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Observations of A Transplanted Southern Belle by Laurie Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of columns published in the 1990's by southern humorist, Laurie Byrne Smith. Topics include mothers and mothers in law, children, holidays and finances. From sweet tea to BBQ to 99% humidity, being a child in North Carolina is a true southern experience.
2017: The Battle for Marghdeen by Khurram Shafique
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: British English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Marghdeen is the name of the ideal society conceived by the poet-philosopher Iqbal in 1932. It is a world where life is inside-out, people know their destinies and there is no poverty, neediness, crime or injustice. In this book the author shows how such a society can be achieved in a short space of time, as long as we change our perception of history and other domains of knowledge.
Footprints in the Snow by Jennifer McMurrain
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Julie and her young daughter, Emily, find themselves with no place to go on a blizzardy Christmas Eve. How will Julie keep Emily's innocence intact while fighting for their very survival?
The Old Schoolhouse by Noelle Ryan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story of an evocative visit to an old country schoolhouse. Tender memories are recalled and serve as a contrast to our modern age. One person in particular , stands out, The Master. A person gifted with empathy and humor, he gives the old schoolhouse its singular identity.
How Tony Wrote and Published Two Novels by Tony Alan Grayson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,420. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How Tony Wrote and Published Two Novels is a guidebook to explain how I researched, wrote, edited, published, and marketed two novels in the e-book format. A Voice from New Mill Creek: The Methodists, a Drama, is both Historical Fiction and Christian Fiction. Goodnight Paige is a Contemporary Romance.
An Alternative Handbook to the Maltese Temples - a Cosmic Perspective and Guide. by Francis Xavier Aloisio
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,660. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
For the first time, we have a ‘handbook’ that gives us a metaphysical and an alternative perspective of the unique prehistoric temples of Malta. Humanity has now reached the stage where it is open, eager & hungry enough for the ‘truth.’ It is time to come into a better understanding of these magnificent and mysterious structures, and to find out what truly happened on the islands of Malta & Gozo.
Different Times by Nunzia Castaldo
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The life we are faced with situations that become part of our inner selves and become poetry sometimes sweet and gentle like memories of a happy childhood, other painful and sad when we are exposed to the lack of what we hold most dear. The collection of poems Different Times captures these feelings. Enjoy the reading
LSD Hits The Books #1: Fifty Shades Of Grey by Mikey Lee Ray
Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a book review series we here at LSD Magazine have just started, our first book is 50 Shades of Grey. Enjoy.
The Pot of Wisdom by Ivanete Durso Rocha
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 27, 2016 by noktaekitap. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The distinguished surname Durso originated in an area of Italy, known as the Papal States. Although people were originally known only by a single name, it became necessary for people to adapt a second name to identify themselves as populations grew and travel became more frequent.
The Chaos - [Diary of an Unsuspected Psychopath] by Claudio Valerio Gaetani
Series: [Diario de un insospechado psicópata] · Poetry. Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Inspirational(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sometimes writing a diary is like preparing to decipher, one day, we wish we had always hidden, this is not the first book I write, and hopefully not the last, but its not a book, its a diary, but as has been written, it's a collection of thoughts and ideas, aphorisms, sayings, words left out there to go around in the head of some or in my own head, phrases that have become famous and other less.
The Bonfire Heart of DB Winters by Adnan W Sarwar
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
The Angel of Death has come to a leafy town in Northern England to take the soul of an old soldier. It appears to be a routine extraction. However, DB Winters is no ordinary old man. Neither was he an ordinary soldier. A tale of love, sacrifice, bloodshed, Tehran and how man can sometimes even make the Angel of Death ponder on the astonishing capacity man has to forge bonds with others.
Energizing - One Minute Read - (OMR) - Stories by Pat Ritter
Series: Stories Written at Pomona Writers Group. Price: Free! Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Each week in 2015 I attended the Pomona Writers Group. The facilitator asked us to write a story about a topic he chose. These stories less than 500 words are OMR (One Minute Read). I hope you enjoy reading each one.
Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi by ibrahim Sarı
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 15,920. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 19, 2016 by noktaekitap. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
Mevlana Celaleddin RUMİ The discipline of Mevlevi Order was established by Mevlevi’s son Sultan Veled, his disciple Chalabi Husameddin, and his grandson Ulu Arif Chalabi in order to pass on his teachings to future generations. Ever since then, the “order” has been presided over by a Makam Chalabi (Chief Master) elected from among Mevlana’s offspring.
Why YA? (And What Is It, Anyway?) by Atthys J Gage
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
The year 1967 saw the publication of The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton, arguably the first book of serious literature for young adult readers. Since then, YA has exploded into one of the largest markets in fiction with tens of thousands of new titles published every year. In this quick essay, we explore how it a tiny niche-genre grew into a major marketplace phenomenon.
Now That I'm Mature by Sylvia Morice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,530. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
Author Sylvia Morice loves to poke fun at herself, and she does it expertly with this humorous collection of short essays that tackles such diverse subjects as hot-air balloons, lost jewelry, playing in a ukulele band aboard a cruise ship, her phobias of mice and dentists and many other diverse topics. Readers everywhere will enjoy her, "I can't believe I just did that", writing style.
Mozart's Brain, Too - Number 2.9 by Wim Baren
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
A short informal essay on what I've learned about character expression and emotions in fiction and other creative writing forms, and what I learned about my own emotions.
Upside down by Princess Eme
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,330. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of short love stories. Aspiring and new; filled with words of intensity on respect, love, lust, and life. It is funny when life takes you to places you don't expect to be but then, how do you handle those situations as they come? Upside down answers a few of those challenges.
Caged by Steve Weintz
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a story about how I first met Bert and Betty, a couple of pathetic red wolves caged up at the Low Country Visitor Center managed by the Federal Bureau of Wild Animals outside of Charleston, SC. After I saw them I decided to write a story. People love goddamn stories about animals. Black Beauty, Call of the Wild. Why not a story about Bert and Betty and how they escaped?
Impact by Ashley Blake
You set the price! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
This writing captures the impact gun violence has on the family. When someone is killed we feel sad for the family. We feel sad but never really realize how huge of an impact this type of death has. When a young child loses a mother their future becomes more of a mystery. Will they be revengeful? Will the turn to substances to cope? Will they engage in violence, in return creating a cycle?!?!