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Between Showers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
All he wanted to do was wash his green Rambler Classic, but the volcano blew and started dumping ash everywhere. And just wouldn’t stop. An end-of-the-world story for one man who just really wanted it to rain by bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith.
Journey Into Jung's Red Book: Liber Primus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2010 by White Sun Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
A personal and theoretical look at “Liber Primus,” the first of the collection of books written by psychologist Carl Jung that were collectively entitled “The Red Book.” Unpublished until October of 2009, “The Red Book” is considered by many, including Jung himself, to be the foundation of all of Jung’s groundbreaking theories and writings to follow.
Blue Men, A Short Memoir of 1968
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
“The Flower Children Are Blue Men Everywhere.” It was 1968, the United States was in turmoil, and those lyrics encompassed the times in more ways than one. For one young man, coming of age in 1968 was to realize more truths about himself than about the times in which he lived. One teacher in particular showed him the way, a teacher he hated. This brief memoir is about enduring lessons learned.
Confessions of a Bookworm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
I cannot stop reading books. There is a book among my collection that I love the most. A 1938 deluxe boxed edition, gold-trimmed with brazed lettering on the front and a blue velvet ribbon for a bookmark stitched to the spine. The book once belonged to my father. Indeed, it was one of his favorite books. He presented it to me on my eleventh birthday. A memento of my childhood.
Life Is Too Short -- Wear High-Heels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The strangest thing happened. I felt like a giant. When I put those high-heels on I felt grown up and I heard a voice inside me say, "Life is too short. Wear high-heels." It just jumped out of me. So I wore high-heels everywhere. I went to church in high-heels. I went to school wearing high-heels. I believed that wearing high-heels gave me something. I don't know exactly what. It was a msystery.
The Church Bells That Talked
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
For many years, the church bells whispered to us. But two years ago they started saying things. The beels told us the best prices for groceries. And where to buy them. Meatcuts and canned goods. They told who the best mechanic in town. And where we could get a good deal on a lawnmower. And what boy needed a haircut. You could learn a lot from church bells. But you had to listen carefully.
Poems That Make You Laugh
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of funny poems collected from various literary publication. Among them the Bedford Introduction for Literature, Saint Martin's Press, Boston, Massachusetts.
That April Sunrise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Grieving, wanting to die, an elderly Jenny escapes New York for a home in Florida. But nothing's changed. She's still desperately alone and in utter despair. Can she save herself? Why should she even try? That April Sunrise is a moving tale of one older woman's struggle to make sense of life, death, and an inconsolable grief. Can she do it? The answers lie in That April Sunrise.
The Masticator! (or: Chew On This For Awhile!…)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In ‘The Masticator!’ Zakharin features 11 works of short fiction, including stories, dialogues, and an historical play in three acts. Zakharin’s unique perspective has been described by some as beatnik… others — well, just think it’s kind of freaking odd — regardless, one cannot help but find ‘The Masticator!’ to be fresh and alive, humorous, thoughtful, and ever entertaining!
Cammie's Lost Years
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
What if you returned to your hometown after a decade of shock treatments in a lock-up away from everything and everybody you knew? When you come home, with no memory, only sensations, everything is new. Gradually, as sensation gives way to memory, you venture out but everybody shuns you. What have you done to them? Cammie Short finds answers better left hidden.