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I Still Remember
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
As I approach the 16th anniversary of my wife's death, I thought it only appropriate to publish a book of poems that I wrote for her.
Transplanted Destiny
Series: Mages of Tindiere. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Sixty-three years of war had taken its toll on everyone in Rudrash, Chisa included. He was old. So old for someone who still felt so young. His body was failing him. Worse, it was failing Na'im. His magical younger brother and weapon against their enemies. Soon he wouldn't be able to wield Na'im anymore. Wouldn't be able to protect Na'im from those who saw him as nothing more than a tool.
Franny and June
Price: Free! Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
‘Franny and June’ is ‘Freaky Friday’ meets ‘We need to talk about Kevin’. Remember all those body-swap movies in the 80s? Like Big and Vice Versa and ask yourself, what might happen if the doting parent misses their youth a little too much. Who wouldn’t like another chance to do all again, to get it right this time? To be young and pain free, careless and bright? Still, what price would you pay?
Creaks and Groans
Series: Tales of Unification. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Purple and green billowed as he exhaled. Pixie dust. Felix's one vice, helped his knees stop aching and his body remember what it was like to be young. But this batch brought rage instead of youth, violence instead of relief. Not a good thing to inflict on an old dragon hunter, especially one as not-human as Felix. Only question was who'd pay for it: his neighbor Youneda or the dealer.
Budhi Kaki Kehti Hai (Hindi ebook)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: Hindi. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
एक वृद्धा जो अवगत करा रही है जीवन के अनगिनत पहलुओं को. उसकी बुढ़ापे की समझ और विचारों से दुनिया को देखने का हमारा नजारा बदल रहा है. वह हमसे अपना अनुभव बांट रही है. बूढ़ी काकी ने रंगों में जीवन को बहते पाया है.
The Empty Flat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
In the first of an irregular series of short gothic stories set in East Anglia, an unemployed loner is offered a council flat with a sinister history on the outskirts of a remote village. He cautiously befriends an elderly neighbour who reminds him of his father, but this new-found sense of security proves to be short-lived as the surrounding darkness encroaches…
Pre Dot Blue Moon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,140. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Have a politically incorrect stomp on an alien world. The voluntary (OK, ‘Shanghaied’) Skuide force nearly arrive but opt to do a straw poll. Those results give rise to Dukiesland, their pre arrival colony. They are not human but are they just and incorruptible. How do three people disappear from Dock’s hospital? Why is this glade protected? Who is shooting at who and why? Patriotism or drugs…
At Ninety-three Can I Tell You Something?
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile
I wrote this book to celebrate that I am ninety-three and am asking whether I can tell you something? I am not the last word in anything! However, you may find some of what I say interesting, indeed, even inspiring. Why don't you read my book, then decide for yourself. That's my picture on the front cover taken at age ninety-three.
The Stupid Mom
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » South Asian and Indian poetry
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The last poem of the book on a mother is the title of the book. I have no shame in sharing with you that while writing the title poem, I wiped my tears at least four to five times and had to stop writing further many times. It is a tribute not only to my mother but to all the mothers for their unselfish sacrifice for their children.The book has another five poems. Hope you will like those as well.
Big Glass Door
You set the price! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An old librarian tells the story of a a summer reading program that went wrong.