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Comfortably Dumb
You set the price! Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Journalist Carson Wade is on a mission to embed himself with a rock band. He wants to find out where the passion for music leads to the desire to perform it. There’s only one problem. He’s unknowingly embedded himself with the worst Southern cover band in history.
PostScript: Forgotten But Not Gone
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 36,540. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
After his last book, PostScript, many thought Crutch would do the decent thing and consent to being put out to pasture without little more than a whimper. But you can't keep an old dog down and he kept on and on and on with his Sunday column in the Outlook section of the Bangkok Post. Well, it does good paper bag material after all.
Daddy's Kobo Tales
Price: Free! Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This anthology contains five flash fiction stories by indie writers written as a protest against the treatment of all self-published writers by Kobo and WH Smith.
Upholding Law and Disorder: Police Tales From The Front Line
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Neurotic, excitable, unpredictable, potentially dangerous - and that's just the police officers! Drunk drivers, feral children, drug barons, violent prisoners, dying junkies, wild gypsies, gun-toting gangsters, angry taxpayers, budget cuts and delusional senior officers - PC Surname and the rest of 'A Shift' do battle against them all. Jump in for a ride-along as they fight crime!
Grandma's Broom and Other Witchy Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: American English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A collection of (mostly humorous) poems told from the viewpoint of a modern-day witch and ceremonial magician, as well as a wounded comedian. Subjects include witchcraft and magic, classical mythology, girl scouts, and modern life. A couple of poems deal with the subject of bullying and child abuse (warning--possible triggers). Plus as a bonus, there are a couple of poems about cats.
Hardsell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,580. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
McKenzie Wilson's career in radio is heading for the ditch. Oh, she knows how to sell. What she needs is a fair chance to prove it. It comes in the form of a sales contest to see who becomes the new Sales Manager at KDUD, and the gloves are off. If you laughed at "WKRP In Cincinnati" or "Nine to Five," you're gonna love Hard Sell. Sometimes the best man for the job is a woman.
Exit 39
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,860. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The entire story, a modern quest, is narrated into an iPhone. Why? Crosby Ravensworth is so busy he can’t make time to scatter his father’s ashes, nor to sort out the dysfunctional family he hoped he’d left behind, nor to decide which of the four women in his life he should connect to. But his life is about to change.
Jane 8086 Part Two
Series: Jane 8086. Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Part two of "Jane 8086". Jane has just undergone some major changes! But figuring out exactly what's going on has to wait when Rembrandt receives a surprise visitor at the worst possible moment. Will Jane be exposed? Will Rembrandt finally manage to have dinner? Will Jane ever learn to use conjunctions? Find out in Part two of Jane 8086!
A Slight Delay
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
For an airline passenger, an unexpected wait on the tarmac takes a turn for the strange. Also includes an author's note.
We Are Blameless
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Mankind may apparently spell its own doom even when it isn't even trying.
The Dog's Philosopher - Abandoned
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,090. Language: Australian English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
It can be devastating when a man you have been sharing your life and the same house with for 25 years leaves without a hint of regret. And often, a young woman is the cause. But, things aren’t always what they seem. Don’t miss this next installment in The Dog’s Philosopher series.
A Sunday Market Seller
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
From the second collection of 17 stories in My Other Shorts & Formal Tales. A Sunday country market is livened up by a gate-crashing, old lady. A fiercely independent migrant, Polish WW2 survivor from out of town. She wants to set up to sell a range of memorabilia, home cooking and sweets. Immediately charming the regular stall-holders with stories and skills. She has other skills; unrevealed.
Brick Brannigan is Knee-Deep in Peril!
Series: Brick Brannigan, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
All right, so apparently in 1935, a few people wanted to destroy the world (only after conquering it, of course). Thankfully for us, dear reader, we have great men and women like Brick Brannigan (the Professor) and Dr. Liliana Halifax (the real brains of the operation) to try and keep this world spinning. Ancient relics, mythology, dastardly villains, secret societies... you name it, we got it!
Srebrenica Massacre: a Dutch fairy story
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Srebrenica Massacre: a fairy story for grown-ups based on the official Dutch army report on the Srebrenica massacre. When the killer lambs’ supply of soft tissue toilet paper runs out, the outlook for the goats is ominous as the Big Bad Wolf closes in.
Grad School Daydreams: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 600. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A whimsical story, set at a Southern California university, about a grad school student who daydreams and pines for a beautifully exotic woman sitting next to him in class.
Checkered Scissors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,960. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When his life in the real world is stolen, Ed must traverse the bizarre world of his imagination to find the Checkered Scissors. Unfortunately, the owner of the Scissors has lost them when he stumbled into the real world. Together, they must find the Scissors before the sinister Mr. Pinkerton, a mad scientist who hates Ed and everything about him.
The Story of the Mimosa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,010. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is the story of the Mimosa, a black sailing ship (with red sails) that travels through space, and boldly appears where no space-faring, black sailing ship has appeared before, regardless of the colour of its sails.
Too Good to be Truman
Series: The Truman Files. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When unemployed crime reporter Harry Truman gets a note from a local mission thanking him for his generous contribution–to the tune of a half million dollars–he’s reasonably certain he had nothing to do with it. Now, Truman has got to figure out who stuck him with this halo if he doesn’t want to get fitted with prison stripes–or a harp and wings…
South Of The Border Inc.
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 76,700. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Upsetting dangerous people, Vic had to disappear. After the break up of the Soviet Union new countries appeared. For a hideaway one was perfect. But not necessarily peacefull.
It's Called Helping...You're Welcome
Price: Free! Words: 43,460. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
It started out as a desperate cry for attention and grew into an online cathartic therapy session on the World Wide Web. IT’S CALLED HELPING…YOU’RE WELCOME is a compilation of posts from a blog (don’t stop reading) I kept for a couple of years with a sprinkling of notes and articles that I wrote on various topics related to the human experience.