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My Oldest Memory
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Reference
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This writing sample is in the form, “Child as the narrator" I have a new appreciation for the memories that young children make and keep. This is my actual memory from when I was 20 months old. A great read for anyone who dares to underestimate the memory retention of infants and toddlers. For adults 18+ for drug reference.
Never Trust a Goat
Price: Free! Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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"Never Trust a Goat" is a collection of 23 humorous essays written by columnist Tracy Farr. Follow along as he discovers why goats prefer chocolate cake over grass; why French women never exercise and remain skinny; as well as why the world would be a better place if more people played the banjo!
Victorian Drug Fiends - Classic Tales of Opium and Hashish!
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 106,910. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009 by FishesEye Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A collection of infamous classics of drug literature: short stories, hours of giddy entertainment: journalism, medical reports, poetry, visions, capturing the heady essence of Victorian drug culture. From the Romantic opium-eaters, to the Bohemian hashish fanatics. Narcotics, opium dens, dreamy afternoons and hedonistic nights of absinthe, reefer cigarettes and wild hallucinations!
So Much More Than A Game
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
During one magical summer, a group of young boys played baseball with heart, spirit and joy, but not at the beginning of the season. Starting as a disparate group, some unhappy with being stuck with a woman coach, some battling their egos, some battling their confidence and some battling their fears, they grew into a team with purpose, and unity, and with a never quit attitude, and they had fun.
An Essay On Niggers and Squirrels
Price: Free! Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2010 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
An essay on the relationship between African American males and law enforcement, including insights on Rodney King, OJ Simpson and personal experiences of the author. An appeal to correct systemic wrongs and forge a new future.
An Essay On The Seven Year Hitch
Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
An Essay by Marcus McGee on the efficacy of long-term marriage in an impermanent society. Author proposes a seven-year term on marriage licenses in an attempt to save "the marriage institution" in America.
Haddish House -The Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
*An autistic child slipping away *A man who is facing a death sentence *The healing found in an odd piece of jewelry *A Halloween walk to remember *The memories of a home coming unraveled. *This is a collection of short stories that are a quick read but each is a pure joy! Enjoy and please review Happy reading!
Dark Reflection and Other Tales
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A collection of selected short stores and humorous essays by the author of Red Mist and The Haunting of Cambria featuring such titles as How Boring! I'm a Bore!, and I Predict the End of the World.
Dark Reflection and Other Tales
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A collection of selected short stores and humorous essays by the author of Red Mist and The Haunting of Cambria featuring such titles as How Boring! I'm a Bore!, and I Predict the End of the World.
Learning to Fly: Why Bounty Hunting is More Therapeutic than Running Over Morelli with a Buick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
"When we first meet Stephanie, she can't afford therapy--she can barely afford her low-rent apartment and regular meals. A couple of hours a week with a trained professional, not that you'd have talked her into it, probably would have done her good. Luckily, as Sylvia Day suggests, she found bounty hunting instead." - Leah Wilson, Perfectly Plum: An Unauthorized Celebration of Stephanie Plum