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Five Shorts
Series: Dancing Pig Originals. Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Five Shorts is a Dancing Pig Original publication - showcasing work by author Clive Gilson. This small collection of Flash Fiction shorts showcases a number of prize winning stories from competitions.
The Death of a Mother-in-Law and Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,880. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The short stories in Helen Hudson's "Death of a Mother-in-Law" present characters struggling to connect — The stories explore strained efforts to bridge racial divides and fraught attempts to find closure in the face of death. Each, whether comedic or dramatic, is enlivened by Hudson's gift for detail and remarkable turn of phrase.
Joyful Mourning - A True Love Story
You set the price! Words: 31,560. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
Rebecca, a small town girl, meets Pastor Tedd, the man of her dreams! They share an uncompromising devotion to God and each other. This is the true story of Tedd Woodworth and his faithful wife, Rebecca and the wonder of a love which must end too soon. The author takes you through the amazing coincidences which lead to Rebecca's loss and a new life and a new hope.
Wishes and Regrets
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Born with a gift that no human should possess, Darrel has lived a life of wonder. Now terminally ill, he has one last desire. While Darrel’s gift has allowed him to fulfill so many of his wishes, it also caused an unspeakable tragedy that left him forever filled with regret and cost him his true love. Is it too late to find closure, or has fate conspired to do Darrel one last favor?
The Tears You'll Never Cry (a poem for mourning the loss of a child)
Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This poem is for anyone who has lost a child. You are free to use it in non-commercial endeavors, such as memorial tributes; please include my name as the author, and please do not alter it in any way. It was written on 17 December 2012, for the victims of the Sandy Hook massacre.
Anchored Leaves
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,260. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Vicious dogs named Waldo, love potions, lost souls overflow an old house with haunting memories. Beautifully written, heartbreaking to read.
Joy, Interrupted: An Anthology On Motherhood and Loss
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 75,820. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / City & Town Life
Joy can be interrupted - but not lost. Most people think of motherhood as a joyous experience, but for some it can be an experience of interrupted joy. This anthology delves into the subject of motherhood and loss from different perspectives of authors and artists from all over the world. Contributors explore such topics as Adoption, Death, Infertility, Disabilities, Illness, and Estrangement.
Yesterday Mourning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,510. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Yvette is a forty-one year old woman devastated from losing both parents during her twenties—one to terminal disease and the other to life’s complications. Vera is the stepsister she never imagined nor wanted. When their father's health takes a turn for the worse, both must decide if they have the strength to release yesterday's burdens or will a childhood secret damage an already broken family.
An Unforgivable Secret (Amish Secrets - Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 49,660. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite, Fiction » Literature » Religious
Hannah has a good life. A beautiful home, a loving husband, and a wonderful Amish community are only a few of her daily blessings. But she has carried a heavy burden for years: a secret that no one must know. When tragedy strikes, her secret threatens to be revealed, jeopardizing everything she’s ever loved. Will Hannah be able to face her greatest fear and find God's purpose for her life?
Mourning Has Broken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,640. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
Giving herself a year of mourning after her sister's untimely death, the author goes about her life as memories and myriads of emotions assail her. Through it all, she explores the meaning of life and the changing of her beliefs, taking the reader through a journey of sorrow, grief, regret, joy and hope.