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Infiltration Through DNA
Price: Free! Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The author's intention is to help educate about, as well as dispel the institutionalized racist propaganda and treatment of billions of human beings who have been marginalized in this country and world, where they suffer from an inferiority complex based on a systematic indoctrination of race inferiority, under colonialism.
The Adventures of SahebaN: Biography of a Relentless Warrior
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 47,520. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1949, Simone de Beauvoir, author of The Second Sex, wrote: ‘All oppression creates a state of war, this is no exception.
Funny, Sad & True: The Story of How I Wrote This Book
Price: Free! Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Forget about happiness! Life isn't about being happy: it's about being Funny, Sad & True... and that's just fine.
Saul
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Saul is the leader of a peaceful organization fighting for freedom in a uni-partisan United States, where freedoms have been phased out and exchanged for 'love and equality'. Unfortunately, freedom is not always fighting for him.
Oppression (Children of the Gods #1)
Series: Children of the Gods. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,110. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Elyse knows what it means to keep a secret. She's been keeping secrets her whole life. Two, actually. First, that she ages five times slower than average people, so that while she looks eighteen years old, she's closer to eighty. Second, that her blood has a mysterious power to heal. Now, only one other person in the world knows about her age and ability. Or so she thinks.
First They Came...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
"The trick to passing is the same as any successful lie: stick as close to the truth as possible."
Surface and Shadow
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 93,270. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
What are you willing to risk to break free? Smothered by her husband's expectations and the rigid gender roles of the 1970s, Lydia Colton sees a chance to rediscover and unfetter herself—if only she can find out the truth about a wealthy man's suspicious death. Will revealing the truth save or destroy her?
Obsolete
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When we leave Earth, will we forget what it’s like to be human? Mr. Omega, the last unmodified "man", stands trial for unthinkingly preserving his own life over that of a superior being. Read “Obsolete” to decide who’s right. “Obsolete" is a short, speculative fiction, and is also available in the collection “Some More, And Yet Still Even More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND.”
Fear
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Nikal saves a small, starving girl he finds outside after curfew, he inadvertently dooms his own brother who is blamed for his actions. Racked with guilt, he knows that he must make amends, but no one in his family agrees. Only Mirka, the child he saved. How can two children hope to stop their oppressors? Perhaps the two children are not as alone as they think.
A Day in the Life - Award-Winning Short Story
You set the price! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
An eerily dark, award-winning short story with a twist. Can you guess what it is?