Books tagged: grief

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Wishes and Regrets
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Born with a gift that no human should possess, Darrel has lived a life of wonder. Now terminally ill, he has one last desire. While Darrel’s gift has allowed him to fulfill so many of his wishes, it also caused an unspeakable tragedy that left him forever filled with regret and cost him his true love. Is it too late to find closure, or has fate conspired to do Darrel one last favor?
One Silken Thread: Poetry's Presence in Grief
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,760. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Lee Scheingold’s rich, painful intellectual and personal journey—following the death of her husband—is described from viewpoints that have informed her life: psychoanalysis, clinical social work, Buddhism and family medicine. Yet it is poetry that is the connecting thread, beginning with the Russian poems which she studied in college. Turning to poetry allowed her to face her grief and a new life.
The Long Goodbye
Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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Losing a sister is always devastating, but to lose her slowly is agonising...
The Night Nurse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Inspirational
Libby lost the will to live when she lost her husband and tiny son in a devastating crash. It was only the care and compassion of Luke, the nurse on night duty, that gave her the strength to carry on and hopefully help others who share the awful experience of losing those they love, like Jessie...
Tales from The Painted Door II: Wallace
Series: Tales from The Painted Door, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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An old man, a semi-regular at the Door, walks in one quiet Thursday evening and begins drinking his usual beverage. Normally, he’d just drink quietly by himself, pay, and leave. Not this night. This night he reveals at least part of the reason he is what he is. Does it free him from his ghosts or does it just bring him a moment of peace? Does it really matter?
The Story Trail
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In the gallant world of ball gowns and society parties, a young woman questions her life. Does she really have to succumb to the pressure of expectation or can she soar free, achieving her dreams? An unexpected meeting rocks her world and she carries the effects of this through the passage of time.
The Yellow Butterfly
Series: Life Beam. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
I wrote The Yellow Butterfly for my friend who lost her husband. There are not many easy to read stories for children who have to cope with the loss of a parent. It is a story for children but even an adult reading it will appreciate the bliss to the heart coming from a tiny Yellow Butterfly.
Willow Bend: A Mara Hiddenbridge Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,300. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Life imitates art when a film critic for a small-town midwestern newspaper finds herself unwittingly cast in the center of a conspiracy and search for a killer with more twists than any movie she’s ever seen.
Beyond Captive Seas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This story spans time, connecting with key events that led to that fateful day when Ariana met her destiny and had her world tipped upside down, again. Stolen, when she was only six years old, Ariana had been forced to work as a slave on a smuggling ship. She endured the heartache for many years until one event forced her to make a decision that would change her life forever...
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.