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Swimming in the Lunacy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / General
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This is a collection of Poetic conversations with the moon, written as if to a friend, mentor, lover, God, hoping to find answers to life's most important questions. It is a search for one's deepest self, and the desire to survive despite the loneliness and pains of life. When we find our reason to live, surmounting the obstacles becomes meaningful. The journey is its own reward. Live on!
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
Poems My First Year
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ms E. D Hunt uses the art of poetry to describe the quandaries of life, seen from a personal perspective. A therapeutic outlet flows from pen to paper allowing a refreshing air of honesty, which will mesmerise all who wish to enter her world. Once silenced by the brutality of an institutionalised childhood but now set free.
Universe RSVP
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Biographical
Inspired by true events, this story highlights the mysterious motives of life. Why is life so brutal and yet so kind? Is everything determined by ‘fate’. This story tells of a tragedy that left a woman devastated and disillusioned with life. And yet, it injects hope, when, through a strange set of circumstances, this event leads her back to her one true love.
Poetics Of Love and Despair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A poetic journey through dark catacombs of despair, betrayal, loneliness and a desperate search for love, enlightenment and divine bliss. These poems will take you on a dismal rollercoaster ride through anguish, philosophic frustration, failed love and deceived loyalty.
Aftermath
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,870. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Just because it’s the end of the world doesn’t mean God is done with us. But are the lost, forgotten and damned up to the challenge?
Sweet Days of Summer - All is Okay and Other Wisdom Stories
Series: Plain Talk - Kitchen Table Stories. Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Essay » Author profile
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Pull up a chair and stay awhile, perhaps you'll join me at the kitchen table to relax, read and share a tale or two reflecting on family, home and lessons learned.
Nebula
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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Jonathon Dyke has been sent to Earth to save mankind from himself.The scientists are one short step away from destroying their own galaxy. Jonathon travels from one end of the Universe to the other to find a way to save man from his folly. Again and again and again. This is the first instalment of the Jonathon Dyke Short Story Trilogy.
The Stars' Revelation
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
During what is supposed to be a “relaxing vacation,” Jerry is trying to unwind from his past when he sees a young woman in despair about to jump off her balcony. What will happen?
Being Different
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Educational
(4.50)
Three short fictional stories, showing a young boy, an adult woman and a teenager as they are - different, standing out and isolated. These snapshots reveal their inner struggles, leaving you wondering what will happen next.