Metal Soldiers #1: Soul Searching
Price: Free! Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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The metal soldiers slip through the darkness doing their wicked duty under the gray-red dust laden skies of Planet War. A soul has been taken and they must find it. Rock, a newly masked soldier, is among them. What seems routine is not. Those who are near indestructible are not. The odds are incredible and the mission perilous. This is beginning of the Metal Soldiers Series. Read it now!
I, Society
Price: Free! Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Here's my second volume of reasoned rants. I call it I, Society because many of the short essays are the result of my concept of socio-psychology - that the social and psychological are often mixed. The idea has led to some interesting, if off-beat takes on life, society and you. Enjoy. And if not, maybe you’re part of my concept of psycho-sociology.
The Best Thing About Lily
Price: Free! Words: 380. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
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The Best Thing About Lily has been created to support children through the death of a pet. It has been used successfully as a Social Story for teaching children with autism about death. It is a good option to print the book out or read to the child on their iPad or iPod.
The Weekly Gardener Volume 3 July - December 2012
Series: The Weekly Gardener, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Collected articles from theweeklygardener.com - July through December 2012. For current articles visit The Weekly Gardener blog
Conversations with Clete
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Cletus Rossiter is concerned about his sleep apnea and records himself while sleeping, but gets far more than he bargained for when strange voices show up in the recordings, including his own voice speaking German, a language he doesn’t know. Is he dreaming or is he is dealing with ghosts from the historic past?
Written In Stone
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
FREE short story about a woman stuck in a dead end marriage until she meets a talking tree.
The Weekend Spark
Price: Free! Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The McKenzies are trying to overcome different obstacles. A marriage of twenty years is almost coming to an end thanks to the eminent threat of divorce. In an attempt to save their marriage Daniel McKenzie schedules a romantic weekend at the Royal Hotel. Will this marriage resist? Witness every moment of this romantic weekend and find the answer to this question.
A Painter's Portfolio
Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
An illustrated portfolio for watercolour artist and author Dwayne R. James. This document contains images and descriptions of his varied paintings, as well as examples of his other works.
A Silver Ring Crafted In World War II
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
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A ring can be made from a coin by tapping with a spoon. That's what my father witnessed while guarding German POWs during World War II. He told me a story about that and I'm sharing it here. When my father died I was struck by the thought that when a man dies his stories die with him unless someone writes them down.
How to Knit Children's Slippers
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This pattern gives detailed instructions on how to knit child sized slippers from a small size 5 to a teen size 5 or slippers that measure 5 1/4" to 9" long. The pattern also includes links to YouTube videos demonstrating each knitting technique and stitch making this a great pattern for new knitters.
The Myth of Kalvartr: Sample Edition
Price: Free! Words: 18,520. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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The Myth of Kalvartr is a fantasy novel set in a world plagued with curses and war. Kingdoms are divided, allegiances are shaky. Follow the heirs of the Zhan Kingdom as they try to set things right in a land consumed by fear and greed. Follow four distinct viewpoints of characters within Asarelith, from the far Frozen Lands of the north to the cursed kingdom of the east, in this sample.
Complications
Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
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It's 1982 and Gene is on the front lines of love: he works retail at "Til Death Do Us Part", a computerized dating agency where the patrons know how they are going to die and hope to meet someone else before it happens. Like most shopping mall jobs of its day, it's a mix of boredom and politeness punctuated by flashes of genuine empathy but Gene's job is about to get a lot more interesting.
Apex Magazine - Sample Issue
Price: Free! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Free sample issue of Apex Magazine! Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month. This issue contains work by Elizabeth Bear, Sarah Monette, Jim C. Hines, and Maureen McHugh. Apex Magazine was a 2012 Hugo Award Nominee!
Marjorie Granger Smiling In The Garden
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is the lovely story of a British woman who is a gardening enthusiast, and also a dinnerlady in a school. She has a lovely family, and an ambition to open a flower shop. One day a lady knocks on her door and changes her life.
Denver International Airport
Price: Free! Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Essay » Technology
A discussion of culture, design, environmental issues, and fuel economy associated with the Denver International Airport. It was originally written as part of a book inspired by the visionary thinker, Mr. Jim Starry.
OxyContin Substance Abuse-Oxycontine Addiction
Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
Oxycontin is a white, odorless, crystalline powder that is originated from the opium alkaloid. This a drug, also known as oxycodone hydrochloride, and is considered to be a very powerful painkiller.
8 Steps To A More Successful Music Career In 2013
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Just Me. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Music » Music reference
Note: This short report is 3200 words long, so straight to the point. Regardless of how 2012 went for you and your music career, 2013 can be better! Not sure what you should be doing next? Not sure why you've put a CD out but aren't getting many sales or even free downloads? Then you will want to read this short guide for 8 things you can do this year to ensure 2013 is your best year in music yet!
Guida Breve Come scrivere il Testamento
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: Italian. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Essay » Legal
Guida Breve per scrivere il proprio testamento: ecco raccolte le informazioni essenziali per tutti coloro che si trovano a chiedersi come scrivere senza sbagliare il proprio testamento: ecco i riferimenti di base necessari a esprimere con chiarezza e senza contraddizioni le proprie volontà testamentarie.
Mind Burps - I, Poet Series, Vol 3
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
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My poetry comes in a peculiar way; I see the world on display; Then logic's usurped; the mind burps. So please read me, I pray.
Le fil d'arrivée
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: French. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Daniel, un véritable génie de la robotique, a recours à une brillante astuce pour annoncer à son vieil ami Michel qu'il est le premier à créer un véritable androïde entièrement autonome et conscient de son existence. Sachant que Michel ne sera pas facile à convaincre, Daniel lui joue un formidable tour qui frôle l'incrédulité et la stupéfaction à la toute fin du récit.