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Across the Wide River
Series: A MacLachlainn Saga, Book Three: Yonvusdi. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,490. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » General
Yonvusdi MacLachlainn loses his father and his home at the age of five. He is taken to his grandparents’ farm, where he is loved and cared for, but he never loses his longing to go home again. As a young adult, he falls in love with Susanne. They make a home together, and he is content. But tragedy strikes, and he is homeless once again. Will he ever have a home that cannot be taken away?
Love's Eternal Hope
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A soul-searching, heart-wrenching time travel… While packing up her last remaining possessions on Christmas Eve, a woman finds her favorite ornament in the track of the sliding glass door—a nunne’hi of Cherokee mythology. Picking it up, she makes a wish to escape the reality of her world and find her true love. She finds herself in the arms of a Cherokee warrior in a time long past.
A Birthday Wish, A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A picture from that moment shows me in my white Sunday dress with a grass stain down the side, my hair ribbon askew, and my face glowing over the candles. It was the last time that I was really happy. It was the last time that I believed I could change my life just by only wishing for it to be different. This and other stories are available in Ghost Country: A Novel
Fairy Dust, A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the summers though, Momma would get distracted by her vegetable garden and planters of petunias. She didn’t get sad as often and was always humming when she made breakfast. I was free to stay down the street at Rose’s for days or even weeks on end, even Ana would join us. The three of us nicknamed Aunt Summer’s house “camp do what you want”.
John Lennon and the Chicken Holocaust, A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
My mother considered the anniversary of John Lennon’s murder to be the most important date in American history. She even wrote our congressional representative every year about making it a national holiday. She had yet to receive a response. That did not stop her from holding a wake in his honor every year on the date of his death. This and other stories are available in Ghost Country: A Novel
Off the Reservation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
I don’t care what any of them say, John Lennon is the greatest man that ever lived. I played my Beatles records all day and tried not to pay attention as more and more of the young men in town were drafted and sent off to the jungles. It was crazy times and you could just feel the surge of change in the air and I wanted desperately to be a part of it.
Past the Front Door, A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
No one has the perfect childhood, but Rose has a childhood that borders bizarre. She struggles to come of age in the shadows of her Native American heritage and under the care of her hippie mother, a woman overwhelmed with the realities of motherhood. This story and others make up Ghost Country: A Novel
Pocahontas, A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
I could not wait for my mother to see the play. She would be proud of having me for a daughter. People would tell her that she should take me to Hollywood, that I had natural talent. Then I would be famous, it would not matter what other people thought about her, my mother would go back to just being my mother because of my fame and fortune.
Shame, A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The neighbors were tolerant and intrigued by my mother. Even when she and my father were standing in the front yard yelling and swearing at each other, they would look the other way and still smile at my mother when they passed her on the street the next day.
Spring, A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
My mother named me Ama Ganugogv. It meant spring in Cherokee. Spring is the season for new beginnings and that is what I was to my mother. I symbolized her fresh start in the white world far away from the mountains of North Carolina where the rest of her family still lived. This and other stories are available in Ghost Country: A Novel