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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: {{ 1296860425000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Beth is pregnant again and her son is only seven-teen months old. Both she and her husband Donnie work but they can't seem to catch up their debts. They cannot afford another baby, so it's decided that Beth will get an abortion. They have no choice. She keeps putting it off. Then she goes to a shopping mall to get a haircut and everything comes undone.
Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: {{ 1289674183000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
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Miss Faye is recovering from a broken hip. Sick of the physical therapy session, in which a bunch of old people are tossing a big yellow ball, she wheels her chair from the room, and keeps wheeling it till she is sitting outside the hospital. Not her fault that a cab driver named Stinker mistakes her for his fare. A whole day with Stinker teaches her what happens when you don't play ball.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: {{ 1288975565000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A little girl learns from her grandmother about the natural cycles of life and death. They watch the moon waxing and waning; they watch the tomatoes in the garden grow from tiny yellow flowers to red, ripe orbs. The little girl sees herself in comparison to her grandmother--one new and the other old. They watch as the moon returns to new again and the starting-over.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: Spanish. Published: {{ 1287171371000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Dot Knight and her Sunday school class visit the local migrant workers camp to invite them to revival at the Baptist church. The object is to fill a pew and make points for the pious Miss Dot with the preacher. The children have no trouble communicating because of recognition of common hardships and play. But Miss Dot makes a mess of both languages and is sent on her way.
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: {{ 1286467083000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Green living
Most things tagged free, I've found, are gonna cost you. Like the green fertilizer in this piece on green farming. Well, at least you can read about it for free...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: {{ 1286299510000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Essay » Literature
I was fascinated, flattered when the carrier pigeon kited down to my wicker porch swing. He was wearing a gold band above his right claw encircling a white paper scrap. I held out my hand for him to give me my message. He jittered and squawked. So I went inside for some dry grits to use as a bribe. While he ate I phoned an expert on such birds. He said, "Whatever you do don't feed him grits..."
Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: {{ 1286211794000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Culinary careers
Celebs in those slick mags look perfect--airbrushed! That plump, golden chicken looks delicious--airbrushed and worse. Eat at your own risk!
Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: {{ 1285779339000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family activities
My niece Shanna called me on the phone. I thought we had a bad connection. "What's that background racket?" I asked. "Oh," she said, "that's the little shovel on my lap scraping against the table." "Why do you have a shovel on your lap?" I asked. "Well, see, Daddy tied it to the cordless with a shoe lace so he could keep up with the phone when he needs it." Why a shovel? Why a shoe lace?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: {{ 1285769887000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Apartment living
Kneeling in the tiny, enclosed courtyard of her Atlanta townhouse, my friend was tying neat bundles of twigs from a massive wisteria vine she'd been gradually dismantling. "Why don't you just toss the mess over that wall?" I asked, pointing behind her. "Because," she said, "that's my neighbor's courtyard." I'm from the country of big men, big equipment and lots of space.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: {{ 1285607849000 | date:'longDate' }} . Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Where did the Dixie Chics disappear to for a while, and why did they disappear? Who decides who get to be little and big in entertainment? Here's what this author thinks...