Books tagged: existentialism

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Purpose
Series: Lost Faith's Dominion. Price: Free! Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Uncertain as to who he really is, Aluric seeks to rectify the grave mistake that led to his existence. For the first time he meets who he was face-to-face. In getting to know his former self, Aluric discovers who he is and who he is not.
The Butterfly
Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
Pseudo-philosophical chatter concerning prison escapes.
Wouldn't the Wood Weird
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Reality is defined reluctantly by common consensus. Each of us participates in the process in a unique way and contributes our own idiosyncratic slant to the reality that emerges. Wouldn’t the Wood Weird is a post-existential (romantic) fantasy generated through a non-idiomatic improvisational creative process.
Types of characters in the novels of the Angry Young Men
Price: Free! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature
Always caught between vast possibilities and enormous limitations, living with a sharp sense of insecurity in a world where nothing can last and events occur chaotically, the post-war man bitterly experiences the tragedy of having complete liberty to act one way or another while his efforts are never successful because he is never able to master the complexity within both his world and himself.
Laundry Day (Three Short Tales of Love & Madness)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Laundry Day, the world is held hostage by an alien force that puts the fate of mankind in the hands of an ambivalent young man. In Theodore & the Red Light, one man's quest for sugar becomes an odyssey of self-loathing when he gets into an argument with a stop light. In Nicholas and Ana, the last atomic bomb is about to be dropped, but not before Nicholas can reconcile with his estranged wife.
Μια συνέντευξη (ή ένας μαραθώνιος στοχασμού) (διαδραστικό θέατρο)
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 20,340. Language: Greek. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Αυτό το έργο είναι μια μορφή διαδραστικού θεάτρου με παρέμβαση των θεατών, που σχολιάζουν τις σκέψεις του συγγραφέα, τις οποίες διαβάζει η δημοσιογράφος. Ο συγγραφέας του έργου μέσω του διαδικτύου με e-mail απαντά άμεσα στα σχόλια των θεατών. Η διάρκεια του έργου είναι κυμαινόμενη. Τα σχόλια και οι ερωτήσεις των θεατών, καθώς και οι απαντήσεις του συγγραφέα εντάσσονται στο έργο.
Ineffable
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 134,760. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Under a black starless sky, a troupe of ragged freaks and performers - led by the perverse and enigmatic Ringmaster - makes its way into a town disparaged by death and disease, intent on curing the sadness, suffering and infirmity of its inhabitants with Light.
The Caitiff
Price: Free! Words: 112,600. Language: British English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One of the last Homo Sapiens, Cedric Healy is trapped. Trapped by his good job, with its high prospects, trapped by the ghosts of a personal morality in a world evolved beyond the need for one, and trapped by his self-destructive refusal to worship the Money-God. Everything he believes to be human appears to be fading away around him, amongst the tall buildings of the Manchester skyline.
History and the Para-Rational: "Notes From Underground"
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This particular short analysis of “Notes from Underground” by Fyodor Dostoevsky is part of our Continuing Education Series, which hopes to provide readers with thoughtful consideration of various books, stories and essays.
Heartfelt and Versified
You set the price! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
These are poems that I wrote and collected --many of them made several years ago. This was the time when I still had the touch (and maybe the nerve) to versify my feelings in the English language. Lately I stopped making poems in English. I concentrated on Filipino (Tagalog) poetry.