Books tagged: loneliness

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Lonely Child
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Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
John is a young boy of ten years, inquisitive, playful, mischievous much like any other ten year old. John was born and brought up in zero gravity however, never able to walk on Earth. An opportunity has come up for John to talk to some other children on the surface and John must wrestle with his own envy of their life while realising they envy his life in outer space even more so.
Closing Shift
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Bannerwing Books. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Elli prefers working the evening shift in a coffee shop so she can plan, unnoticed, her escape from a life of quiet desperation. Will the arrival of an intense stranger draw her out?
Ordinary Lives: A Journey Through America
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 227,460. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
America…Of the People, By the People, For the People…and what kind of People. A coming-of-age story of a newcomer, from the point of view first of a naïve, innocent young man to that of an adult, battle-hardened by the realities of life he found in his struggle to survive in New Jersey, Canada, Detroit, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C.
Conversations With Verbs of Prey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Life is not always what we expect. Your vision and what is doesn’t always align. Do you fold into yourself and let your wishing get the best of you? Or do you look around and find that friend? Conversations With Verbs of Prey is Connor Nicolas’ latest short story exploring loneliness and how the need for connection causes one woman to exchange in dialog with an inanimate object.
Suffering Surfactant
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When we are unable to step outside our world, ourselves, things become very small. Breaks occur. A bubble becomes a confidant. A bubble becomes an instructor. Connor Nicolas’ short story explores parallels between the inanimate and animate and how we are able to find lessons in the unlikeliest of places.
Syrup Sandwich: a life of measured progression
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011 by dewdrop collective Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of captions chronicling the everyday existence of a creative life in process.
Numb
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 26,890. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
We all fight numbness & its long-term effect. Unless our daily reality is greater than our inner fantasy, we’ll wander from one reality-replacement to another. When we forget what we know—we forfeit who we are.
Ten From Four: A Collection of Short Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,280. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011 by Four Moons Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ten From Four is an eclectic collection of my works. Stories included are: A Time Called Home, Granny Fuhrmann And The Last Supper, Scam Of The Scandinavian, A Dog's Tale, The Courtship Of Ambrosia Snodgrass, Max Finnegan: Rogue Prince Of Pinconning, Worthington Manor, The Moose And Leo LeSander, Road To Chupadero, and Turning Points. Read samples of each at Four Moons Books on Smashwords.
Feed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
This is a short story. Saved by the hunger of a child, Ian is changing ... transforming into something not human. Something Old and undead. He struggles between two lives -- the side that still breathes, and the side that must feed on the living to exist. The real horror is being a man.
The House of Happy Mayhem
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Price: Free! Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
It would be nice to live their life... Acclaimed short story by Trent Zelazny about taking fantasies too far. Originally published in The Day the Leash Gave Way and Other Stories, Wilder Publications, 2009. Received an honorable mention in Best Horror of the Year 2009.