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Of Aging Angst
By Albert de Lorenzo
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009. Category: Fiction
Seventy-one poems exploring mortality and immortality, from the whimsical to the tragic. The celebration of life and writing flow throughout this book of unusual poetry.
What's Your Expiry Date? Embrace Your Mortality - Live With Vitality
By Patrick Mathieu
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 13,650. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
At the age of 18, Patrick Mathieu learned from his cardiologist that he was already past middle age. In time, he turned his death sentence into an early wake-up call. But not before facing the ultimate reality: We are all mortal. With piercing honesty & insight, Patrick shares his Mortality Manifesto, reveals the true Power of Mortality, and shows you the way to a new & vibrant outlook on life.
Pretty Piece of Work Vol. 1
By Shannon L. Arrant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,170. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Category: Fiction
A collection of short stories from Shannon L. Arrant, featuring the four new stories Jasmine Forever, Chaos, Unity and The Truth as well as the previously released works Brilliance, Shadows of Self, Chameleon, and Canary in a Coal Mine.
Bicycle Rider
By Richard Taylor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,650. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010. Category: Screenplays
Having touched mortality with a recent heart attack, Tom Ryder sets off across the desert on his bicycle in an odyssey of meaning. His destination – Phoenix, the city of rebirth. Behind him is an abandoned wife, a discarded job, and a life of conformity so heavy it threatened to crush him. Ahead is a rendezvous with fate and a truth long hidden in the recesses of his mind.
After
By Annie Reed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction
What comes after we're done with this life? For elderly cartoonist Belle Creedy, a news story about the scattering of Jerry Garcia's ashes near the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco the day before leaves her with a keen sense of her own mortality. Belle's lived a full life, what some would call the life of a crazy, old hippy vagabond, but does that mean she's ready to let it all go?
Migrations
By William Coughlin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011 by Aquitaine Media. Category: Fiction
William Coughlin's first collection of poems has been called "unimposing yet forcefully sharp enough to strip a moment to its core...once there, they are confidently free of overly staged interpretation" (Ed Roberson) as well as "intelligen[t], vulnerab[le], and playful..." (Tony Trigilio). Coughlin's focus is on loss as the fundamental condition of life; on healing, redemption, and salvation.
Bill's Tome
By Bill Rosoman
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
An ebook, “Bill's Tome”, All That I Know about Life, the Universe, Mortality etc! My thoughts and remarks as regard the World and Humanity
Remedy (A story of Aligare)
By Heidi C. Vlach
Series: Stories of Aligare. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,970. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011. Category: Fiction
Peregrine, a deaf and aging dragon, wishes he could set Tillian free. He needs his keen-eared adoptive daughter to relay the world to him. But when plague strikes a neighbouring village, there is no time for a gradual change. Peregrine must fly for supplies on weakened wings and Tillian must nurse critically ill strangers -- separating the two for the first time in Tillian's life.
Coming Home Again
By Philip R. Sullivan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction
Coming Home Again is the story of Jud Gerard, an earnest young man who is dying before his time. The portrayal is candid, yet socked with humor of the sort that’s inherent in our human efforts to find ultimate meaning in life and love and loss.
Ozzy
By Kyle W. Bell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction
Ozzy is the short story of a cat and his master. After losing his beloved wife, the man struggles to cope with a lonely life, a troubled son, and the nightmares of his past.