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LSD Hits The Books #3: Fifty Shades Freed by Mikey Lee Ray
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading(5.00 from 6 reviews)
An in-depth review to the concluding part of everyone's favorite soft porn melodrama the 50 Shades saga. Find out what real authors think about this terrible book series.
Poems to Read, Enjoy and Learn by Edupedia Publications Pvt Ltd
Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a sample collection of poems by renowned poet Shashikant Nishnat Sharma, who has written scores of poems in English, Hindi, Bhojpuri and Urdu. His many collections of books have got published and we are happy to bring out his eBooks for the readers through SmashWords. His poetry has such a wide spectrum of coverage that you will surely find some of them best suited for you.
Potter of the Souls--A Short Story by Tabatha Deans
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Faced with spending the remainder of his days in a depressing nursing home, Luke spends his time yearning for the eternal nap, and the day he will once again see the love of his life.
A Letter to Brody by R.S. Guthrie
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a letter, written in lieu of a eulogy by a grieving father to his son, who died at two months of age from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). It is a heartfelt tribute, meant to resonate with any parent who has lost a child; a beacon, perhaps---a suggestion of light and hope within the maelstrom of unimaginable, devastating loss.
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?
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 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.
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.
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.
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?!?!
Dirt by Paul Corusoe
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2011. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
A rodent is beautified in crucifixion, a wayward rocket skews to destruction, and an ancient predator lurks in our archetypal memories -- all at a summer night's baseball game.
Meet a Jerk, Get to Work, How to Write Villains and the Occasional Hero by Jaqueline Girdner
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
An article by USA Today Bestselling author Jaqueline Girdner on how to find your fiction characters and settings in everyday life.
story behind story: Blackout by K.G. Deloas
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011 by LogosMythos Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
On Thursday, September 8th, 2011, at 3:38 pm, the lights went out. Zap. Just like that. The power outage stretched from south Orange County to as far east as Arizona’s Yuma, digging well south into Mexico. It affected seven million people. Authorities raced to restore power. People set up block parties. Neighbors met neighbors. Some of us sought a quiet night. And a little inspiration.
Ireland Calling Me Home Sonnets by Susanna C. Mahoney
Price: Free! Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a narrative of the lost sonnets of the Irish poets of the 1800's and additional Irish cultures with links for readers to investigate on their own.
James Joyce Reincarnated: The WordGuru, Glen Kealey by Don A Lashomb
Price: Free! Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh(5.00 from 1 review)
In Canada there lives a most interesting man whose creativity, radical use of language, strange themes and wide range of thought are comparable only to James Joyce in his late period. But what is the difference and the value of Joyce having been a playful, literary author rather than a serious, deadpan guru? This study investigates.
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