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Sanctuary of the Whirligigs
Price: Free! Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Marcus is showing Andrea Simpson, the PhD Psychologist who counsels hard-core offenders at the women's reformatory, how to construct whirligigs. Andrea, for her part, is teaching Marcus a thing or two about the human condition.
Trick or Treat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Angela's strange cousin, Kurt, puts the trick in Trick or Treat by taking her to collect candy in July. As she goes from house to house, without disguise, she dances, hops and mugs her way into a bag of candy. When she wants to go home, Kurt refuses. He insists that she finish the block. When he abandons her, Angela finds her way home and discovers a new sense of self.
He Shot Himself in the Foot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Michael goes with his friend, Danny, on a daybreak mission. They are going to pick up Danny's rifle from Phillip Pfeiffer. On their way back, Danny aims the gun at Michael but shoots himself in the foot instead. It is the start of Michael's decision to end the friendship and take his destiny into his own hands.
Coup de Grace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Miranda drives to meet her deadbeat ex-husband after eight years of no word. She plans to tell him all that she has felt about his betrayal. When she faces him across the coffeeshop table, he stops her in her tracks by what he offers her.
Picky Walker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alan volunteers to attend to a mute old man with tongue cancer. Inspired by the loss of his sister to leukemia, Alan vows to give Picky Walker comfort and consolation. Discouraged by the bleakness of Picky's life and alarmed by the news that Picky is an ex-con, Alan struggles to find compassion. His ambivalence leads to devastating feelings of not being there for Picky.
Watching Out For Jolene
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Before this happened, Jolene never needed anyone to watch out for her. She lived in the big city with her good job, until taking her dog and cat to live in a trailer on the edge of a cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. When danger barges in, will the local cowboy or will the Native American win her heart while protecting her from harm?
The Boy Who Drew In The Mud and other parables
Price: Free! Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of short parables and poems, each with a purpose to purvey an overarching moral. For those who love Aesop's Fables and Grimm's Fairy Tales, these original stories continue the aged tradition of meaningful stories for both the young and old.