Crystal Dragon
Series: Scifi Short Stories by Bill Parker. Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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This is the story of a legendary starship. It was made out to be a pirate vessel, but was it really? Memories of the truth had faded over time and the people of Benara-3 had forgotten the truth. But the Jatarians did not forget ...
My Erotic Virgin Life: A Tale of Woe and a Starving Incubus
Series: My Erotic Virgin Life. You set the price! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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Danny is an incubus who doesn't want to have sex. Correction: he wants it, but he's waiting for someone special. At least, that was his plan. The fridge is empty, he has no money, and his only source of food is his dad who won't buy groceries until Danny has sex. Danny could deal with that, except he has a cat, and he's not about to let the little fuzz ball starve, so it's off to the strip club.
Spiritual Rhyme
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
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Poetry is poetry is poetry, unless it moves you...and makes you think about life and ponder deeply over your existence in a positive way.
The Hitman's Hidden Heart
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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A short story of a Soviet assassin who is is about to embark on his most dangerous and thought provoking hit yet...
Haiku Snake (With Head)
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016 by Cynical Saints. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
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If you've never head of a Haiku Snake with head before that is because I made it up. It's a chain of haiku poems with slightly bigger poem at the beginning that has teeth and may or may not be poisonous. Enjoy! It's free!
The House of the Hooks
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
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A young lonely man works in the butcher shop of a rich couple and, haunted by an accident, starts to feel like his bosses might hide something inside their mansion. Blood, horror and hooks wait for him, as the man decides to investigate the truth behind his own nightmares.
Hazed
Price: Free! Words: 70,240. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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After Taylor Thompson receives an acceptance letter to a university an hour away, she can taste freedom. Her life is controlled by a small town and a strict father. When Taylor finds a local bar that’s hiring a waitress she applies and gets the position. However, one bartender leaves her questioning the acceptance of her new job.
Counterattack
Price: Free! Words: 33,810. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Another thrilling episode of Earth! Survivors launch their first counterattack with devastating results and Stanley finally develops a plan.
Zaid: An Urban Tale
Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Twenty-Five year old Zaid has just been released from prison and hopes to reunite with Amiah, the mother of his child. After a shocking event, Zaid's life is forever changed and he is faced with his most difficult challenge yet. Note: This is a short story of approximately 2,100 words or 10 pages.
The Chosen And the guardians
Price: Free! Words: 61,800. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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Story of a student who becomes a guardian to defend the world from the dark threat that was returning to earth. After so much time dormant, the darkness is trying again to make the earth a dark ball of chaos, where they will reign and destroy everything and everyone. The guardians must now fight to defend their home and loved one from an ugly end of the world and life itself.
The Front Door
Series: A short story. Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: British English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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An unexpected tale of opportunity in the rental market. Inspired by Mary Shelley's Frankenstein and Roald Dahl.
Eyes Like Marigolds
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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A girl holds a gun to her head. She doesn't want to kill herself, but she knows she has to do it. It's for the greater good. It will keep what happened to her from happening to anyone else. It's how she will make a difference.
Dead Man's Trivia
Price: Free! Words: 16,680. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Up close and personal, or softly from a distance, Sunshine will see to it that your problems disappear once you hand over your money, no questions asked. Unless, of course, she feels like having a little fun on the job...
Technical Description of the Infrared Laser used on the World Trade Center 9/11
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Lasers & Photonics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Optics & Light
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This short technical paper presents the basic technical description of an Infrared Laser that was used on the World Trade Center on 9-11-2001. Readers advised to visit drjudywood.com. The Laser sits in geosyncronous orbit at 22,000 miles altitude. It is a large satellite and is likely still in orbit. In direct mode, the laser probably operates at 256*1.039 THz = 265.984 THz.
As I Wake (and See the World)
Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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He wasn’t supposed to survive. But he did. Now the Dark Ones are after him.
Portela or Sacavem Perhaps (a free flash fiction story)
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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In December 2015, I started a monthly competition challenging my blog visitors to provide me with prompts for me to choose my favourite and write their story in no more than 500 words. The piece published here is exactly 500 words and is about two brothers on a fishing trip in Lisbon with a secret that can't remain unshared for ever.