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An Endless Procession of Clouds
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A selection of poems broaching mortality, abuse, redemption and identity, written under the ephemeral bodies of clouds. From the skies above New York to the storms over the west coast, the low, pensive clouds of Scandinavian autumn, to the deep grey twilights of the British Isles, these poems travel, wander, and explore the Self for meaning.
Year of Haiku and Other Collected Works
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The author's first anthology, which showcases shorter works from 2005 - 2017, including two poetry suites, fourteen poems, and a short story.
My Entire Life
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,270. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Coming of age
If you were given a few months to live, what would you do? What would it be like to visit your favourite places for what you know is the last time? Find out in this journey through a life that is about to end. With social commentary, existential and psychological exploration of the human condition, and a few jokes to lighten the mood, this novel follows one man for his entire life.
The Night Effie Perdue Passed
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,650. Language: American English. Published: October 8, 2017 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Biographical
The novel is set in 1931 involving Effie, a sick elderly woman and Macy, both of whom are trying to accept their lots in life and their death. Effie has a conflict with mortality and what may be beyond, but Macy believes that after death she needs no person or entity on which to depend.
Fries or Freeze
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Agents 32 and 33 of the psecret psociety journey to Fries (VA, USA) on a cold, gray, ominous December day. There they check out the old dam and power station. Later, they drive down to the north bank of the New River. Mysterious cars seem to be tailing them. Their conversation revolves around known history, possible histories, and lodging. Approx. 1100 words. If a movie, it would be rated G.
Smallholder Helmeted Guinea Fowl Production in the Tropics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Agriculture, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Good medication regimen and microclimate control are the main solutions to the problem of keet mortality. Sex ratio between guinea hens and cocks must be right. Hatching eggs should not be stored for long. Brooder guards should be installed to prevent stampede. Records should be kept for good assessment of the enterprise. Proper transportation of birds is absolutely important to avoid mortality.
Flying Blind: New and Selected Poetry 1985-2015
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,600. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Tony Scanlon has been publishing poetry since the mid-1960s. A number of poems in this collection have won major awards, including the Jesse Litchfield Award for N.T. Literature in 1990. He has twice won the Red Earth Poetry (N.T.) prize. Flying Blind is his latest collection and incorporates works across three decades, and is one of those rare volumes with something for everyone.
Mortal Instinct
You set the price! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Mortal Instinct is a short story collection that explores the individual psyche when faced with death and mortality.
The Greylands: Volume VII
Series: The Greylands. Price: Free! Words: 112,330. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
“There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.” Hamlet, William Shakespeare A land of shadows, of mystery, of obfuscated Truth. Welcome to the Greylands, that strange world, within the bounds of Time, peopled by mortal men. We cannot see truly, only as through a glass, darkly. Discover a collection of stories inspired by such imaginings.
Laundry Day (Three Short Tales of Love & Madness)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Laundry Day, the world is held hostage by an alien force that puts the fate of mankind in the hands of an ambivalent young man. In Theodore & the Red Light, one man's quest for sugar becomes an odyssey of self-loathing when he gets into an argument with a stop light. In Nicholas and Ana, the last atomic bomb is about to be dropped, but not before Nicholas can reconcile with his estranged wife.