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Lifestyles of the Doomed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Let the author of "The Cynic's Dictionary" lead you on a bitterly amusing journey back to the turn of the millennium, as we transitioned from an age of frivolity to an age of terror. Written between 1998 and 2002, these 47 eloquently witty essays form a quirky chronicle of a slow-motion cultural shipwreck. Read them, laugh, shake your head, and get a handle on our perplexing times.
You Didn’t Care
Price: Free! Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Most men want their women bare. However, when women decide to unclothe their consciousnesses off suffocating fabric of procrastination, men run away. A young woman, abandoned by her lover, bares it all for her ‘ex’ to see through. Because, she still loves him. Men need be in apt audience as a woman resonates her bosom baritone. A ‘neurotic’ woman’s monologue, men need to engage with.
Sweat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A fleshy man who can remove the top of his skull, aliens who smell awful, copious amounts of sweat and bad cultural jokes. This is not going to be your typical investigation.
The Holly King
Price: Free! Words: 44,230. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Holidays with the Hancocks: too many presents, too much booze, a lot of tears. Youngest son Carson, now a filmmaker, explores the history of Christmas by filming holiday visits to his family. Along the way he finds the dying cult of Mithras, Yulegoats in Rio, anarchists and squatters, evangelocalism, a costume solstice party, sleighs of reindeer bones, lapsed monks and their secular monastery.