Books tagged: melancholy

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Song In A Minor Key Retuned
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Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2010 by Jekkara Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A Norawest Smith story. Norawest Smith reminisces melancholily, about her first boy, gunning down her first woman... A Gender Switch Adventure.
Grace - A Short Story.
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Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
"It was Autumn when I moved into Centro. I took a one bedroom apartment, it was small but I knew it would be somewhere safe to house Grace. She would be left alone." Fugitives. Grace is the only thing he cares about. But he keeps her in chains. Yet together they hide. Why are they running and how does he know Grace? What is Grace? Who will catch him? It won't take long to unlock GRACE.
Growth
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Price: Free! Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Indulge in a lyrical, sensual feast. Karin Cox's eloquent poems will linger with you for days, reminding you of the beauty of language and the nostalgia of days gone by. Ranging in topic from whimsy to love poems to erotica, to an examination of nationality and what it means to be human, this collection features something for every lover of the written word.
To See You No More
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011 by Punkin House. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
The poems in “To see you no more” deal with loss in all its manifestations, from a lover’s lament to a widow surrounded, yet, by melancholy memories. The speaker endeavors to understand loss not only through an honest investigation of her own heart, but through empathy towards all, be it that young widow observed in a coffee shop.
The Colours of Schizophrenia
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Price: Free! Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The Colours of Schizophrenia is a life journey with insights into the mind of a man with mental illness. The book describes the nature of paranoid schizophrenia, written with a fresh and balanced viewpoint. The poems are uplifting and sentimental, describing love, delusions, depression, recovery, and much more.
My Hometown Named Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,370. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
My Hometown Named Love is a collection of twenty short stories about love for women seen from the men's point of view. These universal stories could happen anywhere, but the reader can find their way in Ireland, UK, Finland, Italy, France, United States or on a road trip across Europe. The warmly melancholic stories come alive as we have all yearned for love we were hoping for, or had to let go.
Nurturing Souls
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Price: Free! Words: 190. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This is a poem written about missing someone.
Behind My Smile: The Words I Never Said
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,150. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
The poetry I wrote as I grew up. This was my medium for communication while I struggled to stay afloat in my own crazy life.
The Salt Hollows
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Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
My parents divorced. I don't live with my father. I live with my mother and Henry, who likes it when I call him "dad". One summer, my dad visited me secretly. When my mother and Henry found out, they were angry. Then the snow came. I'll never forget that night. Sometimes, people do things—do them out of love—that scrape away their insides, leaving them as nothing but painful containers of salt.
High on Low: Harnessing the Power of Unhappiness
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Pre-release—available August 8, 2014. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
Is not being happy really so bad? In HIGH ON LOW: HARNESSING THE POWER OF UNHAPPINESS, bestselling author Wilhelm Schmid argues that far from preventing us from living a full life, being unhappy is a crucial part of well-rounded, active, and creative living. Rather than treating unhappiness as an unwelcome interloper on our quest for happiness, we should harness the very power of not being happy.