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The Complete Guide to Writing Haiku
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"The Complete Guide To Writing Haiku" is the only guide of its kind to cover all the essentials necessary to write English-language haiku. It covers such topics as the ten essentials of writing haiku, how to start on the haiku road, when to break the rules and when not to, counting syllables, nature references in haiku, and the use of stressed beats rather than counting syllables.
Japanese Reader Collection Volume 2: Momotaro, the Peach Boy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Momotaro is by far Japan's most famous fairy tale. Now, you can read this famous mukashi banashi in real Japanese. Momotaro is a boy born of a peach who grows up to be a brave and mighty man. Oni are invading the village. The villagers beg Momotaro to get rid of the menance. Together with three strange allies, Momotaro heads off to Onigashima to defeat the Oni boss.
Conjecture On My Part
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Conjecture On My Part is a collection of short stories and poems, tied together by one common thread: there are no verdicts. Author Lee Joseph meticulously and poignantly details characters, circumstances, and events. But as to the meaning of any of it, he endeavors to leave that to someone else-you, the reader. About The Author: Lee Joseph is Lester Hemingway's pen name.
Friday Afternoon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a hurry, and stuck behind a dirty pickup truck on a lonely two-lane road in western North Carolina, corporate executive Bryce Stanford attempts a bad pass around the wrong guy. The events which follow will test his courage, his strength...and his soul. In the surreal tradition of The Twilight Zone, "Friday Afternoon" is an unforgettable journey into the inner reality of who a man really is.
Deare Sister
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011 by Magenta. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(3.00 from 1 review)
This work of fiction consists of letters that might have been written by Lady Godiva, Milton’s daughter, Rubens’ model, Mozart’s mother, Freud’s wife, Plato’s students, and others – assuming a feminist consciousness. (What would they say?)
August Blue: A short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Charlie and his friends steal a boat, but years later, he remembers not the crime but the fear when, swimming, he knew he was going to drown.
The Sun Also Rises in the Desert
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013 by Mendicant Bookworks. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The moral and spiritual complexity of academia comes to bear as a "lost generation" of educators pursue an attractive colleague across a spate of conferences. Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction by Gerald Locklin.
De werkster
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: Dutch. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Een werkster vindt overal briefjes met eigenaardige verzoeken...
Love at First Snow (Seattle Sockeyes)
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Series: Game On in Seattle, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
This short story was originally published in 2012. Minor edits have been made to include it in the Game On in Seattle Series. Four years ago, NHL defenseman Blake Daniels lost his entire family in a floatplane crash. This Christmas a snowstorm and a small gray kitten will lead him to life, love, and a whole new shot at happiness.
Sophie's Revenge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: Australian English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sophie was sweet and kind - until the day someone messed with her.
Flesh & Blood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Jessie had no idea that there would be a lot of "taking care" in the next few months. When neighbors show up on the farm dazed and bloody, Jessie and his Pa do their best to help their friends, but soon find that there is no way to help those that are already dead.
England in the Footsteps of Its Literary Giants
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
This travelogue explores the literary landmarks of England by visiting the birthplaces and environs of some of the best writers of the English language. In it, you will find the worlds of Charles Dickens, Jane Austen, the Bronte Sisters, James Herriot, Thomas Hardy and William Shakespeare, to name but a few. One need not be an English Major to enjoy this book. All one needs is a yen to travel.
The fall of Charger
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Children face violent conflict around the globe every day. This short story depicts a small boy and his over-matched guardian as they are visited by a violent conflict they cannot comprehend. It is a short tale for humanitarians to read and discuss over coffee for less than the price of a typical cup. This is a story about a child. It is not a story for children.
Red and the Wolf
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,560. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Two Moons Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This tale of the dark, twisted truth lurking behind the children's fairy tale will set its fangs in you and not let go. You thought you knew the story of Little Red Riding Hood? Think again. Think hard. Do you really want to know the truth? Some books are better left unopened.