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A Few Hours In The Life Of A Young Man
Price: Free! Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
«A Few Hours In The Life Of A Young Man» is a work of fiction. Any resemblance to actual events or locales or persons, living or dead, is entirely coincidental. Sort of. The quest is to guess the YM's family name...
User Pays
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
What if we took our political leaders' rhetoric seriously? What if we implemented their dodgy policies in real life? In this chilling parable, the User Pays doctrine is examined as applied to a typical Australian family.
Sparrow Swift Is Born (international intrigue)
Series: Escaping Tyranny eXpat ePulps, Escaping Tyranny's Womb. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What to do when trouble is approaching your door with a battering ram. Sparrow Swift is fiction: people, places, times, and events. It's a coincidence these adventures seem familiar and you want to act now while you still have time. Your Human Rights > any unjust law "Of all 30 ways to resolve conflict, the best may be to leave." Proverb
A Social Carol
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
[On Sale] As in 'A Christmas Carol' with Scrooge's transformation, Evan Sanders is to be visited by three spirits to alter his collectivist worldview. Evan wants the people to control businesses and the State to control both for the Greater Good. However, when the spirits show him the worlds he wants and he begins to get what he wanted, Evan finds out that it wasn't what he wanted after all.
What Is War?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,390. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What Is War? uses an innovative combination of story and discussion to expands our understanding of the moral dilemmas inherent in the act of war, on both the personal and national level. Based on G. Lowell Tollefson’s experiences as a U.S. Marine in Vietnam and his philosophical reflections since then, this book has implications for America’s current and future conflicts.
Dismantle
Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
A week is a long time in politics. In diary format, one political candidate chronicles his drastic change of fortune as he goes from the potential Prime Minister to a pariah within his own party.
Who's Catcher McCall?
Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Essay » Political
(2.00 from 1 review)
"I became a hero by mistake. My desire was to be an honest coward like everyone else. Yet, I argued with the gods of power and influence and stirred up evil. And learned - the difference between a hero and a coward is not what you think, but what you do about it. I have no desire to save the world or defend the rights of others; merely my intent is to be invisible and pick my causes."
The Angry Oxygen Breathing American
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Screenplays » Comedy
The Angry Oxygen Breathing American He lets you know where he stands on issues! Right or wrong!
A Walk In The Sun
Price: Free! Words: 12,160. Language: American English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a routine fire inspection halts Polly’s plans to build a dream house in Marin County, California, she takes on the machine of County government to get things changed. How far will she go and what consequences will the system extract from her in the process?
What The Doves Said: The Director (Book Four)
Price: Free! Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
An Iranian film directed by a familiar name reminds the author of one of her parents’ close friends, the director’s family, and how everybody’s lives, including hers, changed after the revolution.
Shafted Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012 by Infinitas Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
920 words. A father's actions run full-circle when he chooses to cut educational funding.
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Series: 46. Ascending. You set the price! Words: 131,970. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alex once walked away from a rare ability to warp time. Now, he needs to relearn the skill quickly. To protect his daughter he must stop the school he teaches at from turning the clock backwards to an era of white supremacy. An old friend needs Alex to solve an ancient mystery. Both are possible, but only if Alex can learn to control his temporal talents before he runs out of time.
Back To The Bronze Age
Price: Free! Words: 20,050. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The year is 2048 and Liristan has declared war on the Allied powers. Racing to uncover a deep-rooted political conspiracy before it's too late, nineteen year old, rookie M.P. Jonathan Tremblay and Legislative Assistant Alexandra Sinclair must navigate the dangerous game of politics to stay ahead - and stay alive.
The Terror{blist}
Price: Free! Words: 24,120. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The Terror{blist} is an ironic and dark humoured short story that examines the masculinization of idealism and the probable effect of the contrary.
"Three" if by Fire
Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Writing about container-gardening was bad enough, but now Yoshi Pratt, 26, has to endure Inauguration Day (in the sure-to-be-swarming City on the Potomac) with an obnoxious female boss who’s the embodiment of something his grandfather always calls “The Peter Principle.” Yeah, he'd dreamed of political-journalism, but dirt, weeds, and unwelcome planter-pests wasn't sounding all that bad today.
Time Before the Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 25,130. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Piper, the daughter of the exiled prince, returns home to be faced with the political strife that sits solely on her inexperienced shoulders. If she is to choose the right heir, she must face her every friend and foe before her time is up, unsure of who is for her and who isn't.
Lead Greece Well Or Die Horribly
Series: The God Complex Universe. Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Vatos has a job to do, and that job is relatively simple. He just has to keep the Prime Minister alive. But what can he do when the very system of the government is killing every Prime Minister who fails, one after another?
The Travel Agent (A Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What happens when citizens are trapped over seas in a nation turned hostile? Why the change? How did they get there and how do they get out?
American Liberation Front
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,310. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
Nick and Shane Wenzel always had a sibling rivalry when they were young. The brothers find themselves on opposite sides of a much deadlier conflict after their fascist uncle seizes control of the American government.
Take Two and Call Me in the Morning
Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Hereford Bolton was just happy to finally get a job. I mean, he had a bunch of school loans to pay, not to mention a basement to escape. (Probably never heard that one before!)The realities of not holding out for a better employment deal have been sinking in with a vengeance lately. Something's gotta give...