Books tagged: isolation

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I Bleed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,240. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(4.50)
Xavier, a gifted boy raised by a religious zealot, writes anonymously to girls at his school. When discovered by one jealous boyfriend, it triggers a violent response, fuelled by gossip, paranoia and a culture that cowers to intimidation. Ultimately, Xavier's innocent gesture has tragic consequences.
Denying Thanatos
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,430. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General
He is slowly starving to death in a desolated apocalyptic wilderness. He tries to find food and stay warm. He is hounded by his fear of being discovered and haunted by the loss of his family. As the sunless days grow colder and as he grows weaker he is forced to risk more and more for less and less. To survive he has to risk dying–or even worse–getting caught.
Minerva's Owl
Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this short story we meet Marta who is living a fairly isolated life with her son with autism. We share some of her experiences and thoughts about how she came to this place in life and we also consider what it means to live in an authentic way.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Sterile Procedures (MD0540) - Communicable Diseases, Bloodborne Pathogens, Medical and Surgical Asepsis, Wound Care, Isolation, Prevention of Infection
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,180. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This subcourse discusses communicable diseases and how they are transmitted, medical asepsis, surgical asepsis, the purposes of dressings, types of dressing materials, how to change a sterile dressing, and how to irrigate a wound.
Southpaw
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,820. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
What happens when you lose everything? Southpaw, found washed up on a beach in Dublin, Ireland, naked, unidentified and memory-less, is on Nina’s hospital rounds and about to change her life forever. In 2012 Southpaw was Highly Commended in the Irish Writers' Centre Novel Fair Competition.
The Red Barrens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
"You have been found a vagrant, and will be remanded to civil authorities." This pronouncement following her husband's death from Agent Purple puts Mabel Jeffers on the Edge, where she's forced to play her part in terraforming a resistant planet with that same Agent Purple. But there are things that are worse than death - things that could drive her over The Edge and into The Barrens...
Change
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00)
The man has been in a hopeless situation for years, trying to get by and somehow bear it. He is ignored by most of those around him and is not sure if he is still real, still visible, even still alive. Then, suddenly, he sees a chance to break free from his entrapment... A captivating story about isolation and alienation, a spooky fantasy set in a very real everyday situation.
Black Denim Lit #6: The Girl in the Glass Case
Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 34,020. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Black Denim Lit #6 "The Girl in the Glass Case": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BDLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together 124 pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Kelly Schrock, Zack Miller, Ethan Fast, Geoffrey W. Cole, Matthew Di Paoli, M.T. O’Byrne, Benjamin Schachtman and T.D. Edge
Paper-Roll Chromatography/Electrophoresis (Large Scale Separation Technique)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This ebook is written for the purpose of sharing information on the theoretical and practical basis of another type of paper chromatography/electrophoresis technique with scientists and the general public. The technique is a cost effective method for the separation, isolation and identification of large quantities of organic mixtures.
The Aches and Pains of Being Alone
Price: Free! Words: 200. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
I wanted to write something quick and not too complicated, so I wrote this short poem. This poem was actually inspired by a joke I made the other day and I came to realize, oh my god, I actually do feel like that a lot. My teenage years are coming to an end and hopefully my overly emotional hormones will calm down, but until then, I'll continue to write about my overly exaggerated feelings. Enjoy.