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Carsickness and the Virtual Reality Universe
By William Hrdina
You set the price! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A brother and sister explore the philosophical implications of virtual reality under the best possible conditions.
Restoration
By Philip Matthews
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 109,080. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A thousand years into the future - the world a husk because so much water has been exchanged for omnium from the Other World - an artificial woman loses her fortune and is thrown out of reality. She has no memory - ruined by her long stay in reality - yet she feels compelled to cross the desolate land to the high towers in the north. She is the Midwife; her task the salvation of a dying humanity.
Il Tempo che non c’è
By Riccardo McOtter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,130. Language: Italian. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Se non esistessero orologi e calendari, in che modo vivremmo e misureremmo il nostro Tempo? Lo scopriranno tre amici, trentenni, che si trovano a lasciare le loro vite “normali” per finire in un mondo abitato da soli adolescenti. Una sorta di moderno “paese dei balocchi”, dove i tre adulti riscopriranno piaceri reconditi e repressi. Ma vivere in un mondo senza regole si rivelerà un'ardua sfida...
La table des matières
By Jean-Yves Crozier
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: French. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Bien au-delà des étoiles, le funambule acoustique se joue du temps et de l'espace en profitant d'un paysage infini, qui déroule ses possibilités, suivant la mélodie élémentaire. La curiosité fondamentale qui compose le funambule acoustique le pousse à faire un détour aux sources dans ce quatorzième épisode.
Angel of Truth
By Philip Matthews
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 78,590. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Peter Lacey has been obliged to abandon his life as peripatetic researcher into the more obscure areas of Utopianism. Now, he works as a temporary credit controller in various companies in London. One day, while on route to a routine business meeting, he and an associate pick up a hitch-hiker and give him a short lift to help him on his way. Within a week, Peter's life is totally transformed.
The Eagle flies on Friday
By Philip Matthews
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The Principal rules the City and so can do what he likes. He likes raping women and murdering their kin. The City Council decide to curb the Principal by providing him with a friend, They find a Wild Man to serve as this friend. It's the Wild Man's idea to climb the Stairway to Heaven, hidden away to the East and guarded by a fearsome monster. It's an unlikely quest that could be their undoing.
A Symphony of Cicadas
By Crissi Langwell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,230. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A story of love, loss, and the emergence of hope is told through the life and death of Rachel Ashby, a woman who is caught in the afterlife following a tragic car accident. Unable to find her son, and mourning the end of a life she felt had just begun, Rachel is sent on a journey of self-discovery, learning more about herself in death than she ever knew in life.
OR
By Philip Matthews
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 91,850. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Ossie Rising, boss of Rising Transport Services and a noted philanthropist, vanished a while ago en route to Sarajevo. His wife, Cissy, now runs the business. But Ossie's wild brother, Zed, is back after his failure to make it big in the world, and - coincidentally - Rising trucks are now implicated in drug smuggling. An awkward situation, now made worse by the news that Ossie may not be dead...
Be God To Yourself
By Jean-Yves Crozier
Series: Acoustic Funambulist, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Jumping from one galaxy to the next, the aerialist discovers the intricate relativeness of infinite realities and learns to rely on his imagination for a melodious stride. In a desperate search for meaning, the Acoustic Funambulist learns out of insight that life extends beyond life in this ninth episode.
I'VE NOTHING TO OFFER
By Peterpiazza
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,940. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
This concise volume focuses on the spiritual journey which we each must eventually and invariably tread. Through its short stories, poems, essays and letter it demonstrates that although each path is unique, the goal remains the same.
The Testament of Eve
By Philip Matthews
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 101,430. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Adam has taken to bed and refuses to toil for his extended family any longer. So Eve must find a cure for Adam’s condition, but she discovers that the man who might hold the key is one marked by a knowledge that all fear to know. This man is Cain, the ruler of the city on the plain. The result is chaos as the two families, separated for almost a thousand years, encounter one another.
Anon
By Philip Matthews
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 74,790. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A corporate investigator with a dubious reputation is seconded to help the local police force deal with a mysterious Midnight Rambler in a city park. As coincidences mount up, the investigator comes to suspect that the night prowler's terrible assaults might be expressing his own most secret cravings.
Onlyness
By Santosh Jha
Price: Free! Words: 38,970. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
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Dumped by her billionaire fiancé, the Hollywood actress lands herself in all sorts of woes – hospitalization for slipping pill overdose and paparazzi. She escapes to India's Yoga capital but the paparazzi follows. A young yogi bails her out, detours her to an unusual world, introducing her to super consciousness of Onlyness. She thinks she is second time lucky. However, more shocks await her.
The Prince
By Philip Matthews
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The story is about a prince, whose father, an emperor too gentle to rule, is defeated and driven to suicide by the machinations of a powerful priesthood and a great city. The emperor’s death leaves his son a fugitive, protected only by two advisers and a small group of soldiers, and the novel tells of his reconquest of the Empire and how he goes on to do what his father could not do.
The Blue Record
By Philip Matthews
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 64,470. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Human immortality has been achieved by means of the World Machine. There is a minor accident, so that one human being comes in contact with another. Growing chaos ensues as the millennia old conditioning breaks down, which awakens the one human power that science ultimately cannot control: memory - and its truths.
Crow Station
By Philip Matthews
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 185,810. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Dublin 1985, wet summer: the Cold War encroaching while a disparate group of young people undergo transformative experiences.
The Optimist
By Alexander Twist
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,240. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Disenchanted with life, an orphaned boy must struggle against great odds and search his soul to find his purpose. He must find his place on a continent where few ever get to realize their dreams. Later, his search leads him far away from home, away from city life, to a small obscure village in the back woods of the South African wild, were at last, he finds himself.
Ancient Rights - a Woman's Journey
By Sandi Badash
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 72,440. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Ancient Rights - a Woman's Journey, is a story of Merrill Darwin, whose art career is stalled, and relationship is waning She needs time by herself, to think clearly without interruption about what to do. This journey of soul searching includes romance, mysterious sources of advice, a ghost-like visitor, and an unexpected meeting throwing her off-balance as she looks for clarity.
Lupita
By Philip Matthews
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 112,210. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Jane Blake, 37, suddenly leaves her mother, with whom she has lived since the death of her fiancé thirteen years previously, to make a life of her own before it is too late. This action sparks a profound crisis, and she finds that - living alone for the first time - as well as trying to decide what to do with her new freedom, she must re-examine her life in order to make sense of this freedom.
The Fourth Man
By Philip Matthews
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 87,140. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The novel is about the sentimental education of an Irish writer, Richard Butler. Given the limited possibilities of the biographical novel, Butler's early life is conveyed by means of sixteen episodes to indicate the intense aura of significance that can accompany certain moments in a life, so that some sense can be made of his life by tracing the connections between these events.