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The Little Lemon Tree That Stood!
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment, Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Seasons
This story is set in a suburban garden in Cape Town, yet could be anywhere with a similar climate. It endeavours to portray the coexistence of nature and the "people of the house" through the eyes and ears of an unusually astute lemon tree. It hints at underlying mysteries of our everyday existence as experienced and observed by the inimitable lemon tree and its muse, who share their observations.
Jellyfish Meltdown
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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O, just the random poetic ramblings of a mad man... Jellyfish on the wall, jellyfish in my closet, the world's gone bonkers! Humans in space abort their Earthly landings. Love is a transition, a door, a passage between life and death. Hearts hunger, souls linger and alternate worlds are shattered. The change is human life, the minds of our fragile existence. The only threat is- immortal jellyfish.
Tyrtaeus: A Tragedy
Pre-release—available February 10, 2017. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Written in the early 1940s under Nazi terror and set in ancient Sparta during the 2nd Messenean War in the 7th century BCE, "Tyrtaeus" dramatizes contemporary political concerns—the brutality of totalitarianism, the precariousness of democracy, and the sociopolitical role of art—through the prism of Greek elegiac poet Tyrtaeus’ involvement in the conflict. A perennial play that speaks to all ages.
Pride and Prejudice, a play
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
Janet Munsil's witty, romantic, and ingenious adaptation of Austen's beloved tale of Elizabeth Bennet and Mr Darcy is remarkable for capturing the tone and complexity of the story into a fast-paced, funny, and fiercely romantic two hours on stage. This adaptation is also extremely popular with schools and community theatres for its clarity, comedy, and large number of great roles for women actors.
Futureproofing Your Writing - How to avoid anachronisms in fiction to keep your prose timeless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
How to avoid anachronisms in fiction to keep your prose timeless.
Kafka s Uncle: The Ghastly Prequel
Pre-release—available January 1, 2017. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,910. Language: English. Published by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
How does KAFKA'S UNCLE and KAFKA'S UNCLE: THE UNFORTUNATE SEQUEL begin? Here!
The Burning Block Issue 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Political satire, philosophy and literature join forces.
Eloldódás
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: Hungarian. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
2013 és 2016 között publikált verseimből készült versválogatás.
The Undergraduates
Price: Free! Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An exhilarating portrait of a young man’s journey to find purpose in others following a heartbreaking and abrupt separation. The Undergraduates is a novel brimming with truth and immediacy reserved for a generation of lost and misguided adults. Wildly powerful, this is the moving story of one man’s search to feel wanted, needed and loved – not always in the most traditional of ways.
Christmas Bells
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Morgan resists her interest in Alex since his daughter is her student. Alex is attracted to Morgan, she lights up a room. If he asks her out and she refuses a second date, Avery could get hurt. She adores Morgan. While Morgan cares for Alex when he’s injured, Avery topples Morgan’s crystal bell collection, shattering it. Still the three discover unexpected love, the best Christmas present ever.