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AffectionAires
Price: Free! Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Her King of Coney Island is about to lose his throne/ To Princess Smart, whose royal art/ Is causing Prince to moan./ A bird addict cannot predict who might fall from the sky,/ A rich princess or feathered mess might coo-coo by. And bye.// Free for now, not for long, save a dollar, sing a song.
Mixed Media
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,590. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mixed Media is a fast-moving satirical nihilistic romp through the unlikely but inevitably intersecting worlds of art, religion, politics and love.
PERSPECTIVE
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,180. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Meet our writer/hero Howard Shifts but everybody just calls him Shifts. A terrible tragedy has occurred over the Christmas holiday in Shifts hometown of Aiken SC. A police officer was killed senselessly in the line of duty over the Christmas holiday.Shifts is asked by the aunt of the accused to find the truth and to help keep her nephew off of death row. Does Shifts have what it takes to help?
Words With Jam - February 2012
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,330. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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Painting by Numbers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,380. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Painting by Numbers is the story of a lie that resonates down three generations. Though the lie is told from the best of motives,it eventually leads to incest and murder. The story is told by four voices, from their differing viewpoints, and covers seventy years, from the nineteen thirties to the present day.
Leo Rache.
Price: Free! Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Tracing a year in the life of Leo Rache, an aimless shoplifter-turned-poet, and drawn heavily from author Pablo D'Stair's personal experiences, this novella is a blunt, intimate investigation of the minutia that birth one individual's desire to create.
Wetwire: Visionaries Part Four- Touching Distance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a near future where scientists have engineered clones to have ESP-like ability to foresee the future, they discover that one clone has ability not only to predict the future, but to shape it as well. When she is kidnapped by a rogue group who hope to use her to incite a clone revolt, the government sends out a task force to recover her, and prevent society from collapsing again into civil war.
A Quiet and Peaceful Place
Price: Free! Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Through the course of a day Freddie Jacobson relives a number of scenes from his life. Alone with his dog in the mountain cabin where he spent the now departing winter and where he embraces the rapidly unfolding spring, he finds himself shifting between his place in the present and the worlds of remembrance.
After the Great Muskie Hunt
Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Please be advised that this is a short story (4,000 words). When his father loses his job, a young painter offers to take him fishing for muskellunge, a barracuda-like freshwater fish, at Big Eagle Lake, in Ontario, Canada. From the award-winning author of Gospel Truths; The God Machine; The Wave; The Wall Street Murder Club; Kiss Me, I'm Dead; and Confessions of a Teenage Body Snatcher.
Befogged
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,860. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The protagonist, Winnie, manages to flee her superstition-riddled Czech village in the hinterlands of South Dakota and embarks on a lifetime of adventure in search of love and her own special destiny.
Life In Parks
Price: Free! Words: 84,040. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Matthew is in the twilight of adolescence when the old lady barges into his life. Taking him under her wing, she hints at a future away from his hometown, his beliefs and aspirations. With all roads leading to the capital, he encounters complications and mishaps that force him to question whether he is in control of his destiny, or whether destiny is controlling him.
A Communion of Water and Blood
Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A follow-up collection of poems continuing upon themes dealt with in "Before Dark, and After"--but concentrating more on the element of water than fire.
Bewitching Earth
Price: Free! Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Love for the world, and its many beautiful niches, heals a young girl's heartache after a short affair with an older man.
Fight Club (Cities of the Dead)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Garth and his friends had escaped to a vacation cabin in the woods after initially failing to halt the onslaught of the undead. They spent the winter honing their skills with swords and are eager to see if they can make a dent in the zombie apocalypse and maybe restart civilization. This is the fourteenth story in the series. A new story releases each week in the first months of 2012.
One of These Things Is Not Like the Others
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,560. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A full-length collection of short stories.
The Evolution of Human Intellect --- Discover the Information that Schools and Religions Aren’t Yet Teaching
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.67 from 9 reviews)
Why did women lose their facial hair during evolution? Where did the notion of god(s) come from? Why did self-awareness arise in the torso before migrating behind the eyes? What transition sparked the feud between science and religion? All of these questions have simple and logical answers, which are entertainingly revealed in the form of two amusement park attractions.
The Pale Thane
Price: Free! Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A pale young man, looking twice his age, manages a vast complex of apartments. The residents despise him for his apparent weakness. What they don't know might lead them to see him differently if it were not for the legacy of his father.
He Doesn't Belong: a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
When the old man moves into the assisted living center, he thinks his kids are just shunting him aside to get rid of him. What use is he anyway when he can no longer live alone? But an old companion--his harmonica--might be the key to building a new life.
Contemporary Literary Review: India Nimba Issue 1 Anthology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Contemporary Literary Review: India (CLRI) is an online literary journal and is available simultaneously in various electronic formats and in print. CLRI Nimba Issue 1 Anthology includes a unique blend of materials - some of the finest pieces published with its online version during 2011 along with many unique pieces to the anthology.
Before Dark, and After
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Poems that explore the interstice between light and dark, day and night, perhaps even good and evil.