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The Little Green House
Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an award winning short story (5,000 words) which begins on a bright sunny April day in 1973 that would forever change the direction of my life. This story is adapted from a completed manuscript and won the 2010 Adult Writing Contest for Unpublished Eassy.
Goodbye, Mother
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
(5.00)
A compelling semi-autobiographical account of the struggle between mother and daughter after years of emotional abuse, and how the death of one finally frees the other.
Next of Kin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Every expatriate holds a special dread of an unexpected middle-of-the-night phone call. It usually means a loved one is gone and because of the distance, there's nothing the expat can do about it. American Priscilla Lalisse-Jespersen learned that lesson the hard way. Lalisse-Jespersen, author of the novel Stockdale, is back, this time with the account of losing her father while living in Paris.
Mom's Letter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
[Short story; 1850 words] A teenage boy deals with the impending death of his mother, then forty years later looks back upon the events.
The Christmas Tree Conspiracy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,340. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Thomas and Addison had it all: true love, four extraordinary children, and a bright future full of promise. That’s what made the car crash so devastatingly tragic. How do you continue when all has been lost? The struggle may lead to self-revelations that stretch the soul to its limits.
After the Glitter Fades: War Time Poems and Other Musings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
After the Glitter Fades is a collection of poetry and advice from Betty Jean Goff, Betty passed away in 2007. She wrote beautiful poetry about her love and loss during and after the Korean War and Vietnam, and her writing have laid unpublished for over 50 years - until now.
Oberon's Page
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,800. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(5.00)
Oberon’s Page is the story of a man who never wanted to be a hero or an outlaw. Chris Richman likes to lie low and blend in. He has a tendency to wear masks—schoolteacher, husband, father. He has led a conventional, respectable life, but Chris Richman isn’t who he pretends to be, and when he meets a beautiful young man named Ethan, he discovers that his heart is still capable of longing.
Plastic Face
Series: Kids Can Be Cruel. Pre-release—available September 6, 2015. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published by Kelly Busch. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Educational, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A young girl who as burned in a house fire is scared to switch school again because she is ridiculed, because during the house fire she was badly burned on her face her brother died during that accident. This will be her second new school in two months and the third school that year since the accident. It is a heart warming day first day of many more.